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Exercise :: Sports - Latest Current Affairs

  • Sports - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which football team has won the 37th All India Governor's Gold Cup football tournament-2017?

A. Hindustan Eagles
B. Churchill Brothers
C. Delhi Dynamos
D. Mohun Bagan

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Mohun Bagan has won the 37th All India Governor's Gold Cup football tournament-2017 for the 10th time by defeating Partha Chakra by a narrow 1-0 margin in the final match played at Paljor Stadium in Gangtok on October 15, 2017. Mohun Bagan's striker GA Kramah scored the lone goal in the seventh minute to win the match.

2. 

According to BCCI, this test is mandatory for cricketers to pass the endurance test.

A. Yo-Yo Test
B. Sit and reach test
C. Aerobic Endurance
D. Bleep test

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

In a bid to make India Cricket team one of the fittest sides in world cricket, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has made it mandatory for cricketers to pass the 'yo-yo' endurance test. This test is widely used by selection bodies in various sports including hockey, football and cricket. In a yo-yo test, players have to pace themselves to and fro between two rows of cones kept 20 metres apart. For every round the player has to sync his sprint with the beeps that are played.

3. 

Which country becomes smallest nation ever to enter FIFA World Cup?

A. Maldives
B. Iceland
C. Monaco
D. Ethiopia

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Iceland becomes the smallest country ever to qualify for the final stage of the FIFA World Cup, after topping its qualifying group. The island nation has a population of over 3,34,000 with over 20,000 registered football players. Last year, Iceland played its first major tournament, the UEFA European Championship, where the team defeated England and reached the quarter-final stage.

4. 

India bags __________ medals in 20th Asia Masters meet.

A. 37
B. 42
C. 58
D. 39

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

India has finished second in the recently-concluded 20th Asia Masters Athletics Championships in Rugao, China by bagging 37 gold medals in the event. China bagged 146 medals, including 37 golds, 43 silvers and 66 bronze. China was topped.

5. 

This country won its First Ever Wushu World Championship Gold?

A. Australia
B. Pakistan
C. South Africa
D. India

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Pooja Kadian became the first ever Indian sportsperson to win a gold medal at the Wushu World Championship in Kazan, Russia. Pooja, a head constable in the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) won gold in the South Asian Games and silver in the 2013 World Championship.