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Which team advanced to the Coap America Finals 2011 without winning any of its five matches in open play?

A) Brazil B) Paraguay
C) Venezuela D) Peru

Answer:   B) Paraguay

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Who is named as 'Captain of the year' in the 10th annual ESPNcricinfo Awards ?

A) Quinton de Kock B) Hayley Williams
C) Ben Stokes D) Virat Kohli
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Virat Kohli

Explanation:

Indian international cricketer Virat Kohli has named as the 'Captain of the Year' at the 10th annual ESPNcricinfo Awards. Kohli led India to nine wins out of 12 Tests in the year 2016.

♦ The ESPNcricinfo awards honour the best batting and bowling performances across the international formats of the game in the preceding calendar year.
♦ This year ESPNcricinfo introduced awards for women’s cricket across all three international formats.

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Who became the fastest bowler to get to 250 wickets in the test matches ?

A) K. Rabada B) R. Ashwin
C) T G Southee D) Jadeja
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) R. Ashwin

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Indian Cricket team off-spin specialist Ravichandran Ashwin has become the fastest cricketer to take 250 wickets in the Test matches. Ashwin surpassed Australian fast bowler Dennis Keith Lillee to reach the milestone of 250 Test wicket. Thus Ravichandran Ashwin has become the sixth Indian bowler to reach 250 test wickets.

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Who wins The World's Best Playmaker of the year 2016 ?

A) Lionel Messi B) Toni Kroos
C) Riyad Mahrez D) Andres Iniesta
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Lionel Messi

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Argentine Star Lionel Messi was chosen as the World’s Best Playmaker for the year 2016 on December 29, 2016, by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS). Messi topped the list with 172 points followed by Andres Iniesta at second spot with 66 points and Toni Kross third with 45 points.

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First Indian woman, to win The silver medal in Rio Olympics 2016 ?

A) Sakshi Malik B) P V Sindhu
C) Dipa Karmakar D) Saina Nehwal
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) P V Sindhu

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Who are winners of 2016 Kabaddi World Cup ?

A) Iran B) Australia
C) India D) Bangladesh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) India

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