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46. 

Who has been chosen as the Indian team's flag bearer for the opening ceremony of the 2022 Commonwealth Games?

A. P.V. Sindhu
B. Lovlina Borgohane
C. Neeraj Chopra
D. Meerabai Chanu

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Ace India badminton player PV Sindhu has been chosen as the flagbearer of the Indian contingent for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games 2022.

47. 

Which nation has been stripped of its ICC membership?

A. Turkey
B. Israel
C. Russia
D. Bulgaria

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Russia's ICC membership, which has suspended during the 2021 AGM has been terminated during the ongoing ICC annual conference.

48. 

Which former Indian cricketer has been appointed to ICC Cricket Committee?

A. VVS Laxman
B. Javagal Srinath
C. Virender Sehwag
D. Anil Kumble

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Veteran cricketers VVS Laxman and Daniel Vettori have been appointed to the ICC Men's Cricket Committee as current player representatives.

49. 

Which athlete has pulled out of Commonwealth Games 2022 due to injury?

A. Mirabai Chanu
B. Neeraj Chopra
C. PV Sindhu
D. Kidambi Srikanth

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Olympic gold medalist and star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has pulled out of Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham due to an injury.

50. 

SAI has launched the campaign "Create for India" to cheer Indian contingents participating in which game?

A. Cricket World Cup 2023
B. Summer Olympics 2024
C. FIFA World Cup 2028
D. Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

SAI has launched the campaign "Create for India" to cheer Indian contingents participating in the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.