Sports Current Affairs- March 5, 2021
Sports Current Affairs plays an important role in the preparation of students participating in the various competitive exams.
1-India’s Ajay Jayaram, Sai Praneeth, Sindhu have entered the quarter-finals of the Swiss Open badminton.
2- England women defeated NZ by 6 wickets in the second T20I. England won series 2-0.
3- India on day 2 of the fourth Test against England scored 80/4 in 1st session(Lunch) at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahemadabad. India reduced to 153/6 at Tea.
4-The International Cricket Council’s (ICC) anti-corruption unit (ACU) to identify Delhi-based fixing kingpin.
5- Delhi Capitals (DC) has announced the JSW Group as the team’s principal sponsor for the years 2021-2023.
6-Rishabh Pant’s third Test century (101 off 118 balls) came while playing fourth Test against England.
7- Captain Aaron Finch’s unbeaten 79 and spinners brillaint performance helped Australia defeat New Zealand by 50 runs in the 4th T20I at the Westpac Stadium.
8-Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has set national record(88.07 metres) in javelin at Patiala’s National Institute of Sports.
9-NEROCA- North Eastern Re-Organising Cultural Association Football Club
BBFS- Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools
10- Karnataka’s women’s category top seed Pratima Rao and second seed in the men’s section Veerasamy Shekhar reached the finals of the KSLTA-AITA Wheelchair tennis tournament at the Karnataka Lawn Tennis Association (KSLTA) in Bengaluru.
11-Belarusian athletics coach Nikolai Snesarev has passed away in his room in Patiala’s National Sports Institute (NIS).
12-Assam’s Hima Das ran the 100m dash all alone at the third leg of the Indian Grand Prix (IGP) Athletics event in Patiala.
13-Olympic silver medallist P.V. Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth entered semi-finals of Swiss Open Super 300 badminton at Basel(Switzerland).