SPORTS


Monthly Current Affairs July 2016 “SPORTS” key points to Remember.
Cricket In 2024 Olympics If Rome Wins Host BID
Portugal beat Poland on penalties to reach semis
Sameer Emerges Fastest Athlete Of Nat’l Inter-State Athletics
Sandhu 1st Indian to start a Europa League game
Jayaram, Praneeth reach semifinals of Canada Open
Union Sports Ministry grants recognition to Paralympic Committee of India
Ravi Shastri resigns from ICC Cricket Committee after Anil Kumble takes charge as India coach
Chinappa enters top 10 in World Squash Rankings
India to host world’s first MMA League
Novak Djokovic knocked out of Wimbledon
Michael Phelps Books Third Rio Berth with 100m Butterfly Victory
Relief for Ailing Hockey Legend Mohammed Shahid as Sports Ministry Announces Rs 10 Lakh Grant
France through to Euro semis with 5-2 victory
Lewis Hamilton wins Austrian Grand Prix
ICC relaxes Decision Review System for LBWs
Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes first Indian to play in Europa League
Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports grants recognition to Paralympic Committee of India
Amla, Bravo set highest 5th-wicket stand in T20s
Chinappa enters top 10 in World Squash Rankings
India to host world’s first MMA League
Canada Open: B Sai Praneeth, Manu Attri-B Sumeeth Reddy Win Badminton Titles
Javeline thrower Annu Rani sets national record at National Inter-state Athletics Championships
First association of Indian Olympians launched
Justin Gatlin posts 2016’s fastest 100m timing
India’s SaiPraneeth wins men’s 2016 Canada Open
Niranjan wins eight medals in IWAS World Games
Indian women’s relay team breaks national record
Federer sets record for most wins in Grand Slam
Dipa becomes India’s first ‘World Class Gymnast’
RohanPrem, Kerala Cricket Association’s cricketer of the year
Serena Williams wins record 22nd Grand Slam
Williams sisters win their sixth Wimbledon title
Lewis Hamilton wins 2016 British Grand Prix
Portugal wins Euro 2016 football championship; defeated France 1-0
Andy Murray won men’s singles title of 2016 Wimbledon
SandeepTomar Wins Silver, NarsinghYadav Bags Bronze in Spanish GP
Reid wins 1st ever Wimbledon wheelchair singles
Six more Indians qualify for Rio Olympics
Football World Cup for homeless kicks off
Jerome Taylor quits Test cricket
Indian men’s relay team second fastest in 2016
Tim Duncan announces retirement from NBA
India’s Junior men’s hockey team wins EurAsia Cup
India, Ashwin placed second in ICC Test rankings
Dallas Cowboys world’s most valuable sports team
All India Electricity Board Kabaddi Tournment Begins
India jumps 11 places to 152nd in football rankings
GM Harika Dronavalli wins Fide Women’s Grand Prix trophy in China
Vijender wins Asia Pacific Super middleweight title
India qualify for Davis Cup World Group playoff
Dipika Pallikal Karthik, Saurav Ghosal clinches 73rd Senior NationalSquash Championship
Pakistan win their first Test at Lord’s in 20 yrs
Lord’s hero Shah scales number one spot in ICC Test rankings
Himachal wins champion trophy in All India Electricity Board Kabaddi tournament
Abdul Wahid Tanveer wins 2W MRF Rally of Coimbatore
China to send 416 athletes to Rio 2016 Olympics
WADA calls for ban on all Russian athletes at Rio Olympics
Spain announces Lopetegui as Del Bosque’s replacement for head coach position
Sam Allardyce set for England head coach job, confirms FA chairman Dyke
Virat Kohli becomes first Indian captain to score double century outside India
Harrison breaks 28-year-old world hurdles record
Usain Bolt wins 200m sprint ahead of Olympics
Sony Pictures Networks bags broadcast right of International Champions
Swimmer with no hands wins 3 medals for India
Indian men’s junior cycling team is world no 1
Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra Becomes 1st Indian to Set World Record in Athletics
New skating world record set in hula-hooping
Prime Minister NarendraModi to flag off ‘Run for Rio’ event on July 31
India beat West Indies in 1st Test Match
Feliciano Lopez wins Swiss Open Gstaad
Lewis Hamilton overtakes Nico Rosberg in F1 title race after Hungarian Grand Prix win
Manavaditya Rathore wins bronze at Junior World Cup
R Ashwin becomes No. 1 Test bowler again after taking 7 wickets
Muttiah Muralitharan and 3 others to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame
Parveen Rana to replace Narsingh Yadav for Rio Olympics
Odisha announces Rs 60 lakh special incentive for Rio Olympic qualifiers
Rio bound shot putter Inderjeet Singh fails dope test: NADA
IOC Olympic channel to launch at Rio 2016 Games end
Bastian Schweinsteiger retires
Rio 2016: Russian weightlifters banned from Olympic Games
Bryan brothers pull out of Rio 2016 Olympics citing health concerns