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Exercise : Sports - Latest Current Affairs
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26.
Who is set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the BCCI Awards?
Sachin Tendulkar
Ravi Shastri
Virat Kohli
Rahul Dravid
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Ravi Shastri, the former Indian head coach, is slated to be honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the BCCI Awards in Hyderabad, recognizing his significant contributions to Indian cricket.

27.
Who secured a bronze medal at the Grand Prix De France Henri Deglane wrestling tournament in Nice, France?
Sushil Kumar
Bajrang Punia
Ravi Kumar Dahiya
Deepak Punia
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Tokyo Olympic silver medallist Ravi Kumar Dahiya made a triumphant return to wrestling, securing a bronze at the Grand Prix De France Henri Deglane tournament in Nice, France, after overcoming injuries that had sidelined him during the entire 2023 season.

28.
Who secured her first women's singles title at the India Open, defeating Chen Yu Fei in a dominant straight-game victory?
Priyanshu Rajawat
Tai Tzu Ying
Prannoy H. S
Kodai Naraoka
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Tai Tzu Ying clinched her maiden women's singles India Open title with a commanding straight-game victory over Chen Yu Fei, reaffirming her status as one of the game's greatest players.

29.
Who recently became the first Indian to achieve a stage victory at the Dakar Rally?
Aravind KP
C. S. Santosh
Harith Noah
Aishwarya Pissay
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Harith Noah, riding for Sherco TVS Rally Factory and hailing from Kerala, made history by securing a stage victory in Stage 8 of the Dakar Rally. His remarkable performance marks a significant milestone for Indian representation in this prestigious event.

30.
Which company has secured the title sponsorship of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for the next five years?
Vivo
Tata
Dream11
Jio
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Tata Group, through Tata Sons Private Limited, strategically utilized its Right to Match card to retain the title sponsorship of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for the seasons spanning 2024 to 2028. This decision follows their earlier replacement of Vivo as the IPL title sponsor for the 2022 and 2023 seasons, solidifying an extended and prominent association with the cricket league.