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Exercise :: Sports - Latest Current Affairs

  • Sports - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which team has emerged as champions of the 2nd edition of Hero Super Cup 2019?

A. FC Goa
B. Chennaiyin FC
C. Bengaluru FC
D. Jamshedpur FC

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

FC Goa, nicknamed as 'Gaurs', emerged as champions of the 2nd edition of Hero Super Cup 2019 after beating Chennaiyin FC 2-1 at the Kalinka Stadium in Bhubaneswar. Goa lifted their first ever Trophy.19 year old Goa Goal keeper Mohammad Nawaz has been named as Hero of the Match. In six years of existence, FC Goa accounted for two Indian Super League semi-finals and two finals and then in their first Super Cup final, they conquered their first trophy.

2. 

ICC and UNICEF patners to deliver One Day for Children at Mens Cricket World Cup 2019. Its campaign is;

A. #OneDay4Cricket
B. #OneDay4Match
C. #OneDay4Player
D. #OneDay4Children

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket for Good in partnership with UNICEF announced #OneDay4Children, a tournament-wide campaign focussed on bringing the world of cricket together as one team to help build a better world for every child, at the 2019 World Cup. The campaign was launched by Former England batsman and #OneDay4Children ambassador Nasser Hussain along with all-rounder Chris Woakes. There will be #OneDay4Children (#OD4C) activity throughout all 48 matches of the event. England and India will sport special one-off #OD4C branded kit on June 30 at Edgbaston. The money raised will support UNICEF's work in cricket playing nations to help children learn to play and be healthy.

3. 

Which Hockey team won Malaysia series?

A. Germany
B. Spain
C. India
D. Malaysia

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian women's hockey team defeated Malaysia by a solitary goal and won by 4-0 in the 5-match bilateral series held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. India won with the help of Navjot Kaur's fine field goal in the 35th minute with a good defensive display. In the 5-match bilateral series, India won by 3-0, 5-0, draw 4-4 and win the last two matches 1-0 respectively.

4. 

Who has collaborated with Serbian Tennis Federation (STF) to train Indian junior players?

A. All India Football Federation
B. Indian Olympic Association
C. All India Tennis Association
D. International Tennis Federation

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

All India Tennis Association (AITA) has collaborated with Serbian Tennis Federation (STF) to train Indian junior players under world renowned Serbian coaches, at the RK Khanna Stadium, New Delhi. This pact will aim to cooperate within the sphere of competence to work towards the development of junior tennis players in India. Serbia's trainers and coaches will come to India for a camp for the under 12, 14, 16 and 18 categories. Then in the latter half of the year, preparation camp will also be conducted in Serbia for 8-10 players in the age group of 15-18 and 3-4 trainers.

5. 

What is the position of India in the FIFA rankings which is released on 4 April 2019?

A. 85
B. 101
C. 92
D. 72

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Indian men's football team gained two places to rise to 101 in the FIFA rankings released on 4 April 2019. With 1219 total ranking points, the Indian team lies 18th among the Asian countries. Belgium holds on to the top spot, while Iran topped the Asian rankings at 21 followed by Japan (26), South Korea (37), Australia (41) and Qatar (55).