Sports Current Affairs- March 22, 2021
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1- All-rounder Jason Holder took five wickets as WI bowl out SL for 169 in the first Test.
2-Kolkata Knight Riders have begun seven days quarantine period for training camp for the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL).
3-India’s Divyansh Singh Panwar and Elavenil Valarivan won air rifle mixed team gold at New Delhi World Cup.
4-Leicester City defeated Manchester United 3-1 in first FA Cup semi-final in 39 years.
5- The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been looking to hire UK-based firm for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) bio-bubble.
6- The first round of the Indian National Rally Championship will take place on April 23 and 25 in Chennai.
7-India’s Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary won mixed team 10m pistol gold in the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi.
8-Former England captain Michael Vaughan said that Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will be a lot stronger with Kohli’s opening.
9-India football captain Sunil Chhetri has hoped that India will make most of playing at UAE, Oman.
10-India skipper Virat Kohli said Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan to open innings in first ODI against England at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.
Sports Current Affairs
11-Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) players and staff have arrived in Mumbai for seven days quarantine period for the Indian Premier League (IPL).
12-India team comprising Mairaj Khan, Angad Bajwa and Gurjoat Khangura won gold in men’s team skeet event at the Shooting World Cup in New Delhi.
13- Manipur, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and Haryana entered in semis of the 11th Hockey India Sub Junior Men’s National Championship in Jind (Haryana).
14- India topped the medal tally with six gold, four silver, and four bronze in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup.
15-Avani Lekhara won silver in the Al Ain 2021 Para shooting World Cup.
16-The Sports Authority of India (SAI)-Academy, MP, TATA, Punjab entered in semis in the 1st Hockey India Sub Junior Women Academy National Championship in Bhubaneswar.
17-Cricket South Africa (CSA) congratulated the South African women’s team on its historic white ball double win vs India.
18-Long jumper M. Sreesankhar cleared 8.26 metres at the Federation Cup and hoped to clear 8.40m this season.
19-India skipper Virat Kohli has called for removal of umpire’s call in cases of leg-before decisions.
20-Kamalpreet Kaur has qualified for the Tokyo Olympic Games after she threw discus to 65.06 metres in her first throw at the 24th Federation Cup Senior Athletics Championships held in Patiala.
21-For the first time in the history of World Athletics, ‘Global Conversation’ was launched.