Sports GK Important Questions and Answers Part 1


1. ‘Queen’s
berry Rules’ is the name. give to the rules in which game? – Boxing 
2. Misha Grewal is associated with which game/sport? – Squash
3. The first Indian to cross seven important seas by swimming? – Bula
Chaudhary

4.  Which game is Davis Cup associated with? – Tennis
5. Who was the first Indian batsman to have achieved 300 runs in an innings in
Tests? – Virender Sehwag
6. Where did Mahendra Singh Dhoni make his ODI debut? – Chittagong
7. Which is the most southerly test match grounds of England? – The Lords
8. Which Indian batsman was the first to hit 44 fours in a test match innings?
Laxman
9. What was Sachin Tendulkar’s average when he made his first thousand runs in
ODls? – 35.83
10. Sergei Bubkha,an athlete of international repute, belongs to which country?
Ukraine
11. How long are professional Golf Tour players allotted per short? – 45
seconds

12. How many centuries in Tests did Sunil Gavaskar bag when he retired? – 34
13. Former Australian captain Allan Border was sometimes known as “Captain
Grumpy”. What was his other nickname? – AB
14. Which country was readmitted to the Olympics after her 21 year suspension?
South Africa
15. When did the first Commonwealth Games take place? – 1930
16. Shiny Wilson is associated with which game/sport? – Athletics
17. Ben Johnson, the well known athlete belongs to which country? – Canada
18. Which country has hosted the Asian Games for maximum number of times? – Thailand
19. Who is the only cricketer to score two successive centuries in a World Cup?
Rahul Dravid
20. Where did India play its 1st one day international match? – Headingley
21. Who was the first Indian, to reach the semi final in Wimbledon Tennis
Championship? – Ramanathan Krishnan
22. Which is the Trophy/Cups associated with the game of Hockey? – Agha Khan
Cup

23. Against which team did Virender Sehwag make his one day international debt?
Pakistan
24. The first Commonwealth Games were held in the year 1930 at which place? – Hamilton
(Canade)

25. Since the revival of the Modern Olympic Games, how many times have the game
been canceled? – Thrice: 1916, 1940 and 1944
26. Limba Ram is Known for his outstanding performance in which game? – Archery
27. How many wickets Kapil Dev had taken in Test matches when he retired? – 434
28. Which batsman started his International cricketing career at the age of 16?
Sachin Tendulkar
29. Which Indian batsman made three consecutive centuries in his first three
Test Matches? – M-S.M. Gavaskar
30. The name of Prakash Padukone is associated with which game? – Badminton
31. In which year did the first modem Olympic Games take place? – 1896
32. Yondieki who set up a new world record in 10,000 meters race, belongs to
which country? – Kenya
33. Which is the only golfer to win the Masters Tournament six times? – Jack
Nicklaus

34. The Asian Games were held in Delhi for the first time in which year? – 1951
35. The Indian Football team made its first appearance at Olympics in ? – 1948
36. When did Sachin Tendulkar make his Test dubut? – 1989
37. Who was the first black tennis player to win a Wombledon title? – Althea
Gibson

38. Olympic Games after 4th century AD Restarted (Under IOC) from which year? –
1896
39. Who was named India’s Cricketer of the Century by Wisden? – Kapil Dev
40. Ben Johnson (Canadian) was disqualified in the 1998 Seoul Olympic in the
Athletics? – 100 m
41. What is the duration of a normal one half of a Hockey match? – 30 min
42. Who was the first Indian to win an individual medal in Olympics? – K.D.
Yadav

43. Who has scored the slowest century in the test cricket? – Mudassar Nazar
44. Who has scored the highest run in a test cricket innings? – Brian Lara
45. All Sher, an Arjuan award winner, is associated with which game? – Golf
46. Who is the highest wicket taker in the world in one day cricket? – Muttiah
Muralitharan

47. Which team did Sachin Tendulkar play for in the Ranji Trophy when he made
his debut in first class cricket? – Mumbai
48. The name Kunjarani Devi is associated with which gaem? – Weight lifting
49. Who is the first Indian woman to win an Asian Games gold in 400m run? – Kamaljit
Sandhu

50. Victoria Azarenka is associated with which game? – Tennis
51. Who is the leading wicket taker in the history of Test Cricket? – Muttiah
Muralitharan

52. Which person won seven gold medals in swimming for the U.S. in the 1972
Olympic? – Mark Spitz
53. Regatta is associated with which sports event? – Rowing
54. Which woman has become the highest individual scorer in an innings in
Tests? – Kiran Baloch
55. Who has become the first Indian to score a triple century in Tests? – Virender
Sehwag

56. Who was the first Indian woman to scale the Mount Everest? – Bachhendri
Pal

57. Which cup/trophy is associated with football? – Santosh Trophy
58. Which Australian player was known as ‘Fruitfly’ amongst the rest of the
team? – Merv Hughes
59. Pravin Arnre and Vinod Kambli played for which province in South Africa? – Boland
60. Which country topped the medal tally in the XXV Olympic held at Barcelona?
Unified team of former USSR
61. Which place is known as the ‘Mecca of Indian Football’? – Kolkata
62. The famous player Pele is associated with which game? – Football
63. Which track and field star overcame childhood polio to become one of the
greatest athletes of her time? – Wilma Rudolph
64. Who was the first Indian cricketer to wear a helmet during a match? – Mohinder
Arnarnath

65. What is the duration of a basketball match both before and after the break?
25 minutes
66. Sushil Kumar is associated with which Game? – Wrestling
67. With which sport is Leroy Burrell associated? – Athletics
68. The term ‘deuce’ is common in which two games? – Badminton and Tennis
69. Bahadur Singh is a distinguished athlete of which game? – Athletics
70. How many players are there on each side in a baseball match? – 5
71. Chris Even’s name is associated with which sport? – Tennis
72. Jaspal Rana is a distinguished athlete in which game? – Shooting
73. S. Vijaya Lakshmi and Nisha Mohita are associated with which game? – Chess
74. Who was the IOC President who performed the closing ceremony of the XXV
Olympic Games? – Juan Antonio Samaranch
75. Which country stood second in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics medal tally? – US
76. Dhyan Chand’s name is associated with which game? – Badminton
77. ‘Ashes’ is the term associated with which sport? – Football
78. Which game is not included in the Olympic Games? – Cricket
79. If you scored cannon, which game would you be playing? – Billiards
80. Which Indian batsman made his ODI debut in the same match in which Kapil
Dev did? – Surinder Amarnath
81. Makers of which types sponsor Indian ace Narian Karthikeyan? – MRF
82. Amar Singh Sokhi is remembered for his performance in which sports event? –
Cycling

83. Who became the first woman in the world to ski to the North Pole? – Ann
Banoraft

84. Who became the first European: Woman to travel to the Forbidden City of
Tibet? – Alexandra David Neel
85. The term L.B.W. is associated with which game? – Cricket
86. Indian first took part in the Olympic Games in which year? – 1920
87. Which is the only woman to have won three Wimbledon titles in a row? – Steffi
Graff

88. Jaspal Rana is a distinguished athlete in which game? – Shooting
89. Who was the first Indian woman who owns the gold medal in Asian Games? – Kamaljit
Sandhu

90. Where will the winter youth Olympics Games 2016 be held? – Lillehammer
91. Who was the first Indian woman to scale the Mount Everest? – Bachhendri
Pal

92. Which Cricketer has scored the highest total runs in test cricket? – Sachin
Tendulkar

93. Which country hosted the 2014 Commonwealth Games? – Scotland
94. How many medals did P.T. Usha win at the Xth Asiad? – 4
94. The first Commonwealth Games were held in the year 1930 at which place? – Hamilton
(Canada)

95. The final of the Sultan Afzal Shah Hockey Tournament 2012 was played
between which teams? – New Zealand and Argentina
96. Where were the xxvii (1996) Summer Olympic games were held? – Atlanta
97. Susi Susanti, held the Grand Slam title in which game? – Badminton
98. Who is the first Indian to take a hat trick in an international test? – Harbhajan
Singh

99. Who has been named as the White Lightning in the cricket? – Allan Donald
(South Africa)

100. Which Indian cricketer has bagged a deal with ESPN? – Sachin Tendulkar

Sports GK Important Questions and Answers Part 2
Sports Current Affairs GK Questions and Answers 2016 SPECIAL FOR IES/ESE,UPPCL AE AND RRB NTPC EXAM

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