Cricket Web Logo
Cricket Coach 2014 - Order Now
Cricket Web Logo
Australia Bangladesh Bermuda Canada England India Ireland Kenya Netherlands New Zealand Pakistan Scotland South Africa Sri Lanka West Indies Zimbabwe
Ask the Spider: Ask The Spider #50
Leave a comment »

Q: Who was the first batsman to score two centuries on his FC debut?

A :Australia's Arthur Morris was the first to achieve this, making his debut in the New South Wales vs Queensland in 1940-41.
Q: Who took most first-class wickets on a tour of England?

A: Australia's Charles Turner took an incredible 283 wickets at 11.68 in 1888.
Q: In the match between Australia and Sri Lanka at the Gabba in 2007, all five Australian bowlers took the same number of wickets in each innings - has this ever happened before in Tests?

A: Yes, and once again it was Australia who achieved this, in their match against South Africa at Adelaide in 1932.
Q: When was the first declaration in Test cricket?

A: This occured during the Ashes Test at Lord's in 1893
Q: What's the most number of wickets where both teams had only two bowlers combine for the total?

A: Two bowlers on each side have combined for at least 18 wickets on two occasions, both Ashes Tests. The first was at the SCG in 1888, and the second at the MCG in 1902.
Q: Which Test opener has had most partners?

A: India's Sunil Gavaskar had 19 partners in his long and storied career.
Bookmark and Share
Will you be the first to leave a comment?

Leave a comment
Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they have been approved.

Name: (required)
Email: (will not be published) (required)
Verification Image: (required)
verification image, type it in the box
Your Comments: (required)
Recent Articles
Recent Comments
I always wondering that how many consucative overs bowled by any team (not individual)in Test and on
Jay morley
Hey spider I'm Henry Morley's grandson and yes he did score 64 off an 8 ball over! Will try upload a
Aslam Taher
But what is Sachin's contribution to indian cricket team as far as winning is concerned. We dont nee
Hello I am asking the same question as Lily Shin on 21 July 2010, looking forward to replies, Thanks
Mohammad Umair
What is the lowest total defended by a team in ODI and Test?
Lily Shih
Who can tell me what kind of lacquer should be lacquered on the top of an indoor cricket ball ?
I was presuming the question meant in finite-length Tests - the famous 1930 Sabina Test (only, of co
>> At The Oval in 1987, Pakistan, already one-nil up in the series going into the final match, pile