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Exercise :: Sports - Latest Current Affairs

  • Sports - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

The World Athletics anti-doping body handed a four year ban to which indian sports person?

A. Kiranjeet Kaur
B. M. R. Poovamma
C. Kunjarani Devi
D. K. T. Irfan

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The World Athletics anti-doping body handed a four year ban to 32 year old Kiranjeet Kaur, long-distance runner, for violation of anti-doping rule with the abuse of Enobosarm and its metabolite. The samples were tested in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) accredited laboratory in Doha since the National Dope Testing laboratory is under suspension from the World Anti-Doping Agency.

2. 

Who won men's events respectively in Steinitz Memorial online blitz chess?

A. Daniil Dubov
B. Viswanathan Anand
C. Magnus Carlsen
D. Garry Kasparov

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Magnus Carlsen of Norway and Ukraine's Kateryna Lagno win men's and women's events respectively in Steinitz Memorial online blitz chess.

3. 

Footballer, Artiz Aduriz announced his retirement at the age of 39 after finding out that he requires prosthetic hip replacement surgery. He is from which country?

A. Croatia
B. Spain
C. Ukraine
D. Portugal

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Spanish footballer, Athletic Bilbao striker Artiz Aduriz announced his retirement at the age of 39 after finding out that he requires prosthetic hip replacement surgery.

4. 

Who has become the highest paid female athlete in the world, topping American great Serena Williams?

A. Venus Williams
B. Naomi Osaka
C. Steffi Graf
D. Simone Biles

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Osaka, a two-time Grand Slam champion, ranks No. 29 on the 2020 Forbes list of the world's 100 top-paid athletes while Williams is No. 33. Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has become the highest paid female athlete in the world, topping American great Serena Williams.

5. 

Jitendra Nath Pande who had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week, died at his residence on 23 May. He was a professional?

A. Doctor
B. Cricketer
C. Boxer
D. Singer

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Dr Jitendra Nath Pande, an eminent pulmonologist and former head of the Department of Medicine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi, who had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week, died at his residence on 23 May. He was 79.