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The Test Career of Geoffrey Boycott 
"Boycott's swan song - some highlights from his later England career, with a few statistics at the end for good measure."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
The scene is the WACA stadium at Perth, during the 1979-80 England tour of Australia. What unusual feat did Boycott achieve on this ground in the First Test of the three-match series?
scored a hundred in each innings
scored 99 in each innings
scored a double hundred in the fourth innings of the match
carried his bat through an England innings
"Naturally I am interested," remarked Boycott when Brearley stepped down from the England captaincy in the spring of 1980. The Test selectors, however, chose a much younger player to skipper the side against the West Indies that summer. Who was it?
As, in Mike Brearley's judgment, "the best defensive batsman in the world", Boycott was a good foil for the clinically aggressive Graham Gooch, who had become his regular England opening partner by 1980. Which one of these statements is true of their opening partnerships against the West Indies that summer?
Boycott scored 123 at Old Trafford after Gooch failed
they put on three century partnerships together
their highest partnership was 71 at the Oval
Gooch scored 123 at Lord's after Boycott failed
How did Boycott celebrate his appearance in the Centenary Test between England and Australia at Lord's at the end of the 1980 home season?
by running out Greg Chappell to win the match
by holding five catches on the boundary
by scoring a century
by taking five wickets with his medium-paced bowling
Which great West Indian fast bowler, known affectionately to his peers as "Whispering Death" (and, according to Boycott, the fastest bowler he ever faced), dismissed the Yorkshireman for 0 and 1 at Bridgetown, Barbados in the Second Test of the 1980-81 series?
How did Boycott celebrate his appearance in the first-ever Test match played at the beautiful St John's ground in Antigua, on the 1980-81 Caribbean tour?
by scoring a century
by getting hopelessly drunk on the eve of the match
by dancing naked in the middle of the pitch
by gifting his wicket to local boy Vivian Richards
Who was the last England captain that Boycott played under in Test cricket?
Which one of these things did *not* happen to Boycott on the Indian tour of 1981-82?
he scored his 22nd Test century at Delhi
he resumed the vice-captaincy of the side
he became the leading English run-scorer in Tests
he returned home early from the tour under a cloud
How many Test matches did Boycott play in altogether?
What was Boycott's final Test career batting average?
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Compiled Jul 15 13