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76.
Which state won the Nagesh Trophy in the Men’s National T20 Cricket Tournament for the Blind 2023-24?
Andhra Pradesh
Maharashtra
Karnataka
Tamil Nadu
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Karnataka secured the Nagesh Trophy by triumphing over Andhra Pradesh in the Men’s National T20 Cricket Tournament for the Blind 2023-24, marking a notable achievement after a 20-year wait for a national title.

77.
Where did the Indian High Commission host the national Davis Cup team, which visited for the first time in 60 years?
Bangladesh
Pakistan
Sri Lanka
Nepal
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Indian High Commission hosted the national Davis Cup team in Pakistan, marking a significant diplomatic and sports event after 60 years. This move reflects a positive step in sports diplomacy between India and Pakistan, fostering relations through the shared enthusiasm for tennis.

78.
Which state won the most medals in the Khelo India Youth Games 2024?
Maharashtra
Haryana
Tamil Nadu
Punjab
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Maharashtra emerged as the leading state in the Khelo India Youth Games 2024 held in Tamil Nadu, securing the highest total medals, including 57 gold, 48 silver, and 53 bronze. This victory marked Maharashtra's fourth title in the KIYG.

79.
Where is the Khelo India Winter Games 2024 set to take place?
Himachal Pradesh
Ladakh
Uttarakhand
Arunachal Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Khelo India Winter Games 2024, a significant event in the Indian sports calendar, will mark its debut in the Union Territory of Ladakh as a host, alongside Jammu & Kashmir. The event is part of the Khelo India Mission, aimed at promoting Olympic sports and nurturing talent in India.

80.
In which event did Rhythm Sangwan and Ujjwal Malik secure gold at the ISSF World Cup in Cairo?
10m air rifle mixed team
10m air pistol mixed team
50m rifle prone
Skeet shooting
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Rhythm Sangwan and Ujjwal Malik secured gold for India in the 10m air pistol mixed team event at the ISSF World Cup in Cairo, showcasing outstanding precision and synchronization in their performance.