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56. 

Mairaj Ahmad Khan, who has seen in the news, is associated with which sports?

A. Shooting
B. Tennis
C. Wrestling
D. Weight lifting

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Two-time Olympian and India's ace Skeet shooter Mairaj Ahmad Khan won the country's first-ever individual gold in the ISSF World Cup at Changwon, Korea.

57. 

Who has won the 41st Villa De Benasque International Chess Open tournament in Spain?

A. Sankalp Gupta
B. Rahul Shrivastava
C. Aravindh Chithambaram
D. Bharath Subramanian

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian Grandmaster Aravindh Chithambaram has emerged the winner of the 41st Villa De Benasque International Chess Open.

58. 

Bhagwani Devi Dagar won which medal at the World Masters Athletics Championships?

A. Silver
B. Bronze
C. Gold
D. None

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

94-year-old Bhagwani Devi Dagar won gold in the 100m sprint at the World Masters Athletics Championships in Tampere.

59. 

Which grandmaster has won the Paracin Open Chess title in Serbia?

A. Vaishali Rameshbabu
B. Gukesh D
C. Pentala Harikrishna
D. R Praggnanandhaa

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

In Chess, young Indian Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa has won the Paracin Open 'A' chess tournament 2022 in Serbia.

60. 

Who has won the women's singles title at Singapore Open 2022?

A. Saena Kawakami
B. Saina Nehwal
C. PV Sindhu
D. Wang Zhiyi

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian Double Olympic medalist PV Sindhu won the Singapore Open 2022 title after beating China's Wang Zhiyi in the women's singles final.