SPORTS


Monthly “SPORTS” Current Affairs May 2016  pdf like pocket points .
Nico Rosberg takes pole at Russian Grand Prix
Vijender Singh wins 5th straight pro boxing bout
Indian team win one silver, two bronze in Archery World Cup
BCCI announces resumption of bilateral cricket ties with West Indies
Indian shooters bag 3 gold, 1 bronze ISSF Junior World Cup
Nico Rosberg wins Russian Grand Prix
Vikram Malhotra wins PSA 2016 Charlotte Open
Pakistan Cricket Board to establish biomechanics facility in Pakistan
Longest ever Snooker World Cup frame played
Leicester City crowned Premier League champions
India earn two Olympic weightlifting berths
UK born New Zealand-based freediver William Trubridge creates 122 m freedive record on 1 breath
Mark Selby of England won World Snooker Championship
Seven Indian shuttlers qualify for Rio Olympics
New Zealand top ICC T20I Rankings
India slips to 4th spot in ICC ODI Rankings
Indian batsman Rohit Sharma inaugurated India’s first sports expo in Pune
Retired South African gloveman, Mark Boucher is all set to join the Kolkata Knight Riders as their new wicket-keeping consultant.
Amoj pips Beant for 800m gold; Kiran, Subha win in 200m in 14th junior federation cup.
Srikanth slips to World No. 12, Jwala-Ashwini rises to 14th in the latest BWF rankings.
India finish fourth in junior shooting World Cup
Cameroon Footballer Patrick Ekeng dies after collapsing on pitch
Pakistan won 2016 Asia Kabaddi Championship Cup
America’s Tori Bowie runs fastest 100m of 2016 in Doha
Indian women win bronze at Junior Shooting World Cup
Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis to play for doubles title of Madrid Open
India women wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik grab Rio 2016 berths
Bayern Munich wins 4th straight Bundesliga title
Djokovic beats Murray to win Madrid Masters
Italian sprinter Giorgio Calcaterra wins Wings for Life World Run
Alvarez knocks Amir out to retain boxing title
Michel Platini to resign as UEFA President
Sania-Hingis continue to lead Women’s Doubles rankings
Indian boxers fetch four medals from Asian Youth Championships
 Australian women cricketers raise $4k for paralympians
Rio-bound Indian athletes to get 3 lakh bonus
Shashank Manohar resigns as BCCI President
Ritu Rani, Raghunath & Dharamvir recommended for Arjuna Award
Wrestlers Ravinder Khatri, Babita Kumari bag Rio Olympic berths
Charlotte Edwards, England women’s cricket captain, retires from international cricket
Stephen Curry named NBA’s Most Valuable Player for second straight year
ICC lifts suspension on Sri Lankan wicket-keeper Kusal Perera
London-based Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) launches first Official Laws of Cricket app
Wrestling: Sushil out; Narsingh to compete at Rio
Vijender Singh registers his 6th successive victory in Super Middleweight contest
FIFA lifts Indonesia’s suspension
Quadruple amputee to run TCS World 10K marathon
Kohli launches Futsal talent hunt competition
FC Barcelona crowned La Liga champions
FIFA’s auditing Head Scala resigns in protest against reforms
Lewis Hamilton takes Spanish GP pole position
Indian Women’s Squash team won the silver medal at the 18th Asian Squash Championship in Taipei, after suffering a 0-2 defeat at the hands of the Malaysian Women’s team.
Scottish professional tennis player Andy Murray defeated Serbia’s World number one Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-3 to win his first Rome Masters title
Eighteen-year-old Max Verstappen became the youngest driver in F1 history to win a Grand Prix as he finished first at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Top-ranked women’s doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis rebounded from their last two final losses to clinch the International BNL d’Italia title in Rome.
American professional tennis player, Serena Williams defeated compatriot Madison Keys 7-6(7-5), 6-3 on Sunday to win her fourth Rome Masters title and the first title in last nine months.
Playing against the Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner registered his 31st 50+ score, to overtake Gautam Gambhir (30) and Rohit Sharma (30) as the player with most 50+ scores in IPL
Olympics qualified sprinter, Sudha Singh set a new national record in the 3,000- meter steeplechase category by clocking 9 minutes and 26.55 seconds in the IAAF Diamond League race in Shanghai.
Women Archers Deepika, Bombayla, Laxmirani named for 2016 Rio Olympics
Justice Mukul Mudgal in FIFA governance committee
Sevilla win 3rd consecutive Europa League title
England cricketer Joe Root bags top three England cricket awards and awarded ODI Cricketer of the Year
Indian women team to play Thailand in quarterfinals of Uber cup
Women’s relay team sets new national record
Ella Mae Colbert, a 100-year-old retired South Carolina teacher set a new world record for the fastest 100-meter sprint by a 100-year-old
Indian reach Uber Cup semis; guarantees medal
Brother of Brussels bomber wins European Taekwondo title
Fed Cup: Aizawl Football Club to take on Mohun Bagan in final
Few Lodha panel recommendations not in the interest of BCCI, said Shashank Manohar
Ashwin retains No. 2 spot in Test bowlers ranking
Mohun Bagan win 14th Federation Cup title by thrashing Aizawl 5-0
IPL 9: Gujarat Lions Outclass Mumbai Indians to Qualify For Play-Offs
SushilaChanuPukhrambam to lead Indian women’s hockey team in 4-nation event in Darwin
Kohli fifty books No. 2 spot for RCB
Boxer Pooja fails to qualify for Olympics
Pankaj Advani Wins Asian 6-Red Snooker
French Open: Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber knocked out in first round
Chris Gayle Not Signed By Melbourne Renegades For 2016/17 Big Bash League
Denmark bags Europe’s maiden Thomas Cup title
Rio Olympic medal winners to be considered for KhelRatna, Arjuna award
Squash players Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa enter quarters in Hong Kong
AB de Villiers singlehandedly takes Royal Challengers Bangalore into IPL final
11 yrs since Liverpool’s ‘Miracle of Istanbul’
Sonia Lather lone Indian boxer to reach semis of World Championships
Disciplined Sunrisers Hyderabad knock KKR out, seal Qualifier 2 berth
17 years since Manchester United won their 2nd CL title
Sonia Lather reaches Women’s World Boxing final
India claim silver in Asian Team Snooker Championships
Rafael Nadal pulls out of French Open with wrist injury
SRH beat Gujarat Lions to reach IPL final
Sonia Lather wins silver at World Boxing C’ships
Indian wins gold at French Open Athletics Championship
The Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) to donate Rs.5 cr to disabled cricketers
Paes-Hingis reach mixed doubles quarters
Real Madrid wins its 11th Champions League title
Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios was handed a $6,200 fine, the largest ever in French Open history.
India only country to win 60, 50, 20-over Cricket World Cups
Ricciardo earns first F1 pole at Monaco Grand Prix
Mirza-Hingis crash out of French Open Round 3
Sunrisers Hyderabad win their maiden IPL title
Warner posts most 50s in a single edition of IPL
Discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics
Hamilton wins Monaco F1 Grand Prix
Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes first Indian to play in top flight European League game
Rajyavardhan’s son wins Gold at shotgun event
Cook youngest player to reach 10,000 Test runs
Weir sets world record in 1-mile wheelchair race