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Indian captain Virat Kohli became the first captain to hit six double centuries in Test cricket. He has surpassed -

A) Steve Smith B) Brian Lara
C) Michael Clarke D) Don Bradman

Answer:   B) Brian Lara



Explanation:

Virat Kohli surpasses Brian Lara with sixth Test double hundred as captain.

After reaching the milestone, Virat Kohli became the first captain to score six double tons in Test cricket. He has also become the first player to score six double centuries in just a span of 17 months. He also became the second Indian to score back-to-back double centuries, only after Vinod Kambli.

Apart from him, the only other cricketers who have scored back-to-back double Test tons are Wally Hammond, Don Bradman, Kambli, Kumar Sangakkara and Michael Clarke.

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Q:

How long are professional Golf Tour Players allotted per shot?

A) 22 seconds B) 36 seconds
C) 41 seconds D) 45 seconds
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 45 seconds

Explanation:

Professional Golf Tour Players were allotted 45 seconds per shot.

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Ricky Ponting is also known as _______.

A) Punter B) Ponty
C) Rickster D) Ponter
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Punter

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Who has won the men's singles title at the 82nd Senior National Championship?

A) H S Prannoy B) Ashwini Kumar
C) Rakesh Kumar D) Kidambi Srikanth
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) H S Prannoy

Explanation:

H S Prannoy has won the men’s singles title at the 82nd Senior National Championship Senior National Badminton Championships in Nagpur, Maharashtra on November 8, 2017. He defeated higher ranked Kidambi Srikanth in the final by 21- 15, 16- 21, 21-7.

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Which player has become the first left-arm spinner to take 400 wickets in Test cricket ?

A) Ravindra Jadeja B) Mitchell Starc
C) Rangana Herath D) Kuldeep Yadav
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Rangana Herath

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How many medals has been bagged by India in 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games ?

A) 19 B) 33
C) 27 D) 40
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 40

Explanation:

With 9 gold, 12 silver and 19 bronze, India won 40 medals in 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games and finished the Games at 11th.

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