Latest Updated on: 23-02-2021
- 2nd Edition of "Khelo India University Games": will be organized in Karnataka. It should be noted that its inaugural edition was organized in Bhuvneshwar(Odisha) & was won by Punjab University.
- Australian Open 2021: Men's Single- Novak Djokovik(serbia), Women's Single: Naomi Osaka(Japan)
- Ankita Raina(the Indian Tennis Player): made her 1st WTA appearance, Ankita Raina became only the fifth Indian woman tennis player to secure a place in the main draw of a Grand Slam as she qualified for the women's doubles event of the Australian Open. Raina is only the second Indian after Sania Mirza, a six-time Grand Slam champion, to compete in the women's doubles of a tennis major.
- Monika Batra: won 82nd Senior National Table Tanis Championship(Women),single.
- Kho-Kho team 'Pahadi Billas': win KKFI’s 2021 Kho Kho Super League Championship Trophy at at the gleaming Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, New Delhi
- Upcoming Sporting Events:
- Ashok Dinda: an Indian fast bowler, retired from all formats of cricket.
- Tamil Nadu won: Saiyad Mustak Ali T - 20 Cricket Trophy. • Denmark won: Man's Handball Cup 2021
- ICC: has decided to declare the "Player of the Month", every month.
- India to host: AFC Women Asian Football Cup 2022.
- National Ice Hockey Championship(10th): ITBP won the title.
- Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM: a Portuguese professional footballer, has been credited with the Footballer who hit maximum no. of Goals.
- Winter Games Festival: commenced in Ladakh.
- World Jr. Badminton Ranling 2021: Indian Shutler gets 2nd Ranking in Badminton World Federation(BWF) ranking
- Fastest Century in T-20: New Zealand captain Sophie Devine hit the fastest century in women's Twenty20 history on Thursday, taking just 36 balls to reach 100 in a domestic match in Dunedin.
- Assam Rifles Public School: is the latest entry in the list of "Khelo India sports school". There are 9 such schools already, 5 out of them are managed by defence forces. This is the 1st such school in North-East region.
- Ice Hockey tournament: was organised in Kargil.
- Lewis Hamilton: the Formula 1 world Champion has been honored with knighthood' by British Queen Elizabeth II.
- Chritiano Ronaldo: has been awarded with the award of "Player of the Century" at 2020 Global Soccar Awards
- Games 2020:
Latest Updated on: Tuesday, 29 December 2020
- ICC declared its Best Team for the Decade: Here, Virat Kohli is named as captain of Test team, while Mahender Singh Dhoni was named as caption of ODI team & T-20.
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- Satnam Singh Bhamra: first Indian(a Basketball player) in NBA, banned for doping.
- Anshu Malik, wrestler of 57 kg category won bronze medal: at the Asian Championships, put together a great run of results in Belgrade. Indian wrestler Anshu Malik bagged the country's first medal at the Individual World Cup in Belgrade, Serbia, as she finished second in the women's 57kg category.
- FIBA basketball Asia-Cup 2021: is to be hosted by Indonesia.
- FIFA 2023: World Cup- Indonesia; U-17 WC- Peru;
- Sunil Chhetri: is the 1st Indian football player to hit 50 goals in Indian Super League.
- IPL 2022: from 2022 IPL version, the event will have 10 teams, presently only 8 teams compete.
- Pune sports University: Maharastra Govt. decided of this effect. 1st Sports University of India will be in Manipur.
Gatka, Kalaripayattu, Thang-Ta, and Mallakhamba: will be a part of the Khelo India Youth Games 2021 after the Sports Ministry approved their inclusion.
- Colon(Germany) Boxing World Cup: Amit Panghal(Rohtak, 52 kg) & Manisha(Kaithal, 57 kg) both got Gold Medals while Satish Kumar(91 kg) got bronze while Sakshi(57 kg) got Silver Medal.
- Asian Games 2020: It has been decided to include E-games too in the games.
- Russia has been banned: for 2 years on failing at WADA norms.
US open(M) 2020: DominicTheim(At 27, Thiem is the youngest man to win a Grand Slam title since Del Potro (2009).Austria, 27 years old) won, defeating Alexander Zverev(German),
- US open(W) 2020: Naomi Osaka(Japan) won, defeating Azrenka(Belarus).
- Wushu world Championship 2019: Indian Player, Poonam Khatri has been awarded with Gold Medal while she has won Silver Medal for the Iranian Player Mariam was stripped off her Gold Medal,as she failed in the Dope Test.
- Italian Grand Prix 2020: won by Pierre Gasly.
- India to host: ICC men's T-20 World cup2021
- U-17 women's FIFA world cup 2020: which was scheduled to be held in November 2020 has been rescheduled to be held in 17 February-7 march 2021 out of COVID-19 outbreak
- Women Asian Football Cup:
- PSD bank Nord Open Tennis Tournament: Indian Rising Tennis Star Sumit Nangal won this trophy, held in German
- Australian Grand pix 2020: Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas, ,
- Cricket Asia Cup: Postponed in the wake of the outbreak of Covid-19.
- Hungary Grand Prix: won by Lewis Hamilton.
- 'Khelo India, Young Games 2021': Haryana at Panchkula to host 4th edition of these games after Tokyo Olympics, next year.
- P. Harikrishna: the Indian Grand Master secured 2nd place in 53rd Biel International Chess Festival, held at Switzerland
· The 32nd olympiad is to be hosted by Tokyo (Japan). It is also to be named as Summer Olympics 2020 (to be held in this year).
Here is the list of Games/sports events that were organized in the year 2019
- Cricket World Cup 2019: 12th World Cup, 10 teams, in England. Won by England defeating New Zealand.
- French open : Man - Rafal Nadal & woman - Ashleigh Barly(Australia )
- Hockey: India won theFIH series by defeating South Africa.
- Wimbledon: woman-Sinnhalep(Romania) won defeating Serena. Man- Djokovic won, defeating Federer.
- Belgium Grand Pre: Lewis Hamilton
The Union Territory of Ladakh will host the inaugural Khelo India Winter Games later this month(February) followed by a similar event in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir in March, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju announced on Thursday.
The sports ministry will fund both the Khelo India Winter Games -- in Ladakh in the third week of February and in Jammu and Kashmir in the first week of March.
The Khelo India Ladakh Winter Games will feature an open ice hockey championship, figure skating and speed skating and the competition will be conducted at a block, a district and UT levels with expected participation of about 1700 athletes.
The competitions of the Khelo India J&K Winter Games will be held at Kongdori, Gulmarg in four age categories for both boys and girls.
- Women World Cup 20-20: Venue: Australia(Indian's is the 1st team to enter into quarter semi final) This is the 7th version of the tournament, Australia has won it 4 times, West Indies & England once each time. This is for the 1st time that India could make it in Final, the other team in the Final is Australia( the host itself). Final: Australia defeated India by 85 runs and won it for the 5th time.
- Satyavart:got Silver Medal in Asian Wrestling Championship in 97 kg category.
- Rafal Nadal:won ATP MEXICO OPEN title by defeating american Talor Fitz & its his 85th title.
- Azlan Shah Cup Tournament(Hockey)which was to be held at Ipoh(Malasia) has been pushed to August September due to Corona Alert.