Sports Current Affairs 2017 PDF for Bank Exams
What does ‘W’ denotes in the term ‘IWF’ and who is the president of IWF?
International Weightlifting Federation,
Birendra Prasad Bhaishya.
Name India’s first web portal, launched to create awareness on para-sports and dedicated for para-sportspersons.
Who won the World Open Snooker Championship title (Under-16 ) 2017 held in St. Petersburg in Russia?
Who is the winner of China Open Tennis Title 2017?
Rafael Nadal (Spain).
India stood at which position in world Football FIFA Rankings?
Top position: Germany.
Who was conferred with the Miss World Bodybuilding title 2017 at World Championship in Venice?
Which Indian cricketer has got the no.1 position in ICC ODI player rankings 2017?
Japanese Formula One Grandprix Title 2017 – Lewis Hamilton.
Who clinched India’s first ever gold medal in Wushu World Championships in 75kg women’s Sanda category held in Russia?
US Open Tennis Tournament 2017
Men’s singles title: Rafael Nadal (Spain).
Men’s Doubles: Jean-Julien Rojer / Horia Tecau
Women’s Singles title: Sloane Stephens.
Women’s Doubles: Chan Yung-Jan / Martina Hingis.
Which country won the South Asian Basketball Association U-16 Championship 2017 at Katmandu?
Nepal’s Capital City: Katmandu,
Currency: Nepalese rupee
Who won the gold medal at 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (Turkmenistan) in women’s pentathlon event?
Purnima Hembram (Athlete)
Which tennis player got the prestigious Under-23 Butterfly Badger Open 2017 in the United States?
Which of the Formula one driver received Singapore Grand Prix 2017 Title?
Who is the first woman to finish the 10 km run under 30 minutes?
Joceline Jepkosgei ( Kenya).
Capital of Kenya: Nairobi
Currency: Kenyan shilling
Who received the silver medal at Para-Badminton International Championships 2017 at Japan?
L. Y. Suhas (IAS Officer).
Who won the gold medal in World Wrestling Championship 2017 at Athens?
Winner of Bronze Medal at the World Boxing Championships 2017 – Gaurav Bidhuri.
Who won the gold medal in Women’s Single’s World Badminton Championships 2017 at Glasgow, UK?
Nozomi Okuhara (Japan)
PV Sindhu (Silver)
Union government sanctioned Rs.1756 crore for ‘Khelo India’ project of Sports & Games of India.
Who is the first Indian and first women to be selected as AIBA’s representative for the IOC Athletes’ Forum?
MC Mary Kom.
AIBA: International Boxing Association.IOC: International Olympic Committee
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2017
- – Devendra (Para Athletics),
- – Sardar Singh (Hockey).
Dronacharya Award 2017:
- Dr. R Gandhi (Athletics),
- Hiranandani Katariya (Kabaddi),
- G.S.S.V Prashad (Badminton),
- Brij Bhushan Mohanti (Boxing),
- P. A. Rafel (Hockey),
- Sanjay Chakraborty (Shooting),
- Roshan Lal (Wrestling).
Dhyanchand Awards 2017:
- Bhupinder Singh (Athletics).
- Sayed Sahim Hakim ( Football).
- Sumarai Tete (Hockey).
Arjun Awards 2017:
- V.J. Surekha (Archery)
- Khushbir Kaur (Athletics)
- Rokiya Rajiv (Athletics)
- Subadar Lois Ram (Boxing)
- Harmanpreet Kaur (Cricket)
- Chetswar Pujara S.S.P Chaurashiya (Golf)
- Jasbir Singh (Kabaddi)
- P.N. Prakash (Shooting)
- A. Amalraj (Table Tennis)
- Shaket Saonemi (Table Tennis)
- Satyarth Kadiyan (Wrestling)
- Mariyappan Varun Singh Vati (Para Athletics).
Name the sports mission that has launched in Maharashtra under which over 10 lakh students will play football to support FIFA U17 World Cup?
‘Maharashtra Mission 1 Million’
Chief Minister of Maharashtra – Devendra Fadnavis,
Which city is hosting the 36th NAtional Games 2017?
UEFA Men’s Player of the Award 2016 – Cristiano Ronaldo
Which country won the ‘South Asian Football Federation Under 15 Championship 2017’?
Belgian Formula-one Grand Prix title 2017
– Lewis Hamilton
Who won ‘World Badminton Championship 2017’?
Nozomi Okhura (Japan).
Who is the winner of Rogers Cup 2017 (Canadian Open Tennis Title) held in Montreal, Canada?
Winner: Alexander Zverev (Germany)
Runner: Roger Federer
Rogers cup is associated with Tennis.