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What is Steve Waugh's highest Test score against India?
a) 99
b) 150
c) 175

2. Which batsman has scored Australia's highest Test score against India?
a) Dean Jones
b) Matthew Hayden
c) Justin Langer

Wrong! Try again..
Wrong!
The correct answer is Justin Langer.
Langer's 223 in the third Test match in January 2000 in Sydney is the highest Test score by an Australian against India.
Correct!
Langer's 223 in the third Test match in January 2000 in Sydney is the highest Test score by an Australian against India.

3. What is India's lowest Test total against Australia?
a) 58
b) 67
c) 98

Wrong! Try again..
Wrong!
The correct answer is 58.
The Australian side led by Donald Bradman bowled out India for a mere 58 runs in December 1947 at Brisbane.
Correct!
The Australian side led by Donald Bradman bowled out India for a mere 58 runs in December 1947 at Brisbane.

4. Which Indian bowler has taken the most wickets against Australia in Tests?
a) E A S Prasanna
b) Harbhajan Singh
c) Kapil Dev

Wrong! Try again.
Wrong!
The correct answer is Kapil Dev.
Swing bowler Kapil Dev picked up 79 wickets in 20 Test matches against Australia at an average of 25.35.
Correct!
Swing bowler Kapil Dev picked up 79 wickets in 20 Test matches against Australia at an average of 25.35.

5. What is India's highest Test opening partnership against Australia?
a) 151
b) 192
c) 224

Wrong! Try again.
Wrong!
The correct answer is 192.
Chetan Chauhan and Sunil Gavaskar were involved in a 192 run opening partnership at Mumbai in November 1979. India won the match by an innings and 100 runs.
Correct!
Chetan Chauhan and Sunil Gavaskar were involved in a 192 run opening partnership at Mumbai in November 1979. India won the match by an innings and 100 runs.

Compiled by Harish Kotian

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In the quiz You have mentioned Steve Waugh having scored 150 at Brisbane in 1999. Check again. No test was played at Brisbane in 1999-2000 ...


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