Current Affairs Questions : Quiz 118

Current Affairs Questions: Most important questions on current affairs for all upcoming exams. Most important for SSC and Bank Exams:

Question Number 1: Who will host the FIFA under-17 world cup 2017?
A) England
B) Uzbekistan
C) South Africa
D) India
Answer & Explanation: India will host the FIFA under-17 world cup 2017.

Question Number 2: South Africa won the two-match Test series against India by 1-0 in Durban on December 30, 2013. Who was the captain of South Africa team in that series?
A) Ab De Villiers
B) Graeme Smith
C) Jacques Kallis
D) Shaun Pollock
Answer & Explanation: Graeme Smith was the captain of South Africa team.

Question Number 3: What is the name of Indian cricketer who recently bagged the Emerging of the Year trophy at the ICC Annual Award in Dubai?
A) Virat Kohli
B) Cheteshwar Pujara
C) Ab De Villiers
D) Joe Root
Answer & Explanation: Cheteshwar Pujara bagged the Emerging of the Year trophy at the ICC Annual Award in Dubai.

Question Number 4: Corey Anderson created a world record by scoring fastest ODI century off 36 balls. He belongs to which country?
A) Australia
B) New Zealand
C) West Indies
D) England
Answer & Explanation: He belongs to New Zealand.

Question Number 5: What is the name of South African cricketer who has taken a retirement form Test cricket recently?
A) Jacques Kallis
B) Grame Smith
C) Hashim Amla
D) Mark Boucher
Answer & Explanation: Jacques Kallis has taken retirement form Test cricket recently.

Question Number 6: Novak Djokovic has won the World Tennis Championship 2013 against David Ferrer in Abu Dhabi on December 28, 2013. He belongs to which country?
A) Belarus
B) Serbia
C) Switzerland
D) Spain
Answer & Explanation: He belongs to Serbia.

Question Number 7: What is the name of female tennis player, who won the world Tennis Championship 2013?
A) Victorai Azarenka
B) Maria Sharapova
C) Serena Williams
D) Li Na
Answer & Explanation: Serena Williams won the world Tennis Championship 2013.

Question Number 8: A famous all-rounder player of South Africa cricket team, Jacques Kallis retired from test cricket recently. He played his last test match against which team?
A) West Indies
B) India
C) Pakistan
D) Sri Lanka
Answer & Explanation: He played his last test match against India.

Question Number 9: What is the name of cricketer who was named as the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2013?
A) MS Dhoni
B) Alastair Cook
C) Kevin Peterson
D) Michael Clarke
Answer & Explanation: Michael Clarke was named as the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2013.

Question Number 10: Who was the winner of men’s junior Hockey World cup 2013?
A) India
B) France
C) Germany
D) Netherland
Answer & Explanation: Germany was the winner of men’s junior Hockey World cup 2013.

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