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Union Ministry of Sports honoured Olympics Gold winning Hockey Team of 1964

Published on: 27-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

They were honoured during the commemoration of the Golden Jubilee of 1964 Tokyo Olympics where Indian hockey team had defeated Pakistan by 1-0 and won a gold medal.

Chennai Super Kings should be disqualified: SC on IPL spot-fixing

Published on: 27-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

SC in its observation decided that IPL team Chennai Super Kings should be disqualified without any further enquiry.

Boxer Manoj Kumar received Arjuna Award

Published on: 27-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

2010 Commonwealth Games gold-medalist boxer Manoj Kumar received the prestigious Arjuna Award by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in New Delhi.

Guye Adola of Ethiopia won Airtel Half Marathon held in Delhi

Published on: 26-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Guye Adola of Ethiopia won Airtel Half Marathon (ADHM) in men’s category within 59.06 minutes.

Australian opener Philip Hughes died after being in induced coma

Published on: 26-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes went into induced coma and died after a bouncer ball of Sean Abbott hit back of his head at Sydney Cricket Ground.

Indian cyclist Deborah won four gold medals at Track Asia Cup 2014

Published on: 25-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

Tribal girl from Andaman and Nicobar, Deborah won four Gold Medals in the Track Asia Cup Cycling Championship 2014.

Magnus Carlsen of Norway won FIDE World Chess Championship 2014

Published on: 24-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 27 people agreed

Magnus Carlsen of Norway on 23 November 2014 won FIDE World Chess Championship 2014 played at Sochi, Russia.

Switzerland defeated France to win 1st-ever Davis Cup of Tennis

Published on: 24-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Switzerland won its first Davis Cup Tennis title after defeating France by securing three-one lead at Lille Stade Pierre Mauroy.

Indian pugilists Sarjubala and Saweety won Silver at World Women Boxing Championships

Published on: 24-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Indian Women pugilists Sarjubala Devi and Saweety won Silver medals in the 8th World Women's Boxing Championships, in Jeju, South Korea.

Lewis Hamilton won Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to become the F1 World champion for second time

Published on: 24-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Lewis Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina circuit and the Formula 1 racing championship title of 2014.

India won 3rd SAFF Women's Championship in Islamabad

Published on: 22-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

India won the 2014 SAFF Women's Championship at the Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad after defeating Nepal 6-0.

Terry Walsh resigned as Chief Coach of Indian Hockey team

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Terry Walsh on 18 November 2014 resigned as Chief Coach of Indian hockey team after his contractual talks with Hockey India (HI) and the Sports Authority of India (SAI) broke down.

Cricketer Suresh Raina became co-owner of HIL franchise team Uttar Pradesh Wizards

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

With this he became the second Indian cricketer to get associated with HIL

India cricket team won the 5-match ODI series against Sri Lanka by 5-0

Published on: 17-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

India won 5-match ODI series against Sri Lanka 5-0 after winning the final played at JSCA Stadium Complex in Ranchi.

Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic won ATP World Tour Finals

Published on: 17-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 27 people agreed

Novak Djokovic won this year's ATP World Tour finals after Roger Federer withdrew from the title clash due to a back injury.

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won China open singles titles of Badminton

Published on: 17-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 61 people agreed

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won women’s and men’s singles title of the China Open Super Series Premier of Badminton.

SC disclosed names involved in IPL spot fixing probe done by Mudgal Committee

Published on: 14-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

Supreme Court disclosed names N Srinivasan and Gurunath Meiyappan involved in IPL spot fixing probe done by Mudgal Committee.

ICC announced Ambassadors for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Published on: 13-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 133 people agreed

ICC announced its ambassadors for ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2015. India’s Kohli is among 5 cricketers selected for the job.

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma scored the highest ODI score ever of 264

Published on: 13-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 50 people agreed

The Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma scored the highest ODI score ever of 264 runs. The score of 264 runs is also the second-highest List A score.

BWF provisionally suspended Lee Chong Wei due to anti-doping regulation violation

Published on: 12-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

Badminton World Federation (BWF) on 11 November 2014 provisionally suspended Malaysian badminton player and World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei due to an apparent anti-doping regulation violation.

Salgaocar FC won Durand Cup 2014

Published on: 11-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 60 people agreed

Salgaocar FC won Durand Cup on 8 November 2014 and emerged as Durand Cup champion for the third time.

International Cricket Council raised World Cup prize money by 20 percent

Published on: 11-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 38 people agreed

ICC raised World Cup prize money by 20 percent.

Hockey India announced Hockey India Annual Awards

Published on: 10-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 62 people agreed

Hockey India on 10 November 2014 announced the Hockey India Annual Awards.

India won four match Men's Hockey Test series against Australia

Published on: 10-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

Indian Men’s Hockey team won four match series against Australia played at Perth Hockey Stadium, 3-1.

Virat Kohli became fastest cricketer to reach 6000 ODI runs

Published on: 10-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 32 people agreed

Virat Kohli became the quickest cricketer in the history score 6000 ODI run mark. He overtook legendary West Indian Vivian Richards' record.

Cristiano Ronaldo received 2013-14 European Golden Boot award

Published on: 07-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

Cristiano Ronaldo was presented with 2013-14 European Golden Boot award. He shared the prize with Luis Suarez, having scored 31 times.

Angelo Mathews named as captain of the ICC Test Team of the Year 2014

Published on: 06-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

Angelo Mathews was named as captain of the ICC Test Team of the Year 2014 by a panel chaired by Anil Kumble.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni named as captain of ICC ODI Team of the Year 2014

Published on: 06-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

Mahendra Singh Dhoni on 5 November 2014 was named as the captain of ICC OCI Team of the Year 2014.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar won LG People’s Choice Awards

Published on: 05-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

Cricketer Bhuvneshwar Kumar won LG People’s Choice Award 2014. He is the third Indian player after Sachin and Dhoni to win the coveted prize.

IOC welcomed the UN resolution on Sports as a means to promote peace

Published on: 04-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 3 November 2014 welcomed the United Nations resolution on Sports as a means to promote education, health, development and peace.

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