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Wednesday, December 1, 2010

ASIAN GAMES QUIZ

1.      Asian Games, officially known as Asiad, is held in every?
Four Years.
2.       The first Asian Games were held in New Delhi, India in?
1951. (From March 4 to March 11)
3.       Until the 1982 Asian Games, the games were regulated by?
Asian Games Federation (AGF).
After the 1982 Asian Games, they have been organized by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA).
4.       How many countries participated in the First Asian Games held in Delhi?
11 countries. (Athletes 489, Events 57, Sports 6)
5.       What is the motto of the Asian Games?
“Ever Onward.”
6.       How many Nations/Countries taking part in Asian Games 2010?
45 Nations
7.       How many Sports include in Asian Games 2010?
42 Sports.
8.       Which country hosted 2010 Asian Games (16th Asian Games)?
Guangzhou, China (November 12–27).
9.       Which country has hosted Asian Games more than any other nation?
Thailand.(Four times).
10.   Asian Games -2014 will be held in?
Incheon. (South Korea).
11.    Which country bagged maximum number of medals and secured 1st position in the recently concluded Asian Games-2010?


RANK
COUNTRY
G
S
B
T
1
China
199
119
98
416
2
South Korea
76
65
91
232
3
Japan
48
74
94
216
4
Iran
20
14
25
59
5
Kazakhstan
18
23
38
79
6
India
14
17
33
64


12.  Which Asian games were the first Asiad to be held under the aegis of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA)?
Delhi Asian Games, 1982
13.  Who was 1st Indian woman Athlete won gold medals in athletics in the Asia games? 
kamaljeet sandhu kooner (1970) in 400m race

14.   Indian Athlete who won four gold medals (and one silver) in athletics in the Seoul Asiad, 1986?
P.T.Usha.
15.  In which Asian games all 45 member nations of the Olympic Council of Asia participated for the first time?
Doha Asian Games-2006(Qatar).
16.   The official mascot of Asian games-2010?
“Le Yangyang”
17.   Who was awarded the Samsung Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Asian Games-2010?
Lin Dan, Chinese badminton player. He won two gold medals - men's singles and team event - at the Asian Games.
MVP is regarded as the supreme honour for the athletes, recognised by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and the Guangzhou Asian Games Organising Committee (GAGOC).
18.   Who won the first gold medal for India in Asian Games 2010?
Pankaj Advani, Billiards champion.
19.   Who won the first ever gold in rowing for India in the men’s single sculls event of Asian Games-2010?
Bajrang Lal Thakkar.
20.  Who won the first ever gold in tennis for India in the men’s single event of Asian Games-2010?   
     Somdev devvarman
21.   Who won the first ever medal in archery for India in the men’s individual event of Asian Games-2010? 
      Tarundeep rai(sliver)
22.  Who won the first ever medal in Gymnastics for India in Asian Games-2010?     
      Ashish kumar (bronze)
23.  Who won the first ever meadal in swimming for India after 24 years in the Asian Games-2010?    
     Virdharval khade (bronze)
24.   Who is the youngest boxer ever to win gold in boxing(60 kg)  for India Asian Games-2010?
      Vikas krishan
25.  Who was 1st Indian woman Athlete  made hatric gold medals in 4 x 400 meter race in the  Asia games ? 
       Manjit kaur

26.   LIST OF GOLD MEDAL WINNERS FOR INDIA IN THE 16TH ASIANGAMES AT GUANGZHOU,CHINA
1) Pankaj Advani won gold medal in Cue Sports Men's English billiards singles.
2) Ronjan Sodhi won gold medal in Shooting Men's Double Trap.
3) Preeja Sreedharan won gold medal in Athletics Women's 10,000m.
4) Vikas Krishnan won gold medal in Boxing Men's 60 kg.
5) Vijender Singh won gold medal in Boxing Men’s 75 kg.
6) Somdev Devvarman and Sanam Singh won gold medal in Tennis Men's Doubles.
7) Somdev Devvarman won gold medal in Tennis Men's Singles.
8) Ashwini Chidananda Akkunji won gold medal in Athletics Women's 400m Hurdles.
9) Joseph Abraham won gold medal in Athletics Men's 400m Hurdles.
10) Bajrang Lal Takhar won gold medal in Rowing Men's Single Sculls.
11) Indian Women Team won gold medal in Kabaddi.
12) Indian Men Team won gold medal in Kabaddi.
13)Manjeet Kaur,Ashwini Chidananda Akkunji,Sini Jose,Mandeep Kaur won gold medal in Athletics Women's 4 x 400m.
14) Sudha Singh won gold medal in Athletics Women's 3000m Steeplechase.


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