Sports Current Affairs- March 14, 2021
Sports Current Affairs plays an important role in the preparation of students participating in the various competitive exams.
1-Hockey India has announced to organise coaching education pathway Level 2 course in New Delhi from March 22 to 31.
2-Murray Walker, known popularly as the ‘Voice of Formula 1’ passed away at the age of 97. He is known for his long stint as commentator for the sport.
3-Punam Raut has hit her third ODI century as India women made 266/4 against South Africa.
4-11th Hockey India Sub Junior Women’s National Championship 2021 takes place at Simdega (Jharkhand).
5-Prithvi Shaw became the first player to score more than 800 runs in a single Vijay Hazare Trophy season.
6-Mignon du Preez and Lizelle Lee batting helped South Africa women beating India by seven wickets in the fourth ODI in Lucknow.
7-Mumbai defeated Uttar Pradesh by six wickets and won the 2021 Vijay Hazare Trophy at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi.
8-Afghanistan defeated Zimbabwe by six wickets in the second Test, being played at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium at Abu Dhabi to square the series 1-1.
9-Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan have made their debut for India in place of all-rounde Axar Patel and Shikhar Dhawan in the second T20I.
10-West Indies has been taking Sri Lanka at the third and final ODI at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in North Sound (Antigua and Barbuda).
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11-All-rounder Jason Holder and batsman Darren Bravo returned to the West Indies Test squad. They will face Sri Lanka in the first Test from March 21.
12-India’s international sabre fencer Bhavani Devi has become the first-ever Indian fencer to qualify for Olympics.
13-Ishan Kishan’s 32-ball 56 on debut powered India to 7-wkt win against England in the second T20I at the Narendra Modi Stadium at Ahemadabad.
14- According to the All India Chess Federation (AICF), the Senior National Chess Championship will be held in Kanpur and the first Punjab International Grandmasters tournament will be played in Jalandhar.
15-Ishan Kishan has hit a half-century on debut and it helped India beat England by seven wickets in the second T20 International.
16-Brazilian-born Spanish player Laura Pigossi won the $25,000 ITF WTT Cup tennis championships in Pune.
17-Haryana sprinter Anjali Devi has withdrawn from women’s 400m race in the Senior National Federation Cup athletics due to injury.