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New Inductees into ICC Hall of Fame

Current context: Sachin Tendulkar and Allan Donald has been inducted into the International Cricket Council's (ICCs) Hall of Fame
New Inductees into ICC Hall of Fame
  • The ICC Hall of Fame cherishes the contribution of crickets over generations
  • To become eligible for induction into ICC Hall of Fame, the player should have played his last international match at least 5 years before
  • Sachin Tendulkar became the 6th Indian to be inducted in the list
  • Two-time World Cup-winning Australian woman cricketer Cathryn Fitzpatrick was also inducted in the list along with South African pace legend Allan Donald
  • Fitzpatrick is the 2nd highest wicket-taker in women’s cricket with 180 ODI scalps and 60 in Tests
  • Sunil Gavaskar (2009), Kapil Dev (2009), Bishan Singh Bedi (2009), Anil Kumble (2015), Rahul Dravid (2018) are the 5 players already listed in ICC Hall of Fame

Question: 

Q.1 Which Indian player is recently inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame?
a. Sourav Ganguly
b. M.S. Dhoni
c. Sachin Tendulkar
d. Virat Kohli
New Inductees into ICC Hall of Fame New Inductees into ICC Hall of Fame Reviewed by Neha on July 19, 2019 Rating: 5

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