Current affairs Tokyo Olympic 2020 Medal Table India and Question Answer


Tokyo Olympics Current Affairs 2021 Pdf:  As current affairs from Tokyo Olympic 2020 is a very hot topic for upcoming Govt. job exams like SSC, CGL, CHSL, RAIL, BANK, WBCS, etc. here we have discussed Olympic Current Affairs 2020 with some Important Question Answer from Tokyo Olympic 2020 which is frequently asked in competitive exams.

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Olympic current affairs India 2021:

Olympic Medal Table India

Indian Olympic Gold Medallist: Sports Current Affairs 2021

Olympic Medal Table India: In the table below is the list of  Indian Olympic Gold Medallists in Tokyo Olympic 2020 with some important points which can be asked in upcoming competitive exams.

Olympic Medal Table India- Tokyo 2020- Gold

Country

Medal Details

INDIA

Name

Medal Details

 1.    Neeraj Chopra

Gold in Javelin Throw

Points to remember

Category- Men

 

 i.     Jakub Vadlejch of Czech Republic won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020 in Javelin Throw.

 

 ii.    Vítězslav Veselý of Czech Republic won Bronze in Tokyo Olympics in Javelin Throw.

 

     Category- Women  

 

 i.     Liu Shiying of China won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020 in Javelin Throw.

 

 ii.    Maria Andrejczyk of Poland won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020 in Javelin Throw.

 

 iii.     Kelsey-Lee Barber of Australia won Bronze medal Tokyo Olympics 2020 in Javelin Throw.

 

Indian Olympic Silver Medallist: Sports Current Affairs 2021

Olympic Medal Table India: In the table below is the list of  Indian Olympic Silver Medallists in Tokyo Olympic 2020 with some important points which can be asked in upcoming competitive exams.

Olympic Medal Table India- Tokyo 2020- Silver

Country

Olympic current affairs 2021 pdf

INDIA

Name

Medal Details

 2.    Mirabai Chanu

Silver in Weightlifting (49 kg)

Points to remember

Category- Women (Weightlifting 49 kg)

 

 i.  Hou Zhihui China won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympics in Weightlifting 49 kg.

 

 ii.    Aisah Windy Cantika won Gold Bronze in Tokyo Olympic 2020 in Weightlifting 49 kg.

 

 iii.    Mirabai Chanu from Manipur won the first medal for India in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

Name

Medal Details

 3.    Ravi Kumar Dahiya

Silver in Wrestling (57 kg)

Points to remember

Category- Men Wrestling (57 kg)

 

 i.      Zaur Rizvanovich Uguev of Russian won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020

 

 ii.     Nurislam Sanayev of Kazakhstan won Bronze medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020.

 

Category- Women Wrestling (57 kg)

 

 i.     Risako Kawai of Japan won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 ii.   Iryna Kurachkina of Belarus won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020.

 

 iii.     Evelina Georgieva Nikolova of Bulgaria won Bronze medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020

 

 

Indian Olympic Bronze Medallist: Sports Current Affairs 2021

Olympic Medal Table India: In the table below is the list of  Indian Olympic Bronze Medallists in Tokyo Olympic 2020 with some important points which can be asked in upcoming competitive exams.

Olympic Medal Table India- Tokyo 2020- Silver

Country

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INDIA

Name

Medal Details

 4.     Bajrang Punia

Bronze Medal in Men’s Freestyle 65kg Wrestling

Points to remember

Category- Men Wrestling (65 kg)

 

 i.         Takuto Otoguro of Japan won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 ii.      Haji Aliyev of Azerbaijan won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020. 

 

Name

Medal Details

 5.  Lovlina Borgohain

Bronze Medal in Women’s Welterweight Boxing

Points to remember

Category- Women Welterweight Boxing

 

 i.    Gu Hong of Chaina won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 ii.    Busenaz Sürmeneli of Turkey won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympin 2020.

 

Category- Men Welterweight Boxing

 

 i.       Roniel Iglesias of Cuba won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 ii.      Pat McCormack of Great Britain won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 iii.      Aidan Walsh of Ireland won Bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

Name

Medal Details

 6.  PV Sindhu

Bronze Medal in Women’s Single Badminton

Points to remember

Category- Women Single Badminton

 

 i.       Chen Yufei of Chaina won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympin 2020.

 

 ii.      Tai Tzu-ying of Taiwan or Chinese Taipei or Republic of Chaina won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympin 2020.

 

Category- Men Single Badminton

 

 i.     Viktor Axelsen of Denmark won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 ii.      Chen Long of China won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 iii.      Anthony Sinisuka Ginting of Indonesia won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympin 2020.

 

Name

Medal Drtails

 7.  Indian Hockey Team  

Bronze Medal in Men’s Hockey tournament

Points to Remember

Category- Men Hockey

 

 i.     Belgium Hockey Team won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020.

 

 ii.       Australian Hockey Team won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020.

 

Category- Women Hockey

 

 i.    Netherlands Hockey Team won Gold medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 ii.    Argentina Hockey Team won Silver medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

 iii.    Great Britain Hockey Team won Bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.

 

Tokyo Olympic 2020  Current Affairs Questions and Answers

India Olympics 2020: Question Answer

 

 1.      Who was the flag bearer of Indian Olympic team in Tokyo Olympic 2020?

Ans:-   Mary Kom and Manpreet Singh

 2.      How many players were there from India in Tokyo Olympics 2020?

Ans:-   127          

 3.      Who was the captain of Indian hockey team in the Tokyo Olympic 2020?

Ans:-   Manpreet Singh

 4.      Which team has India defeated to reach the Semi-Finals of Olympics Hockey 2020?

Ans:-   Britain

 5.      How many medals did India win in Tokyo Olympics Hockey 2020?

Ans:-   7

Gold- 1, Silver- 2 and Bronze- 4

 6.      Who is known as the golden boy of India?

Ans:-   Neeraj Chopra

 

Points to remember about Neeraj Chopra

Won Gold in Asian Game 2018

Won Gold in Commonwealth Game 2018

Best through in Tokyo Olympic 2020- 87.58

Received Arjuna Award in 2018

 

 7.     Who is the only female sportsperson from India, to win two successive Olympics medals?

Ans:-   PV Sindhu

Points to remember about PV Sindhu

Won Silver in Rio Olympic 2016

Got Padma Shri Award in 2015

Got Padma Bhushan in 2020

Received Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award in 2016

Received Arjuna Arward in 2013

 

 8.     Who is the first and only Indian female wrestler to win a medal at the Olympics?

Ans:-  Sakshi Malik in Summer Olympics 2016

 9.      Who is the women Indian Golfer who qualified for the Tokyo Olympic 2020?

Ans:-  Aditi Ashok

 

Current Affairs Tokyo Olympics 2020 Question Answer

 

 1.      Which country won the highest medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020

Ans:-  United States of America

Gold- 39, Silver- 41 and Bronze- 33  | Total- 113

 2.      Who has won the highest medal in the history of Olympics?

Ans:-  Michael Phelps.

Gold- 23, Silver- 3 and Bronze- 2  | Total- 28

 3.     Who has won the highest medal in the Tokyo Olympic 2020?

Ans:-  Caeleb Dressel ( 5 Gold Medals)

 4.      What was the Muscat of Tokyo Olympics 2020?

Ans:-  Miraitowa

Points to remember

Japanese Words

“mirai”, meaning “future”

 “towa”, meaning “eternity”

 

 5.      When was the first modern Olympic started?

Ans:-  The modern Olympics were started in 1896 in Athens, Greece.

 6.      Who is the father of the modern Olympics?

Ans:-  Pierre de Coubertin

 7.      Where is the Olympic committee located?

Ans:-  Lausanne, Switzerland

 8.      What do the five rings on the Olympic symbol represent?

Ans:-  The five continents

 9.      Which did sport make its debut at Tokyo Olympics 2020?

Ans:-  Karate

 10.      When did women first compete in the Olympic Games?

Ans:-  1900 in Paris Olympic.

 11.      Where will the Summer Olympics be held in the year 2024?

Ans:-  Paris, France