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Exercise :: Sports - Latest Current Affairs

  • Sports - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which team won the 115th Aga Khan Gold Cup tournament in New Delhi?

A. Madhya Pradesh Team
B. SHA Team
C. Army XI Danapur
D. SAIL Hockey Academy

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Steel Authority of India's Hockey Academy wins 115th Aga Khan Gold Cup tournament by beating Army XI Danapur by 2-1 at Major Dhyan Chand hockey stadium in New Delhi. Jay Prakash Patel scored the match-winning goal for the SAIL Hockey Academy (SHA) in the final match of Aga Khan Gold Cup which is one of the oldest hockey tournament in the country. The SHA team defeated Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy by 4-2 in the semifinals. SAIL Hockey Academy is run by SAIL's Rourkela Steel Plant.

2. 

Which team won the Admiral's Cup 2018?

A. Nigeria
B. Singapore
C. Italy
D. Poland

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Team Italy won the Admiral's Cup 2018. The ninth edition of 'Admirals Cup' Sailing Regatta (2018) concluded with a glittering closing ceremony at Ettikulam Beach at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala. Team Singapore was the Runners-Up and Team USA came third. The host country team (Indian Naval Academy) finished fourth in the overall position of Admiral's Cup 2018.

3. 

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has submitted a formal expression of interest to host __________ Olympics.

A. 2028
B. 2026
C. 2024
D. 2032

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has submitted a formal expression of interest to bid for 2032 Olympics. Mumbai and Delhi are the top two options under consideration by Indian Olympic Association (IOA), which has approached the International Olympic Committee. India is holding on to its dream of hosting the Olympic games for the first time. The bidding process is expected to start in 2022 and a host city will be decided by 2025.

4. 

Recently, Delhi Daredevils was renamed as __________.

A. Delhi Riders
B. Delhi Squad
C. Delhi Smoggers
D. Delhi Capitals

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Delhi Daredevils renamed as Delhi Capitals ahead of 2019 IPL season. The change in name comes close on the heels of JSW Sports picking up a 50 percent stake in the franchise. Ahead of the 2019 IPL auctions, the Delhi Daredevils released former captain Gautam Gambhir and a host of international stars which include Jason Roy, Glenn Maxwell and Liam Plunkett, along with Indian paceman Mohammed Shami.

5. 

Which country win the FIH Women's Hockey Champions Trophy?

A. Argentina
B. Netherlands
C. Australia
D. Britain

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Netherlands took a decisive seventh title at the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Women's Hockey Champions Trophy event with a 5-1 victory over Australia in Changzhou Wujin, China. This is Netherland's 43rd consecutive win in the tournament's final and thus Netherlands remain the world's number one women's team in the FIH Hero World Rankings, a position they have held since October 2011.