Sports

Sports Current Affairs – Success in any Competitive Examination without updating Sports Current Affairs cannot be found. Therefore, the question papers based on the events of sports events have been given with their interpretation. By studying these, you can find success in all other similar competitive examinations like bank examinations, IAS, UPSC, CDS, Railways, NDA, State PCS.

1. ICC Awards 2018 : Full List of Award Winners

Indian skipper Virat Kohli became the first cricketer to win all the top three ICC individual awards including the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year, the ICC Men’s Test Player of the Year and the ICC ODI Player of the Year for his performances in 2018.

The Awardees
ICC Men’s Cricketer of the Year : Virat Kohli (India)
ICC Men’s Test Cricketer of the Year : Virat Kohli (India)
ICC Men’s ODI Cricketer of the Year : Virat Kohli (India)
ICC Men’s Emerging Cricketer of the Year : Rishabh Pant (India)
Fans Moment of the Year : Indian under-19 team’s World Cup triumph in New Zealand
David Shepherd Trophy, Umpire of the Year : Kumar Dharmasena (Sri Lanka)
ICC Spirit of Cricket Award : Kane Williamson (New Zealand)

ICC Men’s Test Team of the Year (in batting order)
Tom Latham (New Zealand), Dimuth Karunaratne (Sri Lanka), Kane Williamson (New Zealand), Virat Kohli (India) (capt), Henry Nicholls (New Zealand), Rishabh Pant (India) (wk), Jason Holder (Windies), Kagiso Rabada (South Africa), Nathan Lyon (Australia), Jasprit Bumrah (India), Mohammad Abbas (Pakistan)

2. Who is the BCCI Ombudsman

(A) Rishad Premji
(B) Manu Sawhney
(C) DK Jain
(D) Raman Roy

3. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of ICC?

(A) Dave Richardson
(B) Manu Sawhney
(C) Manu Sawhney
(D) Shashank Manohar

4. Who has been elected the President of the Basketball Federation of India (BFI)

(A) Janak Kumar Garg
(B) K. Govindaraj
(C) Lehar Singh Siroya
(D) Rizwan Arshad

5. Who has been elected the President of the Basketball Federation of India (BFI)

(A) Janak Kumar Garg
(B) K. Govindaraj
(C) Lehar Singh Siroya
(D) Rizwan Arshad

6. With respect to sport, What are Real Kashmir, Shillong Lajong, Minerva Punjab and Gokulam Kerala names of?
Question Asked : KBC 11 - 13th Question

(A) Pro-Volleyball Teams
(B) Football Clubs
(C) Sports Magazines
(C) Cricket Stadiums

7. Real Kashmir, Shillong Lajong, Minerva Punjab and Gokulam Kerala names of
Question Asked : KBC 11 - 13th Question

(A) Pro-Volleyball Teams
(B) Football Clubs
(C) Sports Magazines
(C) Cricket Stadiums

8. 25 Most Famous Stadiums Venues and related Sports

List of Most Famous Stadiums Venues and related Sports for upcoming competitive exams. Many competitive questions have been asked from this famous Stadiums Venues list, so its study is very useful for you. You can download the list of famous Stadiums Venues PDF or you can go through below. This list will help you to prepare for other competitive exams like RRB, IBPS, Banking, PCS, SSC, UPSC, FCI, UIIC, OICL, SBI Clerks and PO.

Stadium Venue Sports
National Stadium Mumbai Hockey & others
Wankhede Stadium Mumbai Cricket
Brabourne Stadium Mumbai Cricket
Indraprastha Stadium Delhi Indoor games
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Delhi Athletics
Firoz Shah Kotla Delhi Cricket
Ambedkar Stadium Delhi Football
National Stadium Delhi Hockey & others
Talkatora Stadium Delhi Swimming
Eden Garden Kolkata Cricket
Ranjit Stadium Kolkata Football
Green Park Kanpur Cricket
Keenan Stadium Jamshedpur Cricket
Chepauk Stadium Chennai Cricket
Epsom Britain Derby
Black heath London Rugby Football
Headingly, Manchester, Britain Cricket
Lords, Ovel, Leeds Britain Cricket
Wimbledon Britain Lawn Tennis
Roland Garros France Lawn Tennis
Flushing Meadow U.S Lawn Tennis
Brookland Britain Football
Timbukhum Britain Rugby
Wembley Britain Football
9. Important Trophies and Cups Associated with Sports PDF Download

List of Important Trophies and Cups Associated with Sports for upcoming competitive exams. Many competitive questions have been asked from this Sports Cups and Trophies list, so its study is very useful for you. You can download the list of Sports Cups and Trophies PDF or you can go through below. This list will help you to prepare for other competitive exams like RRB, IBPS, Banking, PCS, SSC, UPSC, FCI, UIIC, OICL, SBI Clerks and PO.

International Cups & Trophies

  • American Cup : Yacht Racing
  • Ashes : Cricket
  • Benson and Hedges : Cricket
  • Canada Cup : Golf
  • Colombo Cup : Football
  • Corbitton Cup : Table Tennis (Women)
  • Davis Cup : Lawn Tennis
  • Derby : Horse Race
  • Grand National : Horse Streple Chase Race
  • Jules Rimet Trophy : World Soccer Cup
  • King’s Cup : Air Races
  • Merdeka Cup : Football
  • Rydet Cup : Golf
  • Swaythling Cup : Table Tennis (Men)
  • Thomas Cup : Badminton
  • U. Thant Cup : Tennis
  • Uber Cup : Badminton (Women)
  • Walker Cup : Golf
  • Westchester Cup : Polo
  • Wightman Cup : Lawn Tennis
  • World Cup : Cricket
  • World Cup : Hockey
  • Reliance Cup : Cricket
  • Rothman’s Trophy : Cricket
  • William’s Cup : Basketball
  • European Champions Cup : Football
  • Eisenhower Cup : Golf
  • Essande Champions Cup : Hockey
  • Rene Frank Trophy : Hockey
  • Grand Prix : Table Tennis
  • Edgbaston Cup : Lawn Tennis
  • Grand Prix : Lawn Tennis
  • World Cup : Weight-lifting

National Cups & Trophies

  • Agarwal Cup : Badminton
  • Agha Khan Cup : Hockey
  • All-India Women’s Guru Nanak Championship : Hockey
  • Bandodkar Trophy : Football
  • Bangalore Blues Challenge Cup : Basketball
  • Barna-Bellack Cup : Table Tennis
  • Beighton Cup : Hockey
  • Bombay Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Burdwan Trophy : Weight-lifting
  • Charminar Trophy : Athletics
  • Chadha Cup : Badminton
  • C. K. Naydu Trophy : Cricket
  • Chakoia Gold Trophy : Football
  • Divan Cup : Badminton
  • Deodhar Trophy : Cricket
  • Duleep Trophy : Cricket
  • D. C. M. Cup : Football
  • Durand Cup : Football
  • Dhyan Chand Trophy : Hockey
  • Dr. B. C. Roy Trophy : Football (Junior)
  • Ezra Cup : Polo
  • F. A. Cup : Football
  • G. D. Birla Trophy : Cricket
  • Ghulam Ahmed Trophy : Cricket
  • Gurmeet Trophy : Hockey
  • Gura Nanak Cup : Hockey
  • Gyanuati Devi Trophy : Hockey
  • Holkar Trophy : Bridge
  • lrani Trophy : Cricket
  • I. F. A. Shield : Football
  • lndira Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Jawaharlal Challenge : Air Racing
  • Jaswant Singh Trophy : Best Services Sportsman
  • Kuppuswamy Naidu Trophy : Hockey
  • Lady Rattan Tata Trophy : Hockey
  • MCC Trophy : Hockey
  • Moinuddaula Gold Cup : Cricket
  • Murugappa Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Modi Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Narang Cup : Badminton
  • Nehru Trophy : Hockey
  • Nixan Gold Cup : Football
  • Obaid Ullah Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Prithi Singh Cup : Polo
  • Rani Jhansi Trophy : Cricket
  • Ranjit Trophy : Cricket
  • Rangaswami Cup : Hockey
  • Ranjit Singh Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Rajendra Prasad Cup : Tennis
  • Ramanujan Trophy : Table Tennis
  • Rene Frank Trophy : Hockey
  • Radha Mohan Cup : Polo
  • Raghbir Singh Memorial : Football
  • Rohinton Baria Trophy : Cricket
  • Rovers Cup : Football
  • Sanjay Gold Cup : Football
  • Santosh Trophy : Football
  • Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee : Football
  • Subroto Cup : Football
  • Scindia Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Sahni Trophy : Hockey
  • Sheesh Mahal Trophy : Cricket
  • Todd Memorial Trophy : Football
  • Tommy Eman Gold Cup : Hockey
  • Vittal Trophy : Football
  • Vizzy Trophy : Cricket
  • Vijay Merchant Trophy : Cricket
  • Wellington Trophy : Rowing
  • Wills Trophy : Cricket
10. Neeraj Chopra is associated with which game?
Question Asked : UPSC CDS 2018 (II)

(A) Hammer throw
(B) Javelin throw
(C) Shot put throw
(D) Discus throw