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61. 

Pintola appointed which Indian cricketer as its brand ambassador?

A. Suryakumar Yadav
B. Harbhajan Singh
C. Yuvraj Singh
D. Zaheer Khan

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) company Das Foodtech Private Limited, which owns the nut butter brand Pintola, has appointed Indian cricketer Suryakumar Yadav as a Brand ambassador to endorse the company's exclusive range of nut butter and rice cakes across platforms.

62. 

What is the name of the mascot unveiled for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup?

A. Atung
B. Tazuni
C. Ettie
D. Nina

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Penguin Tazuni has been unveiled as the official mascot of next year's FIFA Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

63. 

Which is the mascot of the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023?

A. Tazuni
B. Naranjito
C. Gauchito
D. Juanito

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Tazuni, a fun, the football-loving penguin is unveiled as the Official Mascot of the FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023.

64. 

The team of India's junior women's, comprising Esha Singh, Shikha Narwal and Varsha Singh, secured the gold in which event?

A. Formula One World Championship
B. ISSF World Championship
C. FIA World Endurance Championship
D. FIA GT1 World Championship

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

India's junior women's 10m air pistol team comprising Esha Singh, Shikha Narwal and Varsha Singh won the Gold medal at the ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championship 2022 in Cairo, Egypt.

65. 

Who among the following has won the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour title in October 2022?

A. Gukesh D
B. Ian Nepomniachtchi
C. Magnus Carlsen
D. Alireza Firouzja

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World champion from Norway Magnus Carlsen sealed the overall Meltwater Champions Chess Tour title for the second year running - this time with an event to spare - after storming into the semifinals of the Aimchess Rapid.