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31. 

Vikas Thakur who won a silver medal for India at Commonwealth Games 2022 is associated with which sport?

A. Weightlifting
B. Badminton
C. Judo
D. Boxing

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Indian weightlifter Vikas Thakur won a silver medal in the men's 96kg final with a combined lift of 346 kg at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.

32. 

Who has won India's first-ever medal in the high jump at Commonwealth Games 2022?

A. Hima Das
B. Tejaswin Shankar
C. M Sreeshankar
D. Dutee Chand

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

India's Tejaswin Shankar has created history by winning India's first-ever medal in the high jump.

33. 

India won a historic gold in which sports for the first-ever time at Commonwealth Games?

A. Rowing
B. Water Polo
C. Fencing
D. Lawn Bowl

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Indian Lawn Bowls team scripted history by clinching gold in the women's fours final at Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022.

34. 

Tulika Mann has won a silver medal in which sport at Commonwealth Games?

A. Squash
B. Track and Field
C. Judo
D. Weightlifting

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Tulika Mann became the third Indian Judoka to win a medal at Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.

35. 

Who scored a crucial victory for India against Hungary at the 44th Chess Olympiad?

A. Koneru Humpy
B. Harika Dronavalli
C. Suhani Shah
D. Tania Sachdev

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

IM Tania Sachdev scored a crucial victory for India in a tactical fight over WIM Zsoka Gaal of Hungary.