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66.
Who became the first-ever Indian to win a men's singles trophy at a WTT Feeder Series event in Beirut in 2024?
Harmeet Desai
Chuang Chih-Yuan
Manav Thakkar
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran made history by becoming the first Indian to win a men's singles trophy at a WTT Feeder Series event in Beirut in 2024. He triumphed over Manav Thakkar in the final, showcasing his skill and determination in table tennis.

67.
Where did the 3rd edition of the North East Games 2024 begin?
Assam
Nagaland
Manipur
Mizoram
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The 3rd edition of the North East Games 2024 began in Nagaland. The opening ceremony took place at the Regional Centre for Sporting Excellence, Sovima, with athletes from eight North Eastern states competing in various disciplines across multiple venues.

68.
Where was the first Formula-4 car racing event held in Kashmir?
Zabarwan Hills
Dal Lake
Wular Lake
Pangong Tso
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The first Formula-4 car racing event held in Kashmir took place along the scenic Dal Lake, adding a touch of excitement and thrill to the picturesque surroundings. This event marked a significant milestone for the region, showcasing its ability to host world-class sports events and highlighting its potential for tourism and economic growth.

69.
Where will the National Para Badminton Championship be hosted?
New Delhi
Jaipur
Jamshedpur
Ranchi
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The National Para Badminton Championship will be held in Jamshedpur at Mohan Ahuja Stadium. Organized jointly by the Badminton Association of India and Tata Steel, the event will witness over 300 para-athletes from across India competing.

70.
Which team won the Ranji Trophy 2024?
Vidarbha
Mumbai
Saurashtra
Karnataka
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Mumbai clinched their 42nd Ranji Trophy title by defeating Vidarbha at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, ending an 8-year championship drought since their last victory in the 2015-16 season.