Sports Current Affairs- March 10, 2021
Sports Current Affairs plays an important role in the preparation of students participating in the various competitive exams.
1-The first International Cricket Council (ICC) World Test Championship (WTC) final, between India and New Zealand, will held from June 18 to 22 at Southampton’s Ageas Bowl Stadium.
2-Rio lawmakers voted in favour of renaming iconic Maracana stadium after Brazil legend Pele.
3-Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp ruled himself out of contention for Germany’s national team.
4-The city of Naples called for submission of ideas to start for a statue or other monument to honour football great Diego Maradona.
5-Batsman Devdutt Padikkal’s form has helped Karnataka reach the semi-final where they face Mumbai on Thursday in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
6-Former captain Geoffrey Boycott said England players should be docked money if they want break from England duty.
7-Kalyani Municipal Stadium is located in Kalyani, West Bengal.
8- NEROCA- North Eastern Re-Organising Cultural Association
CSA- Cricket South Africa
9- The Swimming Federation of India (SFI) has cancelled the Senior National Championship beginning on March 24 in Rajkot.
10- According to the International Cricket Council (ICC), the World Test Championship(WTC) final between India and New Zealand will take place at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England, from June 18 to 22.
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11- The first T20 International series between India and England begins on Friday at the newly-built Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
12- According to a report, the brand value of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has fallen for first time in 6 yrs.
13-Racing Team India will be the first Indian team to compete in the iconic 24 Hours of Le Mans later this year.
14-Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium is in Kolkata.
15-Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan has scored his maiden Test ton at second Test against Zimbabwe at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
16-Asghar Afghan has become the second Afghanistan player to hit a century in Test cricket after Rahmat Shah.
17-Former all-rounder Abdul Razzaq said compare Pakistan captain Babar Azam to Pakistan greats, not Kohli.
18-India opener Rohit Sharma said he went against his nature in Tests, and added that T20 approach will be same.
19- fourth seed Rutuja Bhosale has entered the second round of the $25000 KPIT-MSLTA ITF Women’s Tennis Tournament (WTT) Cup in Pune.
20-The Swimming Federation of India (SFI) has been planning to host an International Swimming Federation (FINA)-accredited competition in June. SFI secretary general is Monal Chokshi.
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21-Rishabh Pant is now at a career-best seventh position in Test rankings.
22-NRAI- The National Rifle Association of India
23-Thomas Bach was re-elected as President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for four year term.
24-New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman Finn Allen replaces Josh Philippe, while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2021.
25-Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar has been re-elected president of the School games Federation of India (SGFI).