List of Sports Events and Sports Winners in May 2018:
1. Sangeeta Bahl has become the oldest Indian woman to conquer Mount Everest. She is a 53-year-old former model.
2. Daniel Ricciardo won the Monaco Grand Prix 2018.
3. Japan’s women won the Uber Cup 2018.
4. Real Madrid has lifted Champions Trophy defeating Liverpool 3-1 in Kiev, Ukraine.
5. The second stage of Archery World Cup 2018 has been started in Antalya, Turkey.
6. Tejaswini Sawant got the Gold medal in the Grand Prix in Munich. Chain Singh got the silver medal in the Grand Prix in Munich.
7. A new video campaign has been launched targeting football fans on the occasion of the World Cup 2018 to promote healthier and more active lives. The videos have been produced jointly by World Health Organization (WHO), Russia’s Ministry of Health and the 2018 World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee.
8. Commonwealth Gold Medal winning table tennis star Manika Batra and weightlifter Mirabai Chanu have signed multi-year agreements with sports management firm IOS.
9. South African batsman AB de Villiers has announced his decision to retire from international cricket.
10. Rafael Nadal of Spain won the Italian Open. He won the Italian Open title for a record eighth time.
11. Bala Prasath has won the Formula Junior Racing Series 2018 Championship. It was held in Coimbatore.
12. South Korea won the Asian Champions Trophy 2018.
13. India’s Shivangi Pathak has become youngest women of the country to scale Mt Everest from Nepal side.
14. First Para-National Games to be held under Khelo India Scheme in June-July 2018 in Bengaluru.
15. India won the U-16 Four-Nation Football Tournament held in Serbia.
16. Indian shooter Heena Sidhu secured the gold medal in the 10-meter air pistol category of the international shooting competition of Hannover.
17. Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix. It was held in Barcelona, Spain.
18. Neymar was named France’s Player of the Year at an award ceremony in Paris.
19. Sachin Tendulkar launched “Star Khel Mahakumbh” in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh, in the presence of 1500 athletes.
20. India got the top position in Third South Asian Junior Athletics Championships. It was held in Colombo, Sri Lank. India got 20 gold, 22 silver and 8 bronze medals (Total 50 Medals) in Third South Asian Junior Athletics Championships.
21. Gagan Narang and Pooja Ghatkar got the silver medal in the event at Grand Prix of Liberation International Shooting Competition held in Pilsen, Czech Republic.
22. Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth won in the semifinals of the New Zealand Open 2018.
23. Indian pugilist Neeraj Goyat has been conferred with the ‘WBC Asia Boxer of the Year Award’.
24. According to the Wimbledon officials, the 2018 men’s and women’s singles champions will receive £2.25 million, an increase of £50,000.
25. Football Writers’ Association announced the Footballer of the Year is Mohamed Salah.
26. Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes won the Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2018. It was held in Baku.
27. Prajnesh Gunneswaran won the maiden title on Tennis Challenger Circuit.
28. Indian shooter Shahzar Rizvi became the world number one shooter in the 10-metre air pistol.
29. India’s Chadalavada Anandha Sundhararaman Bhavani Devi won a silver medal in the Sabre event of the Tournoi World Cup Satellite Fencing Championship in Reykjavik, Iceland.