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51. 

Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra has won which medal in the 2022 World Athletics Championships?

A. Bronze
B. Silver
C. Gold
D. None of the above

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra scripted another history as he became only the second Indian to win a medal in the World Championships. He has clinched a historic silver medal at the World Athletics Championships 2022.

52. 

The Asia Cup 2022 will be shifted to which nation from Sri Lanka?

A. Australia
B. South Africa
C. UAE
D. Oman

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly confirmed that the Asia Cup 2022 will be shifted from Sri Lanka to the UAE.

53. 

Who has won India's first-ever gold medal in the men's skeet finals at ISSF World Cup?

A. Mairaj Ahmed Khan
B. Saurabh Chaudhary
C. Dhanush Srikanth
D. Vijayveer Sidhu

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Veteran Indian shooter Mairaj Ahmed Khan created history by winning India's first-ever ISSF World Cup gold medal in the men's skeet shooting final in Changwon, South Korea.

54. 

The 2028 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games will be hosted in which country?

A. New York, United States
B. Los Angeles, United States
C. Moscow, Russia
D. Beijing, China

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 2028 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games will be hosted in Los Angeles, United States.

55. 

Former West Indies skipper who has announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect?

A. Jason Holder
B. Denesh Ramdin
C. Shimron Hetmyer
D. Chris Gayle

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Former West Indies skipper Denesh Ramdin announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.