Sports Current Affairs- March 2, 2021
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1-Indian skipper Virat Kohli has become the first Indian cricketer to reach 100mn followers on Instagram.
2- India head coach Ravi Shastri has received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.
3- Mary Kom (51 kg) and Amit Panghal (52 kg) are one win away from medal at the Boxam International Tournament in Castellon, Spain.
4- Hockey India will organize online coaching course.
5- Shooter Manisha Keer has recorded her best World Cup finish at an International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Shotgun stage. She finished seventh in the women’s trap competition in Cairo.
6-3rd hockey match: Germany women defeated India 2-0 in the four-match series in Dusseldorf.
7- The All India Football Federation (AIFF) said the second phase of I-League to start on March 5.
8- India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, England captain Joe Root and West Indies batsman Kyle Mayers have been shortlisted for the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Player of the Month award for February.
9- England’s Tammy Beaumont and Natalie Sciver and New Zealand’s Brooke Halliday have been shortlisted for the women’s player of the month.
10- India pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah gets rest ahead of the fourth and final Test against England.
11-England opener Tammy Beaumont has jumped five places to top of women’s ODI rankings.
12-Pace bowler Blessing Muzarabani claimed four wickets as Zimbabawe restricted Afghanistan for 131 in the first Test, being played at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
13-Veteran batsman Chris Gayle said that he will never turn down playing for Windies.