Sports Current Affairs
Sports Current Affairs is made for those students who are going to appear in any competitive exam whether it related to any private organization or any government sector. Here on this page we will provide all type of sports updates, Quiz and Questions & Answers related to games. We are shortly bringing details on Sports Current Affairs 2016. So, don’t be late to get latest update regarding the same, stay tune with our portal.
As we know every day rises and various well known sports tournament like Olympics, cricket tournament, football league, hockey matches and other sports activities frequently occurs in the world which becomes history every day and plays vital roles in exams point of view.
So keep update yourself and read about new events and latest activities happening in sports and game fields. We will provide all the latest updates, records reviews, achievements which are going to make or achieve by sportsperson in 2016.
Sports Highlights 2016
- Sachin Tendulkar elected as member of Laureus Sports Academy
- Allan Donald resigned as South Africa Bowling Coach
- Brijbushan Sharan Singh re-elected as President of Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)
- New Zealand won Sultan Azlan Shah Cup men’s hockey tournament by defeating Australia.
- Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix of Formula One
- Jitu Rai wins bronze at ISSF World Cup
- Yuki Bhambri wins $15,000 ITF Futures tournament title
- Apurvi Chandela wins Bronze in ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup
- Australia defeated England to win the cricket tri-series final at Perth.
- Ivory Coast- t defeated Ghana to win the African Nations Cup in football.
- Afghanistan- they defeated Scotland for their maiden victory in their first ever World Cup.
- Laureus World Sports Awards for the year 2015 conferred
- Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis won WTA Family Circle Cup
- Indian football team climbed to 147 position in FIFA/Coca-Cola rankings
- Dronavalli Harika won bronze in World Women’s chess championship
- Gujarat won Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy
- PCI President Rajesh Tomar suspended for mismanagement in Para-Athletics games
- Rajeev Shukla appointed as Chairman of IPL Governing Council
- Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams won the 2015 Miami Open Tennis Singles titles
- 21 weightlifters test positive, provisionally suspended by IWF
|Highest Score in World Cup Knock||Chris Gayle|
|Eight Grand Slam||Novak Djokovic|
|mixed double title of Australian Open winner||Leander Paes|
|caused of first upset of the World Cup||Ireland|
|venue of the 35th National Games||Thiruvananthapuram-|
|Acquire five gold medals for Tripura in the 35th National Games||Dipa Karmakar|
|Medium Pacer||Mohit Sharma|
|fourth Indian golfer||Anirban Lahiri|
|19 Cooch Behar Trophy||Mumbai|
|22nd ODI century in World Cup 2015 at Adelaide||Virat Kohli|
|Score four hundred in four test series||Virat Kohli|
|Border Gavaskar Trophy||Australia|
|tennis singles crown winner in the Chennai Open||Stan Wawarinka|
|Men’s title at the Mumbai Marathon||Tesfaye Abera|
|women’s title at the Mumbai Marathon||Dinknesh Mekash|
|BCCI chief-in-exile||N Srinivasan|
|Country hosts the ICC World Twenty 20 tournament in March-April 2016.||India|
|FIFA Ballon d’Or award for 2014||Cristiano Ronaldo|
|19th Grand Slam title||Serena Williams|
|cricketer who struck fastest century in one day internationals||AB de Villiers|
|Country will host the U-19 ICC cricket World cup in February 2016.||Bangladesh|
|Country will host the ICC Women’s World cup in August 2017.||England|
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