• 1. This team scored what was the lowest score in ODI cricket in one of the games of the 1979 World Cup. Name it.
    a. India b. Sri Lanka c. Canada d. Pakistan
  • 2. Which was the Test-playing nation that failed to win a single game inthe competition?
    a. Sri Lanka b. Australia c. England d. India
  • 3. Which player played his last ODI in this tournament and finished with a five-for?
    a. Mike Hendrick b. Bishen Bedi c. Alan Hurst d. Gary Cosier
  • 4. Who is the only bowler to have taken a five-for in a World Cup final?
    a. Glenn McGrath b. Wasim Akram c. Joel Garner d. Colin Croft
  • 5. Whose catch did Clive Lloyd drop in the final which led to some experts quipping it was deliberate?
    a. Ian Botham b. Geoff Boycott c. David Gower d. Mike Brearley
  • 6. This team conceded 15 extras in a low-scoring game that they lost by 14 runs. Which one?
    a. Pakistan b. India c. Sri Lanka d. Australia
  • 7. Which bowler conceded fewer runs than the number of overs he bowled in one of the games, and also took half as many wickets as runs conceded?
    a. Bob Willis b. Joel Garner c. Alan Hurst d. Chris Old
  • 8. In a thrilling game between England and Pakistan, who took a brilliant catch to dismiss the final wicket?
    a. Mike Hendrick b. Ian Botham c. Bob Taylor d. Graham Gooch
  • 9. Which pair was involved in the highest partnership for any wicket in the tournament?
    a. Gordon Greenidge and Desmond Haynes b. Mike Brearley and Graham Gooch c. Zaheer Abbas and Majid Khan d. Viv Richards and Collis King
  • 10. Who among these non-wicketkeepers took the most catches in the tournament?
    a. Asif Iqbal b. Viv Richards c. Roy Dias d. Clive Lloyd