IPL Quiz: 10 Questions on the IPL T20 Cricket Tournaments
The Indian Premier League (IPL) is the showcase tournament of T20 cricket. It has added unprecedented colour, controversy and chutzpah to the gentlemanís game. In this quiz, we ask you 10 questions based on the first five seasons of the IPL (2008-2012).
Did you know that during the inaugural edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 as many as six centuries were scored but none by an Indian batsman?
The first seven centuries in IPL were all scored by non-Indian batsmen. Finally, in the semi-final of the 2009 event held in South Africa, Manish Pandey became the first Indian to score a IPL century. It came on 21 May 2009 at the SuperSport Park, Centurion.
Do you know who has scored the slowest century in IPL? That one goes to Sachin Tendulkar, who took 66 balls to reach his hundred. A strike rate of 151.51 ain't very good in IPL, you see!