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Exercise :: Sports - Latest Current Affairs

  • Sports - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

How many gold medals are won by Indian boxers on 7th edition of Nation's Cup tournament in, Serbia?

A. 13
B. 11
C. 18
D. 15

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Indian boxers have claimed 11 gold medals and both the team championship trophies in the Nation's Cup tournament for junior and youth women in Sombor, Serbia. The junior team won 13 medals, nine gold, two silver and two bronze medals, while the youth team clinched four medals 3 gold (60, 64 and 81 kilogram)and one bronze (54 kilogram).

2. 

Sarjubala Devi has clinched gold in which category at the 2018 National Women's Boxing Championship?

A. 48kg category
B. 57kg category
C. 54kg category
D. 62kg category

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Former world silver medallist Sarjubala Devi representing Manipur claimed the gold in 48kg category in the 2018 National Women's Boxing Championships in Rohtak on January 13. She was also given the best boxer trophy.

3. 

The 2nd edition of the Elite Women's National Boxing Championship begin in __________.

A. Tripura
B. Haryana
C. Meghalaya
D. Uttarakhand

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 2nd edition of the Elite Women's National Boxing Championship, began in Haryana. The Elite Women's National Boxing Championship is considered as selection trials for the upcoming Common Wealth Games and the Asian Games. Boxers like Sarita Devi, Sarjubala, Sonia Lather are participating in the tournament. Around 300 top boxers participate in the tournament.

4. 

This state has signed the Host City Contract with the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to host the 39th National Games in 2022.

A. West Bengal
B. Nagaland
C. Jharkhand
D. Meghalaya

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Meghalaya has signed the Host City Contract with the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to host the 39th National Games in 2022. IOA, Meghalaya State Olympic Association and Meghalaya state government have signed the tripartite contract. A working group under Sports Minister Zenith Sangma has been commissioned. Also, a Land Bank Committee and Team Preparation Committee have been formed. Rs 4.5 crore cheque was submitted to IOA as bid money for the National Games. Around 14,450 athletes and officials are expected to participate in the games.

5. 

Which of the following country bans Solo Climbing on Mount Everest recently?

A. Iran
B. China
C. Nepal
D. Bhutan

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Nepal banned solo climbers from scaling its mountains, including Mount Everest, in a bid to reduce accidents. The new safety regulations also prohibit double amputee and blind climbers from attempting to reach the summit of the world's highest peak without a valid medical certificate. The law had been revised to make mountaineering safer and to decrease deaths.