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Evo’s Gunpowder Plot Cricket Quiz

Don’t fancy going out in the cold tonight well here is Gunpowder Plot related quiz (with some creativity).  No prizes but a just a little fun.

1. I was born on 5 November and have played  in the last three Cricket World Cups – winning one.  Who am I?I

2. I played for Glamorgan and had two test  matches for England in 1998.  Who am I?

3. With Nelson hosting a Guy Fawkes Night T20  between NZ and England.  Which former Torquay overseas player played representative cricket in that area?

4. John Fawkes played first class cricket for  which county?

5. The David Shepherd Cricket Trust may give  you one of these?

6. I played cricket for England and have the  same name as a currently top jockey.  Who  am I?

7. Which ground in York held a first class  match in 2019 (the first in the city since 1890)?

8. Since retiring from playing.  I’ve coached both India and New Zealand.  Who am I?

9. The Rev Cannon Andrew Wingfield Digby  played minor counties cricket for whom?

10. On the eve of the 2016 season I retired  from first class cricket to concentrate on coaching and working for Sky.  Who am I?

11. How many test match wickets did Curtly  Ambrose take?

12. I made my debut for Middlesex in 2004 and  now play for Leicestershire my fourth county.   Who am I?

13. Susie Bates plays test cricket for which  nation?

14. Indoor cricket keeps players active during  the winter.  How many players are in an  indoor team?

15. Which two counties did Percy Fender play  for?

16. My innings ended on 5 November 1964 aged  just 14.  My home was Lords.  Who was I?

17. Which England cricketer recently appeared  on the Guido Fawkes website?

18. Who is the only PM to play first class  cricket?

19. I won the Woman’s World Cup in 2017 and my  father played in the 1980 European Cup Final for Nottingham Forest.  Who am I?

20. Which member of the Royal Family has been  President of the MCC?

Good Luck and answers will appear next weekend.

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