Sports,Cups,Trophies,Terms,Number of Players:Static GK For All Competitive Exams.

Number of Players in Some Popular Sports/Games

SportsNumber of Players (on each side or in each team)
Baseball9
Rugby football15
Polo4
Water polo7
Kho Kho9
Kabaddi7
Hockey, Football and Cricket11
Netball7
Volleyball6
Badminton, Tennis and Table Tennis1 or 2

(Singles & Doubles respectively)

Basketball5
GymnasticSeveral individuals compete simultaneously
Billiards/ Snooker1
Boxing/ Chess1
Bridge2
Croquet13 or15
GoldSeveral individuals compete simultaneously
Locrosse12

 Cups and Trophies (Associated with Sports/Games)

SportCups and Trophies
HockeyAga Khan Cup, Begam Rasul Trophy (women’s), Maharaja Ranjit Singh Gold Cup, Lady Ratan Tata Trophy (women’s), Gurunanak Championship (women’s) Dhyanchand Trophy, Nehru Trophy, Sindhia Gold Cup, Murugappa Gold Cup, Wellington Cup etc.
FootballBeghum Hazarat Mahal Cup, BILT Cup, Bordoloi Trophy, Colombo Cup, Confederation Cup, D C M Trophy, Durand Cup, Rovers Cup, B.C. Rai Trophy (National Championship), FIFA World Cup, Jules Rimet Trophy, Kalinga Cup, Santosh Trophy (National Championship), IFA shield, Scissor Cup, Subroto Mukherjee Cup, Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee Trophy, Todd Memorial Trophy, Vittal Trophy, etc.
CricketAnthony D’ Mellow Trophy, Ashes, Asia Cup, Benson and Hedges Cup, Bose Trophy, Champions Trophy, Charminar Challenger Cup, C.K. Naidu Trophy, Cooch-Behar Trophy, Deodhar Trophy, Duleep Trophy, Gavaskar-Border Trophy, G.D. Birla Trophy, Gillette Cup, Irani Trophy, Interface Cup, Jawaharlal Nehru Cup, Lomboard World Challenge Cup, Mc Dowells Challenges Cup, Merchant Cup, Moin-ud-Dowla Cup, Nat West Trophy, Prudential Cup (World Cup), Rani Jhansi Trophy, Ranji Trophy, Rohinton Baria Trophy, Rothmans cup, Sahara Cup, Sharjah Cup, Sheesh Mahal Trophy, Sheffield Shield, Singer Cup, Sir Frank Worrel Trophy, Texaco Cup, Titan Cup, Vijay Cup, Vijay Hazare Trophy, Vijay Merchant Trophy, Vizzy Trophy, Wisden Trophy, Wills Trophy, World Series Cup.
Table TennisBerna Bellack cup(men), Corbillion Cup (women), Jai Laxmi up (women), Rajkumari Challenge Cup (women junior), Ramanuja Trophy (men junior), Travancore Cup (women), Swathling Cup (men) etc.
BadmintonAggrawal Cup, Amrit Diwan Cup, Asia Cup, Australasia Cup, Chaddha Cup, European Cup, Harilela  Cup, Ibrahim Rahimatollah Challenger Cup, Konica Cup, Narang Cup, Tunku Abdulrahman Cup, Uber Cup, World Cup, Yonex Cup etc.
Basket BallBasalat Jha Trophy, B.C. Gupta Trophy, Federation Cup, S.M. Arjuna Raja Trophy, Todd Memorial Trophy, William Jones Cup, Bangalore Blues Challenge Cup, Nehru Cup, Federation Cup
BridgeBasalat Jha Trophy, Holkar Trophy, Ruia Gold Cup, Singhania Trophy. Etc
PoloEzra Cup, Gold Cup, King’s Cup, Prithi Pal Singh Cup, Radha Mohan Cup, Winchester Cup etc.
AthleticsCharminar Trophy, Federation Cup etc.
Air RacingJawaharlal Challenge Trophy, King’s Cup, Schneider Cup
BilliardsArthur Walker Trophy, Thomas Cup etc.
BoxingAspy Adjahia Trophy, Federation Cup, Val Baker Trophy etc.
GolfCanada Cup, Eisenhower Trophy, Muthiah Gold Cup, Nomura Trophy, President’s Trophy, Prince of Wales Cup, Ryder Cup, Solheim Cup, Topolino Trophy, walker Cup, World Cup etc.
ChessNaidu Trophy, Khaitan Trophy, Limca Trophy, Lin Arec City Trophy, World Cup etc.
Horse RacingBaresford Cup, Blue Riband Cup, Derby, Grand National Cup
NetballAnantrao Pawar Trophy etc.
Rugby FootballBledisloe Cup, Calcutta Cup, Webb Ellis Trophy, etc.
ShootingNorth Wales Cup, Welsh Grand Prix etc.
VolleyballCentennial Cup, Federation Cup, Indira pradhan Trophy, Shivanthi Gold Cup, etc.
YatchingAmerica Cup etc.

  National Games and Sports of Some Countries

CountrySports
United States of AmericaBaseball
SpainBull-fighting
CanadaIce Hockey
IndiaHockey
RussiaChess
ScotlandRugby Football
EnglandCricket
JapanJu-Jitsu
AustraliaCricket
PakistanHockey
ChinaTable Tennis

Court, Campus or Field Associated with Sports

Court/ Campus/ FieldGames Sports
CourtTennis, Badminton, Net Ball, Handball, Volleyball, Squash, Kho-kho, Kabaddi
DiamondBaseball
RingSketing, Boxing
CourseGolf
PoolSwimming
BoardTable tennis
MatJudo, Karate, Taikwondo
ArenaHorse riding
VellodromeCycling
FieldPolo, Football, Hockey
TrackAthletics
PitchCricket
GreensBowls
RinkCurling, Ice hockey
RangeShooting, Archery

Famous Stadiums and Sports

Government of India has recently constituted “National Playing Fields Association of India (NPFAI)” under an ambitious scheme of ‘Kendriya Yuva Evam Khel Mantralay’ to sater to the development of Games & Sport and the players as well.

StadiumSportsPlaces
Indraprastha StadiumIndoor GamesDelhi
Jawaharlal Nehru StadiumAthleticsDelhi
Ferozeshah Kotla GroundCricketDelhi
Ambedkar StadiumFootballDelhi
Shivaji StadiumHockeyDelhi
National StadiumHockeyDelhi
National StadiumHockey & othersMumbai
Wankhede  StadiumCricketMumbai
Brabourne StadiumCricketMumbai
Eden GardensCricketKolkata
Green Park StadiumCricketKanpur
Keenan StadiumCricketJamshedpur
Nehru (Chepak ) StadiumCricketChennai
Varabati StadiumCricketCuttack
Aintree, Doncaster, EpsomHorse racingEngland (U.K.)
FlemingtonHorse racingMelbourn (Australia)
Headingley ManchesterCricketEngland (U.K.)
Lords, Oval, LeedsCricketEngland (U.K.)
Black HeathRugby FootballLondon (U.K.)
WimbledonLawn TennisLondon (U.K.)
Wembley StadiumFootballLondon (U.K.)
BrooklandFootballEngland (U.K.)
TwickenhamRugby FootballEngland (U.K.)
Putney Mart LakeBoat raceEngland (U.K.)
Trent BridgeCricketEngland (U.K.)
White CityDog raceEngland (U.K.)
HurlingtonPoloEngland (U.K.)
HenlayRegataEngland (U.K.)
Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, SyndeyCricketAustralia
Yankee StadiumBoxingNew York (USA)
BrooklynBaseballNew York (USA)
Forest HillTennisUSA
Sendy LodgeGolfScotland