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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

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

Aug 12, 2021 PTI

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


Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Renamed After Dhyan Chand

Making the announcement, PM Narendra Modi said he had been getting many requests from citizens across India to name the Khel Ratna Award after Major Dhyan Chand

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: Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra Nominated For Khel Ratna

Neeraj Chopra's nomination came after sprinter Dutee Chand was recommended for the same top award by the Odisha government

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30 June, 2021

National Sports Awards: Sunil Chhetri Nominated For Khel Ratna

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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: TTFI Recommends Table Tennis Star Sharath Kamal For Khel Ratna

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Sharath Kamal, who is set to compete in his fourth Olympics, had become the first Indian paddler to get the Padma Shri in 2019


30 June, 2021

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

PTI

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

PTI

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


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.


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06 December, 2020

Will Return Khel Ratna If Farm Laws Not Repealed: Boxer Vijender Singh

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Olympic winning boxer Vijender threatens to return sports award if the black laws are not withdrawn


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


22 August, 2020

'Khel Ratna' Rohit Sharma Thanks Fans For Their Unwavering Support - Watch

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Rohit Sharma is the fourth cricketer after Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli to receive the prestigious Khel Ratna award


22 August, 2020

BCCI Congratulates Rohit Sharma, Ishant, Deepti On Winning National Sports Awards

PTI

Rohit Sharma, along with four others, will be conferred with the Khel Ratna on August 29 while Ishant Sharma and Deepti were among 27 who will be bestowed with the Arjuna Award


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21 August, 2020

Rohit Sharma Among Five To Win Khel Ratna - Check Complete List Of National Sports Awards 2020 Winners

Outlook Web Bureau

The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Friday announced the list of winners for Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award and other national sports awards for 2020


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Farmers block railway tracks as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'rail roko' protest demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in connection with the Oct. 3 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, at Devi...

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Couple Akash and Aishwarya wade through a waterlogged area in a large cooking vessel before their marriage, in Alappuzha.

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Farmers block railway tracks as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'rail roko' protest demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in connection with the Oct. 3 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, at Devi...

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Migrant workers wait at a railway station as they leave from Kashmir after recent incidents of killing of non-locals allegedly by militants, in Srinagar.

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Migrant workers arrive at a Railway Station as they leave from Kashmir after recent incidents of killing of non-locals allegedly by militants, in Srinagar.

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