February Important Sports Current Affairs 2020 - INDIA COVER

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February Important Sports Current Affairs 2020

FEBRUARY CURRENT AFFAIRS 2020 :-

SPORTS


Important Sports Event/Facts/Quizes :




1, First ever Khelo India University Games held in Bhuvaneshwar, Odisha.


2, First ever Khelo India Winter Games held in Ladakh


3, Motera Stadium (Ahmedabhad ) became the world's biggest cricket stadium after surpassing Melbourne Cricket Stadium.


4, 1st Player from Newzealand to play 100 matches in T20 International - Ross Taylor ( New zealand ) ( Rohit sharma is the first player to play 100 T20 )


5, Laureus Best moment - Sachin Tendulkar (2011 world cup moment )


6, Olympics :- 

     - Venue : Tokyo
     - Motto : United By Emotion


7, NADA (National Anti Doping Agency ) has banned Amit Dahiya ( Javelin Thrower)


8, Haryana Government announced Rs 3 crore for gold winners and 1.5 crore rupees for yellow medal winners in Commonwealth Games.


9, Rohit Rajpal to continue as Davis Cup Captain. (Tennis )


10, Christine Sinclair became all time top scorer in International Soccer.


India Venue Games :


1, Commonwealth Shooting and Archery Championships

2, Asian Wrestling Chamiponships in New Delhi

3, India will host 2021 Junior Men Hockey Cup

4, Goa will host 36th edition of the National Games from 20 th Oct - 4th Nov 2020. released an official Mascot - " Rubigula " Flame -Throated Bulbul ( State Bird of Goa )


Retirement :


1, Sharapova associated to the sports - tennis

2, Alex Danson Bennett associated sports - Field Hockey 

3, Pragyan Ojha associated sports - Cricket


Medal Winnings:-
1, ESPN AWARDS

- Female Sportperson of the year - PV Sindhu ( Shuttler )

- Male Sportperson of the year - Saurabh Chaudhary ( Shooting )
- Courage award of being inspirational in field - Sprinter Dutee Chand ( Sprinter )
- Comeback of the year - Koneru Humpy ( Chess )



2, Asian Wrestling Championship

-  Sunil Kumar - Gold Medal
-  Sakshi Malik - silver medal
-  Vinesh Phogat - Bronze medal

3, Seniour National Champiomnship in womens Category :-

- Joshna Chinappa ( Squash )

4,  Manpreet Singh (Indian Hockey ) named Player of the Year award 2019.

5, Australia Open 2020 ( Tennis ):- 

-  Mens - Novak Djokovic ( Serbia )
-  Female - Sofia Kenin ( US )


February Current Affairs 2020 :-

Defence and Space Current Affairs February 2020

Awards and Honours Current Affairs 2020

Appointments, Economy, Schemes 2020




See Also : Monthly Current Affairs



February Important Current Affairs in sports 2020

February Important Sports Current affairs

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