Games and Sports Quiz 2020- Sports GK Questions and Answers

General Knowledge subject is critical for most of the competitive exams like SSC, UPSC, Bank PO, Clerk, etc.  Out of all the sections of General Knowledge, “Sports GK” is one of the most important because at least a few questions are asked from Sports General Knowledge section in almost every exam. Also, remembering sports GK questions and answers is considered a bit easier as compared to the other sections of General knowledge.

As per the latest trends of competitive exams, questions from Sports Current Affair are asked more than general sports GK questions. Here, we are listing questions from Sports general awareness as well as general knowledge to help the aspirants prepare well for the exam. We will regularly add latest GK questions and answers to this post so date you remain up-to-date with all the current affairs in the field of sports. If you have any question or doubt regarding this post then feel free to reach us through the comment section.

Games and Sports Quiz 2020- 150 Questions and Answers

 (1) On 29th August 2019, on the occasion of National Sports Day, which of these movements is launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi?

[a] Khelo India Movement

[B]Fit India Movement

[C]Swach Bharat Abhiyan

[D]Hum Fit to India Fit campaign

Answer – B (Fit India Movement)

(2) Which of these Indian Footballers is awarded with the Arjuna Award in the year 2019?

[A] Subrata Paul

[B] Pritam Kotal

[C] Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

[D] Sunil Chhetri

Answer – C (Gurpreet Singh Sandhu)

(3) Who became first Indian woman para-athlete and the oldest to be conferred with “Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna” award in the year 2019?

[A] Karamjyoti Dalal

[B]Deepa Malik

[C] Pooja Khanna

[D] Malathi Krishnamurthy Holla

Answer – B (Deepa Malik)

(4) Which of these Badminton players became 1st Indian to win a gold medal in Badminton World Championship?

[A] PV Sindhu

[B] Saina Nehwal

[C] Srikanth Kidambi

[D] Parupalli Kashyap

Answer – A (PV Sindhu)

(5) In which of these cities the famous “Eden Garden” Stadium is located?

[A] Mumbai

[B] Delhi

[C] Jaipur

[D] Kolkata

Answer – D (Kolkata)

(6) Durand Cup is associated with which sport?

[A] Hockey

[B] Football

[C] Cricket

[D]Badminton

Answer – B (Football)

(7) Which city is going to host 2020 summer Olympics?

[A] Pyeongchang, South Korea

[B] Athens, Greece

[C] Tokyo, Japan

[D] Beijing, China

Answer – C (Tokyo, Japan)

(8) Which of these awards is the highest sporting honour of India?

[A] Arjuna Award

[B] Dronacharya Award

[C] Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

[D] Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar

Answer – C (Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award)

(9) Which city hosted the 1st Asian Games in the year 1951?

[A] New Delhi, India

[B] Jakarta, Indonesia

[C] Tokyo, Japan

[D] Manila, Philippines

Answer – A (New Delhi, India)

(10) Who among the following is known as Flying Sikh of India?

[A] Kapil Dev

[B] PT Usha

[C] Milkha Singh

[D] Joginder Singh

Answer – C (Milkha Singh)

(11) Who was India’s first football captain?

[A] Talimeren Ao

[B] Shailen Manna

[C] SC Goswami

[D] P K Banerjee

Answer: A (Talimeren Ao)

(12) Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is related to which among the following Sports?

[A] Table Tennis

[B] Hockey

[C] Badminton

[D] Golf

Answer: B (Hockey)

(13) “The World Beneath His Feet” is a Biography of which of the following sporting personality?

[A] Sachin Tendulkar

[B] Nawab Pataudi

[C] Pulela Gopichand

[D] Ajit Wadekar

Answer: A (Pulela Gopichand)

(14) Which among the following Tennis Tournament is played on a synthetic hard court?

[A] French Open

[B] Wimbledon

[C] US open

[D] Australian open

Answer: D (Australian open)

(15) Who among the following was the first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna?

[A] Karnam Malleswari

[B] Viswanathan Anand

[C] Nameirakpam Kunjarani

[D] Karnam Malleswari

Answer: B (Viswanathan Anand)

(16) Who among the following is first Indian to win an individual gold medal at any Olympic Games?

[A] Muhammad Aslam

[B] Abhinav Bindra

[C] Mohammed Shahid

[D] Rajyavardhan Singh Rathode

Answer: B (Abhinav Bindra)

(17) “National Football Museum” which keeps FIFA collection is located at which of the following countries?

[A] England

[B] Canada

[C] France

[D] Brazil

Answer: A (England)

(18) Who is the first woman cricketer to hit a double century in ODI?

[A] Smriti Mahadana

[B] Mitali Raj

[C] Ellyse Perry

[D] Belinda Clark

Answer: D (Belinda Clark)

(19) The book ‘Straight from the Heart’ has been written by which of the following sporting personality?

[A] Sunil Gavaskar

[B] Imran Khan

[C] Sachin Tendulkar

[D] Kapil Dev

Answer:  C (Kapil Dev)

(20) Which of the following is awarded with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, 2019?

[A] Virat Kohli

[B] Hima Das

[C] Mary Kom

[D] Bajrang Punia

Answer: D (Bajrang Punia)

(21) Which sport is added for the first time to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games?

[A] Fencing

[B] Powerlifting

[C] Curling

[D] Table Tennis Mixed Doubles

Answer: D (Table Tennis Mixed Doubles)

(22) “281 and Beyond” is an autobiography of which of the following cricketer?

[A] Sachin Tendulkar

[B] VVS Laxman

[C] Rahul Dravid

[D] Saurav Ganguly

Answer: B (VVS Laxman)

(23) The term“Googly” is associated with?

[A] Hockey

[B] Badminton

[C] Cricket

[D] Football

Answer: C (Cricket)

(24) Sundarrajan Kidambi is associated with which sports?

[A] Chess

[B] Hockey

[C] Athletics

[D] Badminton

Answer: A (Chess)

(25) The ASIAD is held after every _____ years?

[A] 6 years

[B] 5 years

[C] 4 years

[D] 3 years

Answer: C (4 years)

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