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36.
Who became the oldest World No. 1 in ATP Rankings history?
Novak Djokovic
Roger Federer
Rafael Nadal
Andy Murray
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Novak Djokovic achieved the milestone of becoming the oldest World No. 1 in ATP Rankings history at 36 years and 321 days, surpassing Roger Federer's record. His dedication to training, recovery, and holistic health practices has contributed to his enduring success in tennis.

37.
Who has become the first Bangladeshi umpire to be appointed to the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires?
Sanjay Manjrekar
Sharfuddoula
Wasim Khan
Tony Hill
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Sharfuddoula has made history by becoming the first Bangladeshi umpire appointed to the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires. His selection was part of the ICC's annual review and selection process, marking a significant milestone in Bangladeshi cricket umpiring.

38.
Which institution is hosting the 6th Shaastra Rapid FIDE Rated Chess Tournament?
IIT Delhi
IIT Madras
IIT Bombay
IIT Kanpur
Answer: Option
Explanation:
IIT Madras is hosting the 6th Shaastra Rapid FIDE Rated Chess Tournament, showcasing the participation of several top-level chess players and offering a substantial prize fund.

39.
Which state was crowned champion at the Boxing Sub Junior National Championship?
Haryana
Punjab
Karnataka
Maharashtra
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Haryana emerged as the champion at the Boxing Sub Junior National Championship, securing team titles in both boys and girls categories with an impressive medal tally. Their dominance was evident with top finishes and multiple gold medals, showcasing their prowess in boxing at the national level.

40.
Who became the first Indian cricketer to score 12,000 T20 runs?
Virat Kohli
Rohit Sharma
Shikhar Dhawan
Ajinkya Rahane
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli achieved the milestone of scoring 12,000 runs in the T20 format, making him the first Indian cricketer to reach this landmark.