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Hockey India President Narinder Batra became a member of FIH Executive Board

Published on: 03-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Hockey India President Narinder Batra on 2 November 2014 became a member of International Hockey Federation (FIH) Executive Board.

Central Zone defeated South Zone to lift Duleep Trophy of Cricket

Published on: 03-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 28 people agreed

Central Zone won the 2014-15 Duleep Trophy title of cricket by defeating South Zone in the finals played at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi with 9 runs.

Pankaj Advani won IBSF World Billiards Championship

Published on: 31-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 66 people agreed

Pankaj Advani won IBSF World Billiards Championship in Bangalore.

Sachin Tendulkar and Steve Waugh inducted into Don Bradman Hall of Fame

Published on: 30-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 39 people agreed

Sachin Tendulkar and Steve Waugh entered Bradman Hall of Fame at a gala dinner held at the historic Sydney Cricket Ground.

Serena Williams won the Singles title of BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore 2014

Published on: 27-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 44 people agreed

Serena Williams of the US won the Singles title of BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore 2014.

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri won Venetian Macau Golf Open

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

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri won Venetian Macau Open. This was his second title of the year fifth career win on the Asian Tour.

Sania Mirza and Cara Black won doubles title of the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore

Published on: 27-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Sania Mirza and Cara Black won the doubles title at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals after defeating defending champions Peng Shuai and Hsieh Su-Wei, 6-1, 6-0.

Para-swimmer Sharath Gayakwad broke 28-year old record of P T Usha at Asian Para Games

Published on: 27-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 38 people agreed

Para-swimmer Sharath Gayakwad on 26 October 2014 broke the 28-year old record of P T Usha of winning the most medals at a multi-discipline event by an Indian.

AIBA provisionally suspended Sarita Devi and her coaches for Asian Games incident

Published on: 25-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 38 people agreed

AIBA provisionally suspended Indian boxer Laishram Sarita Devi for protesting against a controversial verdict, at 2014 Incheon Asian Games.

Pankaj Advani won World Billiards Point Format Championship

Published on: 25-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 45 people agreed

Pankaj Advani won the World Billiards Point Format Championship by defeating Singapore’s Peter Gilchrist, 6-2 at Leeds, United Kingdom.

India's Chief Hockey Coach Terry Walsh resigned

Published on: 22-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 28 people agreed

Terry Walsh, the chief coach of Indian men’s hockey team resigned from his post because of a pay dispute with the Sports Authority of India (SAI).

BCCI decided to initiate legal proceedings against WI Cricket Board

Published on: 21-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

BCCI decided to initiate legal proceedings against WICB and suspend all bilateral tours for abrupt cancellation of their tour to India.

Indian batsman Virat Kohli claimed number two slot in the ICC rankings

Published on: 21-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

Indian batsman Virat Kohli on 19 October 2014 claimed number two slot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings.

Luis Suarez received European Golden Boot Award 2014

Published on: 21-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 33 people agreed

Barcelona Football Club player Luis Suarez received the European Golden Boot Award on 16 October 2014.

India won the 2014 West Indies tour of India cricket series, 2-1

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

India won the 5 match ODI series of Cricket against West Indies, 2-1, after the Caribbean team pulled out from the remainder of India tour.

India won Sultan of Johor Cup Under-21 Hockey title

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

India retained its Sultan of Johor Cup Under-21 Hockey title by defeating Great Britain, 2-1.

ICC awarded global broadcast rights from 2015 to 2023 to Star India and Star Middle East

Published on: 18-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on 10 October 2014 awarded the global broadcast agreement rights for ICC Events from 2015 to 2023 to Star India

Paralympic Games to be held in India in February 2015

Published on: 15-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 55 people agreed

Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment on 13 October 2014 announced that a multi-sport Paralympic Games will be held in India in February 2015.

Mary Kom voted as India's Most Valuable Player in Asian Games 2014

Published on: 14-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 78 people agreed

MC Mary Kom was chosen as Most Valuable Player of India’s Incheon Asian Games campaign by contingent sponsors Samsung India.

Ajay Jayaram won Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament

Published on: 14-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

Indian shuttler, Ajay Jayaram won Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament by defeating Indonesia’s Ihsan Maulana Mustofa.

British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton won inaugural Russian Grand Prix

Published on: 14-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

Lewis Hamilton won inaugural Russian Grand Prix.

RCA removed former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi as its President

Published on: 14-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

RCA removed former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi as its President after a no—confidence resolution against Lalit Modi was passed in Jaipur.

India to host first leg of Asia Cup Archery Tournament in Delhi in January 2015

Published on: 13-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 28 people agreed

India will host first leg of Asia Cup Archery Tournament in Delhi in January 2015.

Roger Federer won Shanghai Masters trophy of Tennis

Published on: 13-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

Roger Federer won his maiden ATP Shanghai Masters trophy by defeating Gilles Simon, 7-6, 7-6.

GGSS School of Hisar won the U-17 Girls title of 55th Subroto Cup Football tournament

Published on: 11-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Government Girls Senior Secondary (GGSS) School of Hisar, Haryana on 10 October 2014 won the Under-17 title of the 55th Subroto Cup football tournament

ICC banned Zimbabwe bowler Prosper Utseya and Bangladeshi bowler Sohag Gazi for illegal action

Published on: 10-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

International Cricket Council (ICC) banned the Zimbabwe bowler Prosper Utseya and Bangladeshi bowler Sohag Gazi from bowling in international cricket.

17th Asian Games Incheon 2014 held in South Korea

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 385 people agreed

17th Asian Games Incheon 2014 was held in Incheon, South Korea from 19 September to 4 October 2014.

RSP felicitated hockey player Birendra Lakra

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

Rourkela Steel Plant felicitated hockey player Birendra Lakra who was a part of the triumphant India team that defeated Pakistan in Asian Games.

MS Dhoni became ISL team Chennaiyin FC co-owner

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 47 people agreed

Mahendra Singh Dhoni became the co-owner of the Indian Super League franchise Chennaiyin FC.

USA Swimming suspended Olympic champion Michael Phelps for 6 months

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 46 people agreed

USA Swimming suspended Michael Phelps from all competition for six months for violating the organization's code of conduct.

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