31 Oct 2003 18:32:53
Robert Henderson
Cricket quiz November 2003

In celebration of Hayden's new Test record score, a quiz about left
handers

1. Name the 19 left arm pace bowlers who have played for England. The
bowlers must qualify for at least all-rounder status, ie no occasionals.

2. Name the three chinaman and googly bowlers who have taken wickets in
a Test match for England.

3. Who was the first left handed batsman to score a Test century?

4. Who was the first left handed batsman to score a Test double century?

5. What are the best innings Test figures by a left arm bowler?

6. Which left hander has scored the most Test hundreds?

7. What cricketing behavioural peculiarity do Mike Bissex and Kevin
James share?

8. The great left-handed allrounder Frank Woolley holds a cricket
career record unlikely to be broken. What is it?

9. Who was the first left handed batsman to be picked as a specialist
batsman for a Test team?

10. In cricketing terms, what was unique about Fleetwood-Smith? RH
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Robert Henderson
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01 Nov 2003 08:12:17
Sean Ayling
Re: Cricket quiz November 2003


"Robert Henderson" <Philip@anywhere.demon.co.uk > wrote in message
news:pm1UTFBVrqo$EwCi@anywhere.demon.co.uk...
> In celebration of Hayden's new Test record score, a quiz about left
> handers
>
> 1. Name the 19 left arm pace bowlers who have played for England. The
> bowlers must qualify for at least all-rounder status, ie no occasionals.
>
> 2. Name the three chinaman and googly bowlers who have taken wickets in
> a Test match for England.
>
> 3. Who was the first left handed batsman to score a Test century?
>
> 4. Who was the first left handed batsman to score a Test double century?
>
> 5. What are the best innings Test figures by a left arm bowler?
I don't suppose it is Allan Border's 7 fer something or othere at Sydney
against the Windies.
>
> 6. Which left hander has scored the most Test hundreds?
>
> 7. What cricketing behavioural peculiarity do Mike Bissex and Kevin
> James share?
They throw right handed in spite of bowling left handed.
>
> 8. The great left-handed allrounder Frank Woolley holds a cricket
> career record unlikely to be broken. What is it?
>
> 9. Who was the first left handed batsman to be picked as a specialist
> batsman for a Test team?
>
> 10. In cricketing terms, what was unique about Fleetwood-Smith? RH
> --
> Robert Henderson
> philip@anywhere.demon.co.uk
> Blair Scandal web site at http://www.geocities.com/blairscandal/
> Personal web site at http://www.anywhere.demon.co.uk