Sports Current Affairs- August 3, 2021

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Sports Current Affairs- August 3, 2021

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Sports Current Affairs

1-Karsten Warholm of Norway won the men’s 400m hurdles final at the Tokyo Olympics, ripping off a stunning time.

2-It’s party time in Savita Punia’s home town of Rajasthan, where the Indian women’s hockey team beat world champion Australia to go to the semi-finals in Tokyo.

3-Drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur, who scored the game-winning goal against Australia in the quarterfinals, is one of eight debutants for the Indian women’s hockey squad in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

4-Sonam Malik lost her first fight against Bolortuya Khurelkhuu in the women’s freestyle 62kg 1/8 final on Tuesday, kicking off India’s Olympic wrestling campaign on a down note.

5-Jessica Rae Springsteen, the daughter of famous musician Bruce Springsteen, will make her Olympic equestrian debut for Team USA.

6-Karsten Warholm of Norway is the first man to break 46 seconds in the men’s 400m hurdles, and he wins gold in Tokyo.

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7-On Monday, China won five gold medals in weightlifting, cycling track, gymnastics, and shooting at the Tokyo Olympics, its most gold medal haul in a single day in Tokyo.

8-imone Biles of the United States wins bronze on the balance beam at the Olympics, her first medal in Tokyo.

9-Pau Gasol and Marc Gasol have announced their retirement from international basketball following Spain’s loss to the United States.

10-India’s goal of capturing an Olympic gold or silver medal in men’s hockey came to an end on Tuesday as the squad was defeated 2-5 by Belgium in the semifinals.

11-Sanjay Singh, Leander Paes’ trainer, helps Brazilian doubles player Luisa Stefani to the bronze medal in women’s doubles at the Tokyo Olympics.

12- On Chhetri’s 37th birthday, Football Delhi announces the 37-Plus League.

Sports Current Affairs

13-PV Sindhu is regarded as one of India’s finest Olympians: Anurag Thakur, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports

14-On Wednesday, India and England will kick off a five-match Test series at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.

15-The Indian men’s hockey team will face Germany in the bronze medal match, while Australia and Belgium, the world’s top two rated teams, will compete for the gold medal in hockey on Thursday at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.

16-PV Sindhu, the ace Indian badminton player, adores Sudarsan Pattnaik’s sand art after the Hyderabadi won a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics to add to her silver medal from the 2016 Rio Olympics.

17-China wins two gold medals and four silver medals in badminton at the Olympics.

18-Tokyo has declined to provide an extra place to Paralympian shooter Naresh Kumar Sharma, according to the Supreme Court.

19-Anurag Thakur, Sports Minister, releases the theme song “Kar De Kamaal Tu” for the Indian Paralympic team.

20-TAMIL NADU legislation prohibiting online card games are overturned by the Madras High Court.

21-Paralympics: The International Paralympic Committee has awarded a bi-partite quota to the Indian contingent’s para swimmer Niranjan Mukundan (IPC).

22- PV Sindhu, the Indian badminton star who won bronze in the Tokyo Olympic Games, landed at Indira Gandhi International Airport to a rousing welcome.

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SOURCE: Various Online Collections(Edited)

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