Sports Current Affairs – August 2022
Prabath Jayasuriya and Emma Lamb won the ICC Player of the Month Awards for July 2022 Tennis legend Serena Williams announced their retirement The 44th Chess Olympiad concluded; India’s men’s & women’s teams won a bronze medal Sunil Chhetri and Manisha Kalyan were named AIFF Footballer of the Year Bhavani Devi won a gold medal at Commonwealth Fencing Championships – 2022 The First edition of Women’s IPL will be held in March 2023 1st Khelo India Women’s Hockey League (U-16) to be held in New Delhi Asia’s Oldest tournament Durand Cup starts on August 16 Indian men’s volleyball team won a bronze medal in the 14th Asian U-18 Championship
VVS Laxman named I ndia’s Interim Head Coach for Asia Cup 2022 Satwik & Chirag won 1st medal for India in World Badminton Championship Arjun Erigaisi won the Abu Dhabi Masters Chess tournament Virat Kohli to become the only player to play 100 matches for his country Neeraj Chopra won Lausanne Diamond League Meet title in the Javelin throw James Anderson becomes the most successful pacer in international cricket Max Verstappen won the Belgian F1 Grand Prix 2022 Viktor Axelsen clinched the 2022 BWF World Championships singles title Linthoi Chanambam won Gold at Judo World Championships India spinner Rahul Sharma announced his retirement Rohit Sharma becomes highest run scorer in T20I cricket FIFA suspended the All India Football Federation Kevin O’Brien announced their retirement from international cricket Paralympian Rahul Jakhar won Gold in WSPS Shooting World Cup 2022 Manisha Kalyan becomes 1st Indian to play in UEFA League FIBA U-18 women Asian Basketball championship to be held in Bengaluru R Praggnanandhaa defeated world chess champion, Magnus Carlsen, in FTX Crypto Cup Antrim Panghal won a gold medal at U-20 World Wrestling Championship Indian para shuttlers Pramod Bhagat & Sukant Kadam clinched the gold medal
Sebastian Vettel announced their retirement from Formula One ‘ Games Wide Open’ unveiled as Paris Olympics 2024 official slogan Asia Cup 2022 shifted out of Sri Lanka to UAE The government approved the signing of guarantees for hosting the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2022
Commonwealth Games: 2022
CWG 2022: Bhavana Patel won a gold medal and Sonalben won a bronze medal in Para Table Tennis CWG 2022: Naveen Kumar won the gold medal in the 74 Kg Category CWG 2022: Vinesh P Hogat won the gold medal in the women’s 53kg category CWG 2022: Ravi Kumar Dahiya won the gold medal in the 57kg category CWG 2022: Jasmine Lamboriya won a bronze medal in the Boxing Lightweight category India won a silver medal in the men’s fours lawn bowls event Avinash Sable won the silver medal and becomes the first-ever Indian to win CWG steeplechase medal India defeated Bangladesh to win SAFF Under-20 Football Championship 2022 CWG 2022: Nitu Ghanghas won the gold medal in the women’s 48kg category CWG 2022: Amit Panghal clinched the gold medal in flyweight boxing CWG 2022: India won a bronze medal in Women’s Hockey and defeated New Zealand CWG 2022: Eldhose Paul won the gold medal in the triple jump & Abdulla Aboobacker clinched silver CWG 2022: Annu Rani won a historic bronze medal in the women’s Javelin throw CWG 2022: Lakshya Sen won the gold medal in men’s singles badminton CWG 2022: Satwik and Chirag pair won gold in men’s doubles badminton CWG 2022: Sharath Kamal won the gold medal in Table Tennis men’s singles CWG 2022: India finished fourth with 61 medals comprising 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze CWG 2022: Sandeep Kumar won a bronze medal in the men’s 10000m race walk.
CWG 2022: Nikhat Zareen won a gold medal in Women’s Light Flyweight Boxing CWG 2022: India won the silver medal after losing to Australia in cricket CWG 2022: Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula clinched the gold medal in mixed doubles Table Tennis CWG 2022: Kidambi Srikanth clinched a bronze medal in the men’s singles event in badminton CWG 2022: PV Sindhu won the gold medal in women’s singles badminton Sanket Mahadev Sargar won India’s first medal in Commonwealth Games 2022 Mirabai Chanu won the first gold medal for India at CWG 2022 Max Verstappen won Hungarian Grand Prix 2022 England defeated Germany to win the Women’s European Championship 2022 Mairaj Ahmad Khan and Razia Dhillon won gold in each shooting meet Anahat Singh: India’s youngest athlete at the 2022 Commonwealth Games Tania Sachdev won 44th Chess Olympiad India’s Bajrang Punia clinched the gold medal in men’s 65kg wrestling India’s Anshu Malik won a silver medal in women’s 57kg freestyle wrestling Murali Sreeshankar won silver in the men’s long jump final India’s Sakshi Malik won the gold medal in women’s 62 kg wrestling V Pranav becomes India’s 75th Chess Grandmaster You may also like