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Current Affairs Question and Answers 03 February 2022

  • Question 2 :
  • Which day is celebrated on February 2nd?

  • AWorld Wetlands Day
  • BWorld Water Day
  • CInternational Day of Human Fraternity
  • DWorld Radio Day
  • Explanation:

    World Wetlands Day is observed every year on February 2 to raise awareness about the importance of wetlands and the need to preserve them. The day commemorates the date when the Convention on Wetlands was adopted in 1971

  • Question 3 :
  • When was World Wetlands Day first celebrated?

  • A1970
  • B1971
  • C1987
  • D1997
  • Explanation:

    World Wetlands Day was first celebrated in 1997. The day marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the Caspian Sea shore on February 2, 1971.

  • Question 4 :
  • Which Indian athlete has been nominated for the Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year 2022 Award?

  • ANeeraj Chopra
  • BRani Rampal
  • CPR Sreejesh
  • DPV Sindhu
  • Explanation:

    India's Olympic Champion Neeraj Chopra has been nominated for the Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year Award 2022. He is one of the six nominees for the award. The other nominees include Russian tennis star Daniil Medvedev, British tennis player Emma Raducanu, Spanish footballer Pedri, Australian Olympic champion Ariarne Titmus and Venezuelan athlete Yulimar Rojas.

  • Question 5 :
  • Who is the only Indian sportsperson to have won Laureus World Sports Award?

  • AMS Dhoni
  • BRahul Dravid
  • CSachin Tendulkar
  • DVirat Kohli
  • Explanation:

    Sachin Tendulkar is the only Indian sportsperson to have won the Laureus World Sports Award. The cricket legend had won the Laureus Sporting Moment 2000-2020 Award, which marked the emotional moment during the 2011 ICC World Cup when Tendulkar was carried by the team on their shoulders in a lap of honour after India's win.

  • Question 7 :
  • How many players are included in the final IPL 2022 Player Auction List?

  • A590
  • B630
  • C750
  • D1090
  • Explanation:

    The Indian Premier League (IPL) announced the final player auction list comprising 590 players on February 1, 2022. The mega IPL auction will include key Indian players including Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, R Ashwin, Ishan Kishan, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Mohammad Shammi and Ishant Sharma.