• Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia and Hockey player Sardar Singh to be awarded Khel Ratna
Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia and Hockey player Sardar Singh to be awarded Khel Ratna.
3 Aug, 2017. \\ Sports.

Paralympic javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia and former Indian hockey captain Sardar Singh have been selected to be awarded the country’s highest honour for sportspersons, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Rat...

  • President Pranab Mukherjee confers national sports awards
President Pranab Mukherjee confers national sports awards.
29 Aug, 2016. \\ National.

President Pranab Mukherjee today give away the national sports awards at Rashtrapati Bhawan on the occasion of National Sports Day.   Rio Olympics Silver Medalist PV Sindhu, Bronze medalist Sak......

  • Rio Olympians Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa and Jitu to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award
Rio Olympians Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa and Jitu to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.
22 Aug, 2016. \\ Sports.

The Centre has decided to confer the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award on four sportspersons – PV Sindhu (Badminton), Sakshi Malik (Wrestling), Dipa Karmakar (Gymnastics) and Jitu Rai (Shootin...

  • Assam boxer Shiva Thapa to receive Arjuna Award
Assam boxer Shiva Thapa to receive Arjuna Award.
22 Aug, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam boxer Shiva Thapa has been conferred with the Arjuna Award, the country’s second highest sporting honour.The 22-year-old, who lost in the opening round of the ongoing Olympic Games in Rio de Jan......

  • Sania Mirza to be awarded Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award
Sania Mirza to be awarded Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.
11 Aug, 2015. \\ Sports.

Indian tennis queen Sania Mirza is set to be awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award according to reports on Tuesday.Sania's name has been approved for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award after the sports...