Current Affairs (Sports)

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Common wealth games,2014 (Glasgow, Scotland)

In CWG 2014 ,India won 15 golds, 30 Silver and 19 Bronze and ranks at 5th place in the final table. Yogeshwar Dutt(Wrestling),Mary Kom(Boxing), Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinapa(Squash-Doubles),Vikas Gowda(Discuss throw) ,Sathish Sivalingam (Tamil nadu and won in weightlifting) and Abinav Bindra won gold medal in CWG. Next CWG is scheduled to be take place in Queensland,Australia.

Asian Games,2014(Incheon,South Africa)

In Asian Games 2014,India won 11 golds,9 silver and 37 bronze and ranks at 11th place.Rajat Chauhan(archery), Seema Punia(Disc throw), Mary Kom(Wrestling),Jitu Rai(50m Pistol), Saurav Ghosala(Squash), Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu(Squash), Mahesh Mangaonkar(Squash), Kush Kumar(Squash) and Sania Mirza and Saketh Myneni (Tennis-Mixed Doubles) won gold in asian games.

World Chess Championship,2014(Sochi, Russia): Magnus Carlsen retains the world chess championship.

Winners of Famous Tennis Tournaments

Wimbeldon 2014: Novak Djokovik (Men) Petra Kvitora (women)

US Open 2014: Marin Cile(Men), Serena Williams(Women)

French Open: Rafel Nadel(Men), Maria Sharapova(Women)

China open 2014: Novak Djokovik (Men),Maria Sharapova(Women)

WTA Tour Championship: Serena Williams(Women)

ATP world Tour: Novak Djokovik (Men)

F1: 

Winner of  Italian Grandprix,Singapore Grandprix,Japanese Grandprix,US Grandprix and Abudhabi Grandprix: Lewis Hamilton

Brazilian Grandprix: Nico Rosberg

Tour De France Winner: Vincenzo Nibali

Hockey World cup Winner: Australia

FIFA ,2014(Rio De Janeria, Brazil) Winner: Germany

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