Sports Quiz

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We are presenting you a Sports quiz which will be helpful in your preparation. In Competitive exams questions related to sports are generally asked in General Awareness section. So do solve the quiz and try to give your answers in comment section, soon we will publish the correct answers.   

1. Which
among the following team won the Hockey Championship trophy 2014?

(1) Malaysia

(2) India

(3) Germany

(4) Pakistan

(5) Australia

2. Recently,
Novak Djokovic won the Men’s Single Australian open title 2015. He defeated
which among the following players in the final?

(1) Rafal Nadal

(2) Roger Fedrer

(3) Stanislas Wawrinka

(4) Viktor Troicki

(5) Andy Murray

3. Recently,
Bhakti Sharma was in news. She is associated with which sports?

(1) Hockey

(2) Golf

(3) Swimming

(4) Badminton

(5) Table Tennis

4. Who
among the following has been appointed as the new coach of Indian Men’s Hockey
team?

(1) Terry Walsh

(2) Paul Van

(3) V. Baskaran

(4) Manpreet Singh

(5) Jasjit Singh

5. Which
among the following nations won the 2014 Blind Cricket World Cup?

(1) India

(2) Pakistan

(3) Australia

(4) England

(5) Sri Lanka

6. Venue
of T-20 Cricket World Cup 2016 is:

(1) Sri Lanka

(2) India

(3) Bangladesh

(4) England

(5) South Africa

7. Which
among the following player won the FIFA Ballon d’Or award for 2014?

(1) James Rodriguez

(2) Cristiano Ronaldo

(3) Lionel Messi

(4) Wayne Rooney

(5) David Villa

8. Sultan
of Johor Cup trophy is associated with which sports?

(1) Football

(2) Cricket

(3) Hockey

(4) Golf

(5) Badminton

9. FIFA
World Cup 2018 will be held in _____.

(1) Russia

(2) Qatar

(3) Brazil

(4) Indonesia

(5) Vietnam

10. Which
among the following player won the 2014 United States Grand Prix title?

(1) Nico Rosberg

(2) Lewis Hamilton

(3) Michael Phelps

(4) Sebastian Vettel

(5) Daniel Ricciardo

Answers:

Qs 1 (3)     Qs 2
(5)   Qs 3 (3)   Qs 4 (2)  
Qs 5 (1)

Qs 6 (2)    Qs 7
(2)    Qs 8 (3)   Qs 9 (1)  
Qs 10 (2)

Explanations:

1. Germany defeated
Pakistan in the final to won the Hockey Championship trophy 2014.

2. Novak Djokovic
defeated Andy Murray in the final to won the Men’s Single Australian open title
2015. He won the Australian Open Men’s Singles Title for the fifth time.

3. Bhakti Sharma
is associated with swimming. She has set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles
in 52 minutes in one degree temperature in the Antarctic Ocean.

4. Paul van Ass appointed new coach of Indian men’s hockey
team. He replaced Terry Walsh of Australia.

5. India won the 2014 Blind Cricket World Cup by defeating
Pakistan in the final.

6. India will
host 2016 T-20 Cricket World Cup.

7. Cristiano Ronaldo has won
the FIFA Ballon d’Or award for 2014. He was chosen world’s best football player
for a third time in a row.

8. Sultan of
Johor Cup trophy is associated with Hockey. The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is an
annual international men’s field hockey tournament held in Malaysia. It began
in 1983 as a biennial contest. The tournament became an annual event after
1998, following its growth and popularity.

9. FIFA World Cup
2018 will be held in Russia. 2014 FIFA World Cup was held in Brazil. Germany defeated
Argentina to lift 2014 FIFA World Cup title.

10. Lewis Hamilton wins
United States Grand Prix title 2014.

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