Static Tablets: Sports

Dear BA'ians,

As we have observed in the previous exams, static General knowledge questions were asked and same can be expected in upcoming exams specially "IBPS PO Mains", so we don't want you to miss that single question from the static General knowledge which includes many topics such as Domestic and International Airports, Famous temples, stadiums, power plants, dams etc. and many more, most of these already been included in the IBPS PO Mains GA Capsule.

But, besides this, we know that Static Gk is huge and lot has to be covered, so we thought of covering that topics of static Gk through this step..

It will be real time post in which we will update all of you on real time basis with the Static Gk topics and there will be a involvement of everyone here, every BA'ian in the live online discussion.

Today's topic is - "Sports - Cups, Trophies, stadiums and related terms"

Here is the Compilation of all the topics Covered -


      Cups and Trophies (Associated with Sports/Games)
Sport
Cups and Trophies
Hockey
Aga Khan Cup, Begam Rasul Trophy (women’s), Maharaja Ranjit Singh Gold Cup, Lady Ratan Tata Trophy (women’s), Gurunanak Championship (women’s) Dhyanchand Trophy, Nehru Trophy, Sindhia Gold Cup, Murugappa Gold Cup, Wellington Cup etc.
Football
Beghum Hazarat Mahal Cup, BILT Cup, Bordoloi Trophy, Colombo Cup, Confederation Cup, D C M Trophy, Durand Cup, Rovers Cup, B.C. Rai Trophy (National Championship), FIFA World Cup, Jules Rimet Trophy, Kalinga Cup, Santosh Trophy (National Championship), IFA shield, Scissor Cup, Subroto Mukherjee Cup, Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee Trophy, Todd Memorial Trophy, Vittal Trophy, etc.
Cricket
Anthony D’ Mellow Trophy, Ashes, Asia Cup, Benson and Hedges Cup, Bose Trophy, Champions Trophy, Charminar Challenger Cup, C.K. Naidu Trophy, Cooch-Behar Trophy, Deodhar Trophy, Duleep Trophy, Gavaskar-Border Trophy, G.D. Birla Trophy, Gillette Cup, Irani Trophy, Interface Cup, Jawaharlal Nehru Cup, Lomboard World Challenge Cup, Mc Dowells Challenges Cup, Merchant Cup, Moin-ud-Dowla Cup, Nat West Trophy, Prudential Cup (World Cup), Rani Jhansi Trophy, Ranji Trophy, Rohinton Baria Trophy, Rothmans cup, Sahara Cup, Sharjah Cup, Sheesh Mahal Trophy, Sheffield Shield, Singer Cup, Sir Frank Worrel Trophy, Texaco Cup, Titan Cup, Vijay Cup, Vijay Hazare Trophy, Vijay Merchant Trophy, Vizzy Trophy, Wisden Trophy, Wills Trophy, World Series Cup.
Table Tennis
Berna Bellack cup(men), Corbillion Cup (women), Jai Laxmi up (women), Rajkumari Challenge Cup (women junior), Ramanuja Trophy (men junior), Travancore Cup (women), Swathling Cup (men) etc.
Badminton
Aggrawal Cup, Amrit Diwan Cup, Asia Cup, Australasia Cup, Chaddha Cup, European Cup, Harilela  Cup, Ibrahim Rahimatollah Challenger Cup, Konica Cup, Narang Cup, Tunku Abdulrahman Cup, Uber Cup, World Cup, Yonex Cup etc.
Basket Ball
Basalat Jha Trophy, B.C. Gupta Trophy, Federation Cup, S.M. Arjuna Raja Trophy, Todd Memorial Trophy, William Jones Cup, Bangalore Blues Challenge Cup, Nehru Cup, Federation Cup
Bridge
Basalat Jha Trophy, Holkar Trophy, Ruia Gold Cup, Singhania Trophy. Etc
Polo
Ezra Cup, Gold Cup, King’s Cup, Prithi Pal Singh Cup, Radha Mohan Cup, Winchester Cup etc.
Athletics
Charminar Trophy, Federation Cup etc.
Air Racing
Jawaharlal Challenge Trophy, King’s Cup, Schneider Cup
Billiards
Arthur Walker Trophy, Thomas Cup etc.
Boxing
Aspy Adjahia Trophy, Federation Cup, Val Baker Trophy etc.
Golf
Canada Cup, Eisenhower Trophy, Muthiah Gold Cup, Nomura Trophy, President’s Trophy, Prince of Wales Cup, Ryder Cup, Solheim Cup, Topolino Trophy, walker Cup, World Cup etc.
Chess
Naidu Trophy, Khaitan Trophy, Limca Trophy, Lin Arec City Trophy, World Cup etc.
Horse Racing
Baresford Cup, Blue Riband Cup, Derby, Grand National Cup
Netball
Anantrao Pawar Trophy etc.
Rugby Football
Bledisloe Cup, Calcutta Cup, Webb Ellis Trophy, etc.
Shooting
North Wales Cup, Welsh Grand Prix etc.
Volleyball
Centennial Cup, Federation Cup, Indira pradhan Trophy, Shivanthi Gold Cup, etc.
Yatching
America Cup etc.

Famous Stadiums and Sports
Government of India has recently constituted “National Playing Fields Association of India (NPFAI)” under an ambitious scheme of ‘Kendriya Yuva Evam Khel Mantralay’ to sater to the development of Games & Sport and the players as well.
Stadium
Sports
Places
Indraprastha Stadium
Indoor Games
Delhi
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Athletics
Delhi
Ferozeshah Kotla Ground
Cricket
Delhi
Ambedkar Stadium
Football
Delhi
Shivaji Stadium
Hockey
Delhi
National Stadium
Hockey
Delhi
National Stadium
Hockey & others
Mumbai
Wankhede  Stadium
Cricket
Mumbai
Brabourne Stadium
Cricket
Mumbai
Eden Gardens
Cricket
Kolkata
Green Park Stadium
Cricket
Kanpur
Keenan Stadium
Cricket
Jamshedpur
Nehru (Chepak ) Stadium
Cricket
Chennai
Varabati Stadium
Cricket
Cuttack
Aintree, Doncaster, Epsom
Horse racing
England (U.K.)
Flemington
Horse racing
Melbourn (Australia)
Headingley Manchester
Cricket
England (U.K.)
Lords, Oval, Leeds
Cricket
England (U.K.)
Black Heath
Rugby Football
London (U.K.)
Wimbledon
Lawn Tennis
London (U.K.)
Wembley Stadium
Football
London (U.K.)
Brookland
Football
England (U.K.)
Twickenham
Rugby Football
England (U.K.)
Putney Mart Lake
Boat race
England (U.K.)
Trent Bridge
Cricket
England (U.K.)
White City
Dog race
England (U.K.)
Hurlington
Polo
England (U.K.)
Henlay
Regata
England (U.K.)
Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Syndey
Cricket
Australia
Yankee Stadium
Boxing
New York (USA)
Brooklyn
Baseball
New York (USA)
Forest Hill
Tennis
USA
Sendy Lodge
Golf
Scotland

  National Games and Sports of Some Countries

Country
Sports
United States of America
Baseball
Spain
Bull-fighting
Canada
Ice Hockey
India
Hockey
Russia
Chess
Scotland
Rugby Football
England
Cricket
Japan
Ju-Jitsu
Australia
Cricket
Pakistan
Hockey
China
Table Tennis

Court, Campus or Field Associated with Sports
Court/ Campus/ Field
Games Sports
Court
Tennis, Badminton, Net Ball, Handball, Volleyball, Squash, Kho-kho, Kabaddi
Diamond
Baseball
Ring
Sketing, Boxing
Course
Golf
Pool
Swimming
Board
Table tennis
Mat
Judo, Karate, Taikwondo
Arena
Horse riding
Vellodrome
Cycling
Field
Polo, Football, Hockey
Track
Athletics
Pitch
Cricket
Greens
Bowls
Rink
Curling, Ice hockey
Range
Shooting, Archery

      Number of Players in Some Popular Sports/Games

Sports
Number of Players (on each side or in each team)
Baseball
9
Rugby football
15
Polo
4
Water polo
7
Kho Kho
9
Kabaddi
7
Hockey, Football and Cricket
11
Netball
7
Volleyball
6
Badminton, Tennis and Table Tennis
1 or 2
(Singles & Doubles respectively)
Basketball
5
Gymnastic
Several individuals compete simultaneously
Billiards/ Snooker
1
Boxing/ Chess
1
Bridge
2
Croquet
13 or15
Gold
Several individuals compete simultaneously
Locrosse
12




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