World Current Affairs August 2013 - World Games 2013

World Games 2013

The World Games of 2013 took place in the city of Cali, Colombia, from July 25 2013 to August 4 2013. The sports are held under the categories of Martial Arts, Trend Sports, Ball Sports, Precision Sports, Strength Sports and Artistic and Dance Sports, Invitational Sports. It was held for the first time in 1981. This is the international multi-sport event, which includes those sports or events which are not contested in the Olympics.
International World Games Association (IWGA) organises and governs the World Games under sponsorship of International Olympic Committee (IOC). 98 countries of the world participated in the World Games 2013. India won 1 gold medal and 1 silver medal in World Games of 2013. Aditya Mehta won the maiden Gold Medal in 2013 World Games in Snooker discipline. India also won one silver medal in the invitational sports category.

This post contains the world current affairs of August 2013. These are short current affairs 2013 notes for quick review.
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