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The Highest individual score in a single innings of test cricket is 400, it was scored by West Indies Batsman Brian Lara against England in 2003. Second Highest individual score in a single innings of test cricket is 380, scored by Mathew Hayden against Zimbabwe in 2003. Highest number of runs in a single test ..
Indian Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Pakistan Cricketer Javed Mindad played most number of World Cups in Cricket. Both of them played in Six World Cups. Sachin played in 1992, 1996, 1999, 2003, 2007 and 2011 World Cups. Javed Mindad played in 1975, 1979, 1983, 1987, 1992 and 1996 World Cups.
The Highest score in One Day International cricket is 443 in 50 overs. This record was created by Sri Lanka in 2006 against Netherlands. Previously the highest score was 438 scored by Australian team against South Africa in 2005. The Highest total score in One Day international World cup is 417, it was scored by ..
Union Government’s ambitious Pratyaksha Hastaantarit Laabh (PAHAL) scheme has been acknowledged as the world’s largest cash transfer program (households) by the Guinness Book of World Records. Pratyaksha Hastaantarit Laabh (PAHAL) scheme The scheme was formally launched as Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme for LPG subsidy in 2013 in 291 districts under the aegis of Union Ministry ..
World’s largest flag was unfurled at an event in Ong Jmel in the southern desert area of Tunisia. Tunisian national flag of the size of 19 football pitches was unfurled in a bid to set a Guinness World Record and promote patriotism in the face of Islamist extremism. In this event hundreds of Tunisian’s participated ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2015