Here is the Sports update for week 10th – 16th August for General Awareness section preparing for Government Job Competitive Exams.
I have brought useful and important data from the Sports Section of the last week. This will be helpful in your every type of exams like SSC, IBPS, UPSC, etc.,
Bengaluru-based biker Aishwarya Pissay made history by becoming the first Indian to win a world title in motorsports as she won the FIM World Cup in women’s category held in Varpalota, Hungary.
The event was conducted by the International Motorcycling Federation, the governing body for motorcycle racing in the world.
Local teenager amateur Sneha Singh has won the 11th Leg of the Hero Women’s Pro Golf Tour and this win signaled her arrival at the senior levels.
The 15-year-old golfer hails from Hyderabad and is coached by her father Sanjay Singh.
Virat Kohli has broken a 26-year-old record of Miandad, who was the Pakistan great played his last ODI against the Windies in 1993. Miandad took 64 innings to score 1930 runs against the West Indies and the Virat Kohli manages to surpass him in the second ODI, he has taken just 34 innings to do so.
Former World No.1s and multiple major champions Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams have been awarded the first wild cards for the 2019 Western & Southern Open. Both players join the main draw field for the tournament that is going on between August 10-18 at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio.