Who has won the gold medal in the men’s 10m air pistol event of the ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro?
• Abhishek Verma Wins Gold in Men’s 10m Air Pistol at Rio Shooting World Cup
• Indian shooter Abhishek Verma won the gold medal in the men’s 10m air pistol event of the ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro.
• It is the season’s fourth ISSF World Cup for rifle and pistol shooters.
• Saurabh Chaudhary took home the bronze while silver medal went to Turkey’s Ismail Keles.
• Meanwhile, Sanjeev Rajput secured silver medal in the men’s 50m rifle 3 positions event.
Name the Indian sprinter who has won gold medal in women’s 400m at the International Athletic Meeting held at Brno, Czech Republic?
• VK Vismaya Claims Gold in 400m at Czech Republic Athletic Meet
• Indian sprinter, VK Vismaya won gold medal in women’s 400m at the International Athletic Meeting held at the Josef Seckár Memorial (MJS) in Brno, Czech Republic
• The 22-year-old finished with her personal best timing of 52.12s.
• Vismaya beat MR Poovamma and Subha Venkatesan, who finished second and third with timings of 53.47s and 53.67s respectively.
Which country has won the SAFF U-15 Championships title?
• India lift SAFF Under-15 title in Kolkata
• A convincing India U-15 team thrashed Nepal 7-0 to lift the SAFF U-15 title at the Kalyani Stadium in Kolkata. Striker Sridarth Nongmeikapam scored a hat-trick while Maheson Singh, Amandeep, Sibajit Singh and Himanshu Jangra scored one goal apiece.
• The victory also meant that India is now the most successful team in the tournament’s history. They won the title for a record third time after previous wins in 2013 and 2017, both of which came in Nepal.
Who has won the Golden Book of World Records by reading continuously for 27 hours and five minutes?
• UP Student Sets World Record By Reading Aloud For 27 Hours
• Alauddin, a student of Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University has created a new history by reading continuously for 27 hours and five minutes while making his way to the Golden Book of World Records.
• He broke the world record of longest reading aloud marathon held from August 25 to August 26.
Who has won the women’s singles title of US Open 2019?
• Canada’s Bianca Andreescu Defeats Serena Williams to Win US Open 2019.
• In Tennis, Canadian teenage newcomer Bianca Andreescu defeated tennis superstar Serena Williams in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5, at the 2019 US Open women’s final.
• This is the first Grand Slam title for the 19-year-old Bianca.
Who has won the Formula 1, Italian Grand Prix 2019?
• Charles Leclerc wins the Italian Grand Prix 2019
• Monacan based Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) has won the Formula 1, Italian Grand Prix 2019. This is his second F1 win this season and came within a week of the first win.
• Earlier this week, Leclerc won the Belgian Grand Prix also.
• Valtteri Bottas finished second, Lewis Hamilton third, Daniel Ricciardo fourth and Nico Hülkenberg fifth.
Who has won men’s single title at US Open 2019?
• US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam title
• Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals.
• Spain's Nadal, 33, won 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 against the fifth seed in New York.
• Nadal, seeded second, was cruising at two sets and a break up, only for Medvedev to force a decider.
• But Nadal stopped his momentum to clinch a thrilling win in four hours and 50 minutes - just four minutes shorter than the longest US Open final.
Which Team has Clinched the Duleep Trophy title 2019?
• India Red beat India Green to clinch Duleep Trophy title
• India Red beat India Green by an innings and 38 runs to clinch the Duleep Trophy title on the fourth day at Bengaluru.
• India Red had scored 388 in their first innings. On the other hand, India Green compiled 231 runs in their first innings and 119 in their second innings. Abhimanyu Easwaran, who made a brilliant 153 for India Red, was named player of the match.
Who has become the first T20I bowler to take 100 wickets?
• Lasith Malinga becomes first T20I bowler to claim 100 wickets.
• Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga has become the first T20I bowler to take 100 wickets during the 3rd T20I against New Zealand at Pallekele. He also took a hat-trick, dismissing 4 batsman in 4 consecutive deliveries and became the first-ever bowler to pick up 2 hat-tricks in T20I cricket.
• Lasith Malinga also surpassed Wasim Akram and set a record for the most number of hat-tricks in international cricket. Till now he has claimed 5 hat-tricks in his international career.
Who will be inducted into the 2019 Asia Pacific Golf Hall of Fame?
• Pawan Munjal to be honoured with Asia Pacific Golf Hall of Fame
• Managing Director and Chairman of Hero MotoCorp, Pawan Munjal will be inducted into the 2019 Asia Pacific Golf Hall of Fame. He will be inducted for his support to “Golf” in India and around the world. The induction ceremony will be held at the 2019 Asian Golf Awards Gala Banquet.
• With the honour, he will join the legendary players such as Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and other leading personalities such as David Chu who were bestowed with the highest honour in the Asia Pacific golf industry.