Sports Quiz 3

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Sports Quiz 3

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the Army marksman who won gold in the 50m rifle prone event at the 55th National Shooting Championship on 20 November 2011 in Pune.
    • A. 

      Shivaji More

    • B. 

      Gagan Narang

    • C. 

      Sushil Ghaley

    • D. 

      Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

  • 2. 
    Which of the following Indian sports body on 22 November 2011 decided to set up an 11-member Athletes Commission to give more representation to sportspersons in its general assembly and executive board?
    • A. 

      Indian Sports Associations

    • B. 

      Indian Olympic Association

    • C. 

      Board of Control for Cricket in India

    • D. 

      All India Tennis Association

  • 3. 
    Who did Australian Cricket Board appoint on 22 November 2011 as the head coach of Australia’s national cricket team?
    • A. 

      Tom Moody

    • B. 

      Justin Langer

    • C. 

      Steve Rixon

    • D. 

      Mickey Arthur

  • 4. 
    Which veteran batsman was selected for the Polly Umrigar Award for India's best cricketer of 2010-11 season?
    • A. 

      VVS Lakshman

    • B. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • C. 

      Rahul Dravid

    • D. 

      M S Dhoni

  • 5. 
    Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi won their first ever ATP Masters tournament by beating Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut 6-2, 6-4 in the final of which of the following Masters on 13 November 2011?
    • A. 

      Rome Masters

    • B. 

      Paris masters

    • C. 

      Chennai Masters

    • D. 

      Manila Masters

  • 6. 
    Which Jamaican sprint icon was named  'Athlete of the Year' in Monaco on 12 November 2011 by athletics' governing body, the IAAF?
    • A. 

      Usain Bolt

    • B. 

      Vivian Cheruiyot

    • C. 

      Patrick Jarrett

    • D. 

      Howard Davis

  • 7. 
    Name McLaren Formula One driver who won the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix at Yas Marina circuit in Abu on 13 November 2011.
    • A. 

      Sebastial Vettel

    • B. 

      Max Webber

    • C. 

      Lewis Hamilton

    • D. 

      Fernando Alonso

  • 8. 
    Which pair emerged champions in the Aircel 23rd National Tenpin bowling championship at the StarCity Centre on 13 November 2011?
    • A. 

      Shabbir Dhankot and Prathima Hegde

    • B. 

      Aakash Ashok Kumar and Prathima Hegde

    • C. 

      Shabbir Dhankot and Aakash Ashok Kumar

    • D. 

      Sabeena Saleem and Prathima Hedge

  • 9. 
    Which of the following Czech tennis player was voted WTA’s Player of the Year on 14 November 2011?
    • A. 

      Katarina Srebotnik

    • B. 

      Irina-Camelia Begu

    • C. 

      Kveta Peschke

    • D. 

      Petra Kvitova

  • 10. 
    Which of the following squash superstars won a record sixth women's World Open title on 6 November 2011?
    • A. 

      Nicol David

    • B. 

      Jenny Duncalf

    • C. 

      Madeline Perry

    • D. 

      Annie Au

  • 11. 
    Which country won its first Fed Cup title in 23 years on 6 November 2011 after securing a 3-2 win over Russia in the final?
    • A. 

      Iran

    • B. 

      South Korea

    • C. 

      Greece

    • D. 

      Czech Republic

  • 12. 
    Name the tennis player who defeated Kei Nishikori 6-1, 6-3 in the Swiss Indoors final on 6 November 2011 to win his first title in 10 months.
    • A. 

      Andy Roddick

    • B. 

      Roger Federer

    • C. 

      Tomas Berdych

    • D. 

      Rafael Nadal

  • 13. 
    Who emerged winner of the Velammal Educational Trust National Premier women's chess championship on 9 November 2011?
    • A. 

      Mary Ann Gomes

    • B. 

      Eesha Karavade

    • C. 

      Sai Meera

    • D. 

      Padmini Rout

  • 14. 
    Name the dup who won the Stockholm Open men's doubles title on 23 October 2011.
    • A. 

      Brazilians Marcelo Melo and Bruno Soares

    • B. 

      India's Rohan Bopanna and Pakistan's Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi

    • C. 

      Indians Leander Paez and Mahesh Bhupathi

    • D. 

      India’s Leander Paez and Brazil’s Marcelo Melo

  • 15. 
    Name the Former Salgaocar FC coach who was confirmed as the new head coach of the senior India football team on 25 October 2011.
    • A. 

      Savio Medeira

    • B. 

      Bob Houghton

    • C. 

      Armando Colaco

    • D. 

      Kushal Das

  • 16. 
    Who defeated Victoria Azarenka 7-5 4-6 6-3 to win the WTA Championships on 30 October 2011 in Istanbul?
    • A. 

      Caroline Wozniacki

    • B. 

      Petra Kvitova

    • C. 

      Marai Sherapova

    • D. 

      Sania Mirza

  • 17. 
    Name the top seeded tennis duo who won the Stockholm Open after outplaying Marcelo Melo and Bruno Soares 6-1, 6-4 in the summit clash in October 2011.
    • A. 

      Baghdatis of Cyprus and Del Potro of Argentina

    • B. 

      Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan

    • C. 

      Michael Kohlmann and Alexander Wask of Gremany

    • D. 

      Gael Monfils of France and Alexander Wask of Gremany

  • 18. 
    Who did Table Tennis Federation of India appoint as the India TT coach on a one-year contract?
    • A. 

      Dhanraj Choudhary

    • B. 

      Kamlesh Mehta

    • C. 

      Massimo Constantini

    • D. 

      Leszek Kucharski

  • 19. 
    Name the Indian golfer who became the first Indian golfer to shoot a spectacular round of 12-under 60 on home soil when he took a three-stroke lead on the second day of the Rs. one-crore BILT Open golf championship at the Jaypee Greens golf course on 3 November 2011.
    • A. 

      Jyoti Randhawa

    • B. 

      Amandeep Johl

    • C. 

      Anirban Lahiri

    • D. 

      Rahil Gangjee

  • 20. 
    Which of the following McLaren’s driver won the Japanese Grand Prix in his adopted homeland, Japan on 9 October 2011?
    • A. 

      Sebastian Vettel

    • B. 

      Max Webber

    • C. 

      Jenson Button

    • D. 

      Fernando Alonso

  • 21. 
    Sebastian Vettel who stood third in the Formula 1 race became the youngest double world champion with four races to spare on 9 October 2011. To which of the following teams does he belong to?
    • A. 

      Red Bull

    • B. 

      McLaren

    • C. 

      Ferrari

    • D. 

      Mercedez

  • 22. 
    Which tennis player retained his Shanghai Masters title by defeating David Ferrer 7-5 6-4 in the final on 16 October 2011?
    • A. 

      Rafael Nadal

    • B. 

      Roger Federer

    • C. 

      Andy Murray

    • D. 

      Novak Djokovic

  • 23. 
    Which Formula 1 team sealed the constructors’ title at the Korean Grand Prix on 16 October 2011?
    • A. 

      Mercedes

    • B. 

      Ferrari

    • C. 

      McLaren

    • D. 

      Red Bull

  • 24. 
    Which football club/team won the 2011 Durand Cup at the Ambedkar Stadium with a 5-4 tie-break win?
    • A. 

      East Bengal

    • B. 

      Churchill Brothers

    • C. 

      Prayag United

    • D. 

      Mohun Bagan

  • 25. 
    Which Formula One Driver won the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit in Singapore on 25 September 2011?
    • A. 

      Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull)

    • B. 

      Jenson Button (McLaren-Mercedes)

    • C. 

      Lewis Hamilton (GBR/McLaren-Mercedes)

    • D. 

      Fernando Alonso (Ferrari)