1- SV Sunil named the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) Player of the Year 2016 .
2-Argentina Player Lionel Messi has been banned from their next 4 competitive internationals.
3- Srinath Narayanan, Chennai has become the India’s 46th Grandmaster after winning Sharjah Master 2017 chess Tournament.
4– Brazil is qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia.
5-Bhubhaneshwar in India will host the Men’s Hockey Final League in December 2018 at Kalinga Stadium.
6- R Ashwin player won Garfield Sober Trophy for being named the ICC Cricketer of the Year.
7- Kenyan Rio Olympic marathon champion, Eliud Kipchoge has won the the 9th edition of men’s Airtel Delhi Half Marathon(ADHM) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium while Ethiopia’s Worknesh Degefa clinched the women’s title.
8- Player Du Plessis become 2nd fastest to reach 1,000 runs in T20I.
9-Winner of the World Chess candidates tournament – Sergey Karjakin.
Russia’s Sergey Karjakin scripted a dramatic victory over Fabiano Caruana of United States to win the candidates tournament.
10-2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup will be hosted by India.
11- Novak Djokovic was the winner of 2016 Men’s Singles BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament.
12-Winner of 2016 Women’s Singles BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament was Victoria Azarenka, who defeated top seed Serena Williams.
13-Apurvi Singh Chandela, who qualified for the 2016 Olympics, is associated with which sport Shooting.She won the gold medal in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
14-Amitabh Bachchan had sung national anthem before India-Pakistan match which was held in Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
15-Gurmeet Singh has become the first Indian athlete to clinch a gold medal at the 2016 Asian 20km Race Walk Championships in Nomi, Japan.
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