Current Affairs - Sports

Exercise : Sports - Latest Current Affairs
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556.
Who has become the first Indian paddler to be elected to ITTF's Athletes Commission?
Soumyajit Ghosh
Manika Batra
Sharath Kamal
Harmeet Desai
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Ace Indian paddler Sharath Achanta Kamal has become the first Indian player to get elected to the Athletes' Commission of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).

557.
How many sportspersons were elected as members of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Athletes Commission?
30
15
10
12
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Olympic medallists MC Mary Kom, PV Sindhu, Mirabai Chanu, and Gagan Narang were among 10 eminent sportspersons elected as members of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Athletes Commission.

558.
Who has been elected as the Chairperson of 'Athletes Commission' of the Indian Olympic Association??
Achanta Sharath Kamal
Mirabai Chanu
PV Sindhu
Mary Kom
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Olympic Medalist Mary Kom has been elected as the Chairperson of the Athletes Commission of the Indian Olympic Association.

559.
Who has been re-elected as Chairman of the International Cricket Council?
Jay Shah
Greg Barclay
Imran Khwaja
Wasim Khan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The ICC board has unanimously re-elected Greg Barclay as the Independent Chair of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for a second two-year term.

560.
Who is the brand ambassador of Religare Enterprises Limited (REL), a financial services company?
Yogeshwar Dutt
Sushil Kumar
Vinesh Dutt
Vinesh Phogat
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Padma Shri awardee and an Olympics, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games medallist Yogeshwar Dutt, has been selected as the brand ambassador of Religare Enterprises Limited (REL), a financial services company.