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361.
Murali Sreeshankar, who secured third place in the Paris Diamond League, belongs to which sport?
Pole Vault
Long Jump
High Jump
Triple Jump
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Indian long jumper Murali Sreeshankar achieved a notable third place in the Paris Diamond League in the discipline of the long jump. He jumped 8.09m, securing his first podium finish in the prestigious event held on June 11, 2023.

362.
What is India's position in the medal list of the International Shooting Sport Federation Junior World Cup?
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India is in the 1st position in the medal list of the International Shooting Sport Federation Junior World Cup.

363.
Which sport does Amlan Borgohain, an Indian player, belong to?
Athletics
Hockey
Cricket
Badminton
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Amlan Borgohain, an Indian sprinter, has won two gold medals in the men's 100 and 200-meter races at the Flanders Cup 2023 athletics in Merksem, Belgium.

364.
What was the distance achieved by Siddharth Choudhary of India in the men's shot put event to secure the gold medal at the Under 20 Asian Athletics Championships in Yecheone, South Korea?
19.52 m
19.42 m
18.26 m
19.22 m
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Siddharth Choudhary of India won the gold medal in the men's shot put event with a personal best throw of 19.52 meters at the Under 20 Asian Athletics Championships in Yecheon, South Korea.

365.
Which game does Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who recently announced his retirement, belong to?
Table Tennis
Badminton
Basketball
Football
Answer: Option
Explanation:
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced his retirement from football after playing the final game of the season against Hellas Verona. The Swedish player decided to conclude his trophy-laden career, representing clubs such as Malmo, Ajax, Juventus, Inter, Barcelona, PSG, Manchester United, and LA Galaxy.