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Cups and Trophies

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Many a times we come across questions over cups and trophies related to various sports in the General Awareness section, So we are providing you a gist of some of the important trophies which would be enough to cover the topic. 
(Exam weightage - 1 mark)


[1] Azlan Shah Cup -------- Hockey 
[2] Asia Cup --------- Cricket, Hockey 
[3] Ashes --------- Cricket 
[4] Australian Open ------- Lawn Tennis 
[5] Champions Trophy ------- Hockey/Cricket 
[6] Corbitton Cup --------- Table Tennis (Women) 
[7] Davis Cup ------- Lawn Tennis 
[8] Uber Cup -------- Badminton (Women) 
[9] Thomas Cup -------- Badminton (Men) 
[10] Sharjah Cup ------- Cricket 
[11] Derby ------ Horse Race 
[12] French Open -------- Lawn Tennis 
[13] FIFA World Cup ------- Football 
[14] Johar Cup -------- Hockey 
[15] Merdeka Cup -------- Football 
[16] Ryder Cup -------- Golf


[1] Agha Khan Cup -------- Hockey 
[2] C.K. Naydu Trophy ------- Cricket 
[3] Deodhar Trophy -------- Cricket 
[4] Dilip Trophy ------- Cricket 
[5] D.C. M. Cup ------- Football 
[6] Durand Cup -------- Football 
[7] Dhyan Chand Trophy ------- Hockey 
[8] Gavaskar–Border Trophy ------- Cricket 
[9] lrani Trophy ------- Cricket 
[10] Lal Bahadul Shastri Cup ------- Hockey 
[11] Rovers Cup -------- Football 
[12] Santosh Trophy ------ Football 
[13] Singer Cup ------- Cricket 
[14] Sahara Cup --------- Cricket 
[15] Subroto Cup --------- Football 
[16] Vijay Merchant Trophy ------- Cricket 
[17] Wellington Trophy ------ Rowing 
[18] Wills Trophy -------- Cricket 
[19] MCC Trophy --------- Hockey 
[20] Nehru Trophy --------- Hockey 
[21] Ranji Trophy -------- Cricket 
[22] Rohinton Baria Trophy -------- Cricket


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