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26. 

Which one of the following companies has roped in Tokyo Olympic Silver-medalist Mirabai Chanu for its "Stay in Play" campaign?

A. Puma
B. Reebok
C. Nike
D. Adidas

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Adidas has roped in Tokyo Olympic Silver-medalist Mirabai Chanu for its "Stay in Play" campaign for its latest product innovation designed to keep more menstruating women in sports.

27. 

Indian para-athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu has claimed silver in which event at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics?

A. Javelin Throw
B. Shooting
C. High Jump
D. Discuss Throw

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

India's Mariyappan Thangavelu has won the silver medal in the men's high jump (T63) at the Tokyo Paralympics.

28. 

Sharad Kumar has won the bronze medal in which event at Tokyo Paralympics?

A. Tennis
B. Shotput
C. High Jump
D. Shooting

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Sharad Kumar has won the bronze medal, clearing the 1.83m mark, in men's high jump (T63) at the Tokyo Paralympics.

29. 

Yogesh Kathuniya has claimed the silver medal for India in which event at Paralympics 2020?

A. Javelin Throw
B. Shooting
C. Shotput
D. Discus Throw

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

India's discus thrower Yogesh Kathuniya has clinched the silver medal at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics in the men's Discus Throw F56 final event.

30. 

Avani Lekhara has won the first gold medal for India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020 in which event?

A. Tennis
B. Archery
C. Badminton
D. Shooting

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Indian paralympic shooter Avani Lekhara won the first gold medal for India at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020 in the women's 10m air rifle standing SH1 event.