Latest General Awareness on Sports-August 16
Q: Who scored an unbeaten century for Mangaluru Dragons in the second edition of the Maharaja Trophy KSCA T20 tournament?
A: BR Sharath
Q: Which two teams will play the opening match of the second edition of the SA20?
A: Sunrisers Eastern Cape and Joburg Super Kings (JSK)
Q: On which date will the second edition of the SA20 begin?
A: January 10, 2024
Q: Which legendary footballer passed away in Hyderabad recently due to old age-related illness?
A: Mohammed Habib
Q: Which English football club signed Spanish goalkeeper David Raya?
Q: From which club was David Raya loaned?
A: Brentford FC
Q: On which dates will the second division weight category competition of the Taekwondo Premier League take place in 2023?
A: December 5, 6, and 7, 2023
Q: What weight category will men compete in during the second division weight category competition of the Taekwondo Premier League?
A: 55.1 kg to 60.9 kg
Q: When will the centralised licensing system for Athletes’ Representatives be introduced by World Athletics?
A: September 1
Q: Who secured a victory against Bengaluru Blasters in the Maharaja Trophy KSCA T20?
A: Shivamogga Lions
Q: Who became the first Indian to win a heat in a World Surf League event?
A: Sanjay Selvamani
Q: Which country’s coach likened their home crowd support to “fuel and energy” during the FIFA Women’s World Cup semifinals?
Q: Which footballer scored a first-half strike to help Inter Miami reach the Leagues Cup final?
A: Lionel Messi
Q: Where is the Asia Rugby U20 Championship scheduled to be held?
A: Kathmandu, Nepal
Q: Who was invited to the Ferrari Driver Academy (FDA) selection trials from India?
A: Jaden R Pariat
Q: When is the Asian Hockey 5s World Cup Qualifier for Men’s scheduled to be held?
A: August 29 to September 2
Q: When is the Asian Hockey 5s World Cup Qualifier for Women’s scheduled to be held?
A: August 25 to August 28
Q: Where is the Asian Hockey 5s World Cup Qualifier scheduled to take place?
Latest General Awareness on Sports-July 23, 2023
Who won the men’s doubles title at the Korea Open 2023 badminton tournament?
Answer: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty
Which Sri Lankan batter retired from international cricket with immediate effect?
Answer: Lahiru Thirimanne
How many Test centuries has Marnus Labuschagne scored for Australia?
Answer: 11 Test centuries
Who stopped China from a clean sweep of all diving gold medals at the World Aquatics Championships?
Answer: Cassiel Rousseau (Australia)
On which day did the Cape Town Samp Army win by 16 runs in the Zim Afro T10 tournament?
Answer: The second day
Who emerged as the champion in the Bullet Chess Championship 2023?
Answer: Hikaru Nakamura (American Grandmaster)
In which sport did Achanta Sharath Kamal defeat Harmeet Desai in the ongoing Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) Season 4?
Answer: Table Tennis
Against which Premier League club did Nottingham Forest sign Nigeria defender Ola Aina?
What was the result of the ODI series decider between India and Bangladesh at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium?
Answer: A thrilling tie
What decision did the Delhi High Court uphold regarding wrestlers Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat?
Answer: Allowing them to represent India at the Asian Games without undergoing trials
Who is the only Pakistani athlete to achieve the qualification mark for the World Athletics Championships 2023?
Answer: Arshad Nadeem (Javelin thrower)
How many tour-level finals has Casper Ruud reached this season?
Answer: Three tour-level finals
In which city did Tijil Rao win Race-2 in the Formula LGB 1300 category?
Whose comeback in overtime did Hikaru Nakamura shut down to win the Bullet Chess Championship 2023?
Answer: Magnus Carlsen (GM Magnus Carlsen)
Which sports complex hosted the Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) Season 4 match between Chennai Lions and Goa Challengers?
Answer: Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex
In which stadium did Casper Ruud defeat Lorenzo Musetti to reach the Nordea Open final?
Answer: Bastad Stadium, Sweden
Who played pivotal roles in keeping England away from victory in the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford?
Answer: Marnus Labuschagne and rain
What interrupted the Day Three of the second Test at the Queen’s Park Oval?
Who was the top-order batter for Australia who scored his 11th Test century?
Answer: Marnus Labuschagne
What role did rain play in the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford?
Answer: It kept England away from victory.