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Arjuna Award

Ministry Makes Dope Violators Eligible For National Sports Honours, Provided Ban Period Served

Sep 08, 2021 PTI

The decision will help boxer Amit Panghal, who was nominated twice for the Arjuna award but has not been considered because of a dope violation

Devendra Jhajharia, Venkatesh Prasad, L Sarita Devi Named In National Sports Awards Selection Committee

Sep 08, 2021 PTI

This year's awards were delayed after the government decided to wait for India’s performance at both the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo


National Sports Awards Function Delayed To Include Performers At Tokyo Paralympics

The Khel Ratna Award, the Arjuna Award, Dronacharya Award and the Dhyan Chand Award are given away each year by the country's president on August 29, the National Sports Day

Badminton Association of India Nominates B Sai Praneeth For Khel Ratna With Kidambi Srikanth

Jul 01, 2021 PTI

Praneeth won a bronze medal at the 2019 World Championship and is the only men's singles player to have qualified for the Tokyo Games


National Sports Awards: Sunil Chhetri Nominated For Khel Ratna

Ngangom Bala Devi, who is currently playing for Rangers in the Scottish Women's Premier League, has been recommended for the coveted Arjuna Award

30 June, 2021

National Sports Awards: Tokyo Olympics-bound Wrestlers Ravi Dahiya, Deepak Punia Nominated For Arjuna

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Deepak Punia had won a silver medal at the 2019 World Championship in Nur Sultan while Ravi Dahiya had bagged a bronze along with a ticket to Tokyo Olympics


30 June, 2021

National Sports Awards: NRAI Recommends Shooters Anjum Moudgil, Ankur Mittal For Khel Ratna

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For the Arjuna awards, the NRAI has recommended the Olympic-bound duo of Elavenil Valarivan and Abhishek Verma


30 June, 2021

National Sports Awards: BCCI To Recommend Mithali Raj, Ravi Ashwin For Khel Ratna - Report

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For Arjuna Award, the BCCI is expected to send the names of senior batsman Shikhar Dhawan, who was ignored last year, K L Rahul and pacer Jasprit Bumrah


29 June, 2021

Odisha Government Nominates Sprinter Dutee Chand For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

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Dutee clocked 11.7 seconds in 100m at the Indian Grand Prix 4 in Patiala last week, missing the automatic Olympic qualification time by 0.02 seconds


29 June, 2021

AITA Nominates Ankita Raina, Prajnesh Gunneswaran For Arjuna Awards

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Ankita and Prajnesh both won singles bronze medals at the 2018 Asian Games held in Jakarta and Palembang.


28 June, 2021

Simranjit Kaur, Gaurav Solanki Nominated For Arjuna Awards By Boxing Federation

PTI

Simranjit (60kg) is a 2018 world championships bronze winner and is among the four Indian women boxers who have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics


26 June, 2021

Hockey India Nominates Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh, Deepika For Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet For Arjuna

PTI

Vice-captain of India's men's team Harmanpreet Singh and women's team members Vandana Katariya and Navjot Kaur have also been nominated for the Arjuna awards.


20 May, 2021

Sports Ministry Invites Online Applications For National Sports Awards

PTI

The last date of submitting online applications for the National Sports Awards is June 21


09 September, 2020

Why Was Jeje Lalpekhlua Overlooked For Arjuna Award - Mizoram Football Association Seeks Answer

Outlook Web Bureau

Jeje Lalpekhlua has been nominated for the Arjuna Award by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on three separate occasions, but each time, he was "overlooked"


29 August, 2020

Ultimate Dream Is To Qualify For World Cup: Sandesh Jhingan

PTI

Respected defender Sandesh Jhingan became the 27th footballer to receive the Arjuna Award


29 August, 2020

National Sports Awards : Kiren Rijiju Announces Increased Prize Money

Outlook Web Bureau

Kiren Rijiju made the announcement on the occasion of the 115th birth anniversary of hockey legend Dhyan Chand, which is celebrated as National Sports Day in India


28 August, 2020

National Sports Awards 2020 Live Streaming: What Is It, When And Where To Watch, Winners List

Outlook Web Bureau

Here's how you can watch President Ram Nath Kovind honour India's chosen sports stars on the 2020 National Sports Day in a unique function


27 August, 2020

Three National Sports Award Winners Test Positive For COVID, Not To Attend Virtual Ceremony: SAI

PTI

The SAI said that 65 of the 74 awardees will attend the first-ever virtual National Sports Awards from its centres across the country due to the pandemic


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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.

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Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.

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An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.

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Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.

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