Sports Current Affairs- March 3, 2021
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Sports Current Affairs
1-Australia batsman David Warner said he made a mistake by playing in the Test series against India despite his groin injury.
2-Brazil football legend Pele received Covid-19 vaccine.
3-India’s Rohan Bopanna and Pakistan’s Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi back together at the Mexican Open in Acapulco, Mexico after seven years. They are often called with the title of ‘Indo-Pak Express’.
4-The Tokyo Olympics organising committee will add 12 female board members.
5-Veteran spinner Harbhajan Singh said Spinner Axar Patel made the batsmen play the ball every time he bowled.
6-Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament: Indian mixed doubles players Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa stunned Indonesian second seeded pair Hafiz Faizal and Gloria Emanuelle Widjaja in the first round.
7-England women defeated New Zealand by seven wickets in the first T20I at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
8-Spinner Ashton Agar and Glenn Maxwell helped Australia beating New Zealand by 64 runs in the third T20I at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
9-India batsman Rohit Sharma and fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah lost one spot each in the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) T20I rankings for batsmen and bowlers.
Sports Current Affairs
10-India captain Virat Kohli said White ball affects batsmen’s defence on spinning tracks.
11-Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament in Basel: India’s Kidambi Srikanth and Sourabh Verma reached the second round.
12-Haryana’s teenage wrestler Sonam Malik out of the upcoming World Ranking Series (WRS) due to head injury.
13- Due to changing weather, England hit by sickness bug(could be diarrhoea) ahead of the fourth and final Test being played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
14- Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament in Basel: H.S. Prannoy out after a three-game defeat to Netherland’s Mark Caljouw.
15-World Championships bronze medallist Manish Kaushik made a comeback to quarter-finals of Boxam International in the 63-kg light welterweight category in Castellon, Spain.
16-India pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah to get married this week in Goa. He has opted out of the fourth and final Test against England due to this reason.
17-Syed Rashida Simnani has achieved laurels in wrestling without basic coaching.
18-Former India captain and legendary left-arm spinner Bishan Singh Bedi on road to recovery after multiple operations.
19- At the National Equestrian Tent Pegging Championship in Noida, Dinesh Kumar from Assam Riffles won gold in lemon and tent pegging event.
20-Hockey Haryana will host the 11th Hockey India Sub Junior Men’s National Championship at the Rajiv Gandhi Mahavidyalaya, Uchana college grounds in Jind district. It will held from March 17 to 25.