June 11, 2020 12:46 pm
Sanjita Chanu, who won gold at the 2014 and 2018 Commonwealth Games in 48kg and 53kg respectively, has been trying for the prestigious Award for the past four years.
June 09, 2020 3:28 pm
HS Prannoy says that shuttlers from Kerala do not have a representation in the federation because of which they miss out on recognition. He also talks about playing once tournaments resume.
June 04, 2020 5:25 pm
Hockey India on Tuesday nominated Harmanpreet and women's team members Vandana Katariya and Monika for the Arjuna Award, while recommending women's team captain Rani for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.
June 03, 2020 3:43 pm
The sports ministry has extended the deadline for submitting applications for the national sports awards till June 22 and also allowed athletes to self-nominate.
June 03, 2020 2:30 pm
India's star shuttler H S Prannoy expressed his displeasure at being overlooked for the prestigious Arjuna Award.
June 02, 2020 5:39 pm
The federation has recommended veteran Madhurika Patkar, Manav Thakkar and Suthirtha Mukherjee for the Arjuna Award.
June 01, 2020 6:45 pm
The BFI has nominated world bronze-winning trio of Lovlina Borgohain (69kg), Simranjit Kaur (64kg), and Manish Kaushik (63kg) for the Arjuna awards.
May 31, 2020 8:28 am
The players have been nominated as per the guidelines mentioned by the sports ministry, who had sought invitations for the respective awards with the period of consideration beginning January 1, 2016 till December 31, 2019.
May 28, 2020 8:13 am
Mirabai Chanu had received the Khel Ratna along with Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli in 2018. She was also awarded the Padma Shri -- the country's fourth-highest civilian award -- the same year.
May 13, 2020 8:37 am
Central defender Sandesh Jhingan and striker N Bala Devi were nominated for the prestigious Arjuna Award.
May 31, 2020 2:10 pm
Rohit Sharma, Neeraj Chopra and Anjum Moudgil have been recommended for Khel Ratna awards for this year.
September 28, 2018 7:23 am
Virat Kohli sent the shutterbugs into a clicking frenzy as he received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, sharing the country's highest sporting honour with world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
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