सामयिक विषय: Hockey

MENS AHF Cup 2016

5th Men’s AHF Cup-2016

Question: Which of the following country has won the recently held 5th Men’s AHF Cup?
(a) India
(b) Sri Lanka
(c) Bangladesh
(d) Singapore
Ans: (c)
Related facts:

  • 5th Men’s AHF Cup was held in Hong Kong China from 19 to 27 November 2016.
  • Result of the Compettition:
  • Gold -Bangladesh
  • Silver-Sri Lanka
  • Bronze-Hong Kong
  • Ashraful Islam, a Bangladeshi player scored maximum(9 goals) goal in the competition.

Reference:

https://tms.fih.ch/competitions/733#statistics
http://www.asiahockey.org/mavista/cms/en/home/33580/19—27-November-2016-%3C%2Fbr%3EMen’s-AHF-Cup
http://www.asiahockey.org/mavista/cms/en/news/33608/Bangladesh-vs-Sri-Lanka-final-in-Hong-Kong
http://bdnews24.com/sport/2016/11/27/bangladesh-beat-sri-lanka-to-earn-third-straight-ahf-cup-title

India Beat Malaysia, Take Bronze Medal At The Four Nations Invitational Tournament

Four Nations Invitational Tournament

Question: Which of the following country has won the Four Nations Invitational Tournament?
(a) Australia
(b) New Zealand
(c) India
(d) Pakistan
Ans: (a)
Related facts:

  • Four Nations Invitational Tournament 2016 was held at Melbourne, Australia from 23 – 27 November 2016.
  • Results of Competition:
  • Gold-Australia (3-1)
  • Silver-New Zealand
  • Bronze-India (4-1)

Reference:
https://twitter.com/TheHockeyIndia/status/802762749721743361
http://hockeyindia.org/news/india-beat-malaysia-take-bronze-medal-at-the-four-nations-invitational-tournament.html
http://hockeyindia.org/4-nations-invitational-tournament-2016

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MCC Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament

Question: Which of the following team has won the recently held MCC Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament?
(a) Karnataka Hockey
(b) Punjab & Sind Bank
(c) Indian Railways Hockey
(d) Indian Oil Corporation
Ans: (c)
Related facts:

  • From 1st September – 11th September 2016; ten days MCC Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament held at Chennai.
  • It was the 90th edition of the Tournament.
  • Indian Railways Men Hockey Team has won MCC Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament 2016 by defeating Indian Oil Corporation Team by 2 – 1.
  • Man of the Match of the Finals awarded to Malak Singh of Indian Railways.
  • Other awards of the tournaments are:
  • Best Forward- AffanYousuf (Indian Railways)
  • Best Midfielder-Amit Rohidas (Indian Railways)
  • Best Goal keeper/ Defender-Jugraj (Indian Railways)
  • Most Promising Player of the tournament-Joshua (Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu)

Reference:
http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=149760
http://www.murugappa.com/indian-railways-champion-90th-mcc-murugapa-gold-cup-hockey-tournament/

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