Sports Current Affairs 2017-January to December

Sports Current Affairs

Name of the Sport Events                             Name of the Winners


Mumbai youngster,Shreyas Mehta Won the Scottish Junior Open Squash championship at Edinburgh.
Arjun Bhati . Won the first position in the Kids Golf World
Championship in Malaysia
The Tokyo Olympic Committee Announced that Son Goku, a cult anime character
from Dragonball Z, will serve as one of its brand ambassador.
Siliguri based Abul Hossain won the Kolkata Full Marathon.
Atletico de Kolkata.
Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi
wins 2016 Hero Indian Super League beating Kerala
Blasters 5-4
Indian Women Football Team won their fourth consecutive (South Asian Football
Federation) SAFF Women’s Championship
title defeating Bangladesh 3-1 in the finals at
the Kanchenjunga Stadium in Siliguri, West Bengal
Cricket icon Kapil Dev Inducted into Legends Club ‘Hall of Fame’ at the Cricket
Club of India
Australian Cricketer Arthur Morris (Posthumously) Inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. Morris, who
became the 82nd player to be inducted into the ICC Cricket
Hall of Fame
Ranji Trophy Gujarat won its maiden title by 5 wickets after beating
Mumbai at the Holkar Stadium in Indore. Man of the
Match: Parthiv Patel.
Australian Open – 2017 Overview

Men’s Singles
Women’s Singles

Roger Federer Rafael Nadal
Serena Williams Venus Williams
Asian games Bronze-Medallist boxer, Sarita Devi First ever female boxer from India to step into the world of
professional boxing.
The official Mascot for the 2017 FIFA U17 World
Cup India
A clouded leopard named Kheleo with young and
charismatic face has been launched as the Mascot.
The Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI ) Will host the World Billiards Championship for the next
four years.
The International Association of Athletics
Federations (IAAF) Announced
Russia has been barred from the 2017 summer World
Athletics Championships in London.
India will be hosting the Combined World Cup for shooting in 2019.
In the latest FIFA ranking for the month Indian Football team dropped two places and is now
ranked at 132nd spot as compared to 130 in
February FIFA ranking..Argentina is at the top
Santosh Trophy West Bengal beat Goa (1-0) to clinch the 71th title
record 32nd time at the GMC Bambolim Stadium, Goa.
Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu Bagged the first ever gold medal in the newly
included 10m pistol
Bhubaneswar To host the 2017 Men’s Hockey World League Final as
well as the Men’s World Cup in 2018 at the Kalinga
Chris Gayle The first cricketer to score 10,000 runs in T20 cricket.


Sports Current Affairs:

Sandhya Agarwal, former captain of the Indian
women’s Test Cricket Team
Offered honourary life membership of ‘Marylebone
Cricket Club’ (MCC)
Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari) won a Baharain Grand Prix
Indian football team has risen to 101st from 132nd in
the latest FIFA rankings
2017. Brazil retained its top position.
Harmanpreet Kaur First Indian women cricketer to play in England’s T20 league
Aizawl FC Script history, become first north-east club to win I-League
title beating Mohun Bagan by 1-0.
ICC Next edition of World T2O will only be held in 2020.
Pakistan Team Won ICC Champions Trophy 2017 beating India.
Real Madrid Retained the UEFA Champions League title by defeating Juventus in the
final match at Cardiff, UK.

Men’s Singles

Women’s Singles

WINNER                     RUNNERS-UP

Rafael Nadal (Spain) Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland)
Jelena Ostapenko (Latvia) Simona Halep (Romania)

Sebastian Vettel

Lewis Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas

wins Hungarian Grand Prix

wins record equalling fifth British GP

wins Austrian Grand Prix

131st edition -Wimbledon Championships 2017 – Overview:

Men’s Singles winner – Roger Federer (Switzerland)

Women’s Singles winner – Garbine Muguruza (Spain)

Marin Cilic (Croatia) (runner up)

Venus Williams (US)

England Won ICC women world cup 2017 beating India. The Player
of the Series title has been awarded to Tammy Beaumont of
Mithali Raj Becomes leading run-getter in Women’s ODIs (6000 ODI
runs when she hit a six off Kristen Beams)
India To host their first Men’s World Championship in 2021.
Summer Olympics Host Paris gets – 2024 , Los Angeles – 2028
SAFF under 15 Championship India beat Nepal by 2-1 in the final
Bulgaria Open International Series Indian Shuttler Lakhsyasen
FIBA Asia Cup Australia has beaten Iran
First Oceanic team to be crowned champions of Asia
Italian Grand Prix Lewis Hamilton wins &takes lead title from Sebastian Vettel
36th National Games Goa’s Sports Minister Mr.ManoharAjgaonkar said that Goa would host
the 36th National Games, in Goa.

Sports Current Affairs:

2028 Olympics Los Angeles has received its official go-ahead to host the 2028 Olympics
from the International Olympic Committee’s evaluation commission.
China Open 2017 Nadal win Men’s title
Caroline Garcia win Women’s Singles
Henri Kontinen & John.Peers clinched men’s double
Chan Yung-jan & Martina Hingis bags women double title
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 England defeated Spain by 5-2.
‘Golden Ball’– Phil Foden (England)
‘Golden Shoe’– Rhian Brewster(England)
‘Golden Glove’– Gabriel Brazao(Brazil)
Pro Kabaddi Patna Pirates defeated Gujarat Fortune.