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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat, Manika Batra, Mariappan Thangavelu Recommended For Khel Ratna Award

Aug 18, 2020 PTI

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna: This is only the second time that four athletes have been recommended for the top sporting accolade

National Sports Awards Winners To Be Selected Next Week

Aug 15, 2020 PTI

The National Sports Awards include the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the Arjuna award, Dronacharya award and the Dhyan Chand award, conferred every year by the President of India at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on August 29

Sports Awards Likely To Be Delayed, Waiting For Rashtrapati Bhavan Instructions: Ministry Official

The National Sports Awards include the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the Arjuna, Dronacharya and Dhyanchand honours, conferred every year by the President of India at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on August 29

Harbhajan Singh Reveals Why Punjab Government Withdrew His Khel Ratna Nomination

Jul 18, 2020 PTI

Harbhajan Singh, who has 417 Test and 269 ODI wickets, is an Arjuna Awardee and was also conferred with Padma Shri

BAI Recommends Kidambi Srikanth For Khel Ratna Award Following His Apology; Issues Notice To HS Prannoy

Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy had left the squad at Asian Badminton Championship in Manila in February, which put India's chances of winning the historic medal at the championship in lurch

03 June, 2020

AFI Confirms Khel Ratna Recommendation For Neeraj Chopra; 4 Athletes Nominated For Arjuna Award


A panel formed by the Sports Ministry will shortlist the nominations received from various national federations with the awards to be presented on National Sports Day, August 29

02 June, 2020

Table Tennis Star Manika Batra Nominated For Khel Ratna


Manika Batra, who missed out on India's highest sporting honour last year, is the first woman paddler from her country to win a singles gold medal at the Commonwealth Games

31 May, 2020

Vinesh Phogat To Be Nominated For Khel Ratna, Sakshi Malik Applies For Arjuna


Vinesh Phogat, who is the lone woman wrestler to have qualified for the now-postponed Tokyo Olympics, had missed out on Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna last year with fellow grappler Bajrang Punia getting the prestigious award

31 May, 2020

Honoured And Humbled: Rohit Sharma On Being Nominated For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award


While Rohit Sharma's name has been sent for India's highest sporting honour - Khel Ratna, Ishant Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Deepti Sharma have been nominated for Arjuna Award

30 May, 2020

Neeraj Chopra Recommended For Khel Ratna By Athletics Federation Of India


The 22-year-old Chopra is the only track and field athlete to be recommended by the AFI for the country's highest sports award this year

30 May, 2020

BCCI Nominates Rohit Sharma For Khel Ratna; Shikhar Dhawan, Ishant And Deepti Sharma For Arjuna

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The BCCI on announced cricket's nomination for Indian sports awards with Rohit Sharma vying for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna


27 May, 2020

Weightlifting Federation Nominates Khel Ratna Recipient Saikhom Mirabai Chanu For Arjuna Award


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

14 May, 2020

NRAI Finalises Recommendations For National Sport Awards - Check Details Of All The Nominated Shooters

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National Rifle Association of India on Thursday recommended Anjum Moudgil's name for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award while Manu Bhaker is among four shooters recommended for the Arjuna Award

05 May, 2020

Sports Ministry Invites Nominations For National Sports Awards Through E-mail


The process for national sports awards nomination usually begins in April, but this time, it was pushed to May due to coronavirus lockdown, which is into its third phase

26 April, 2020

COVID-19: Nomination Process For National Sports Awards Delayed - Report

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In normal circumstances, the nomination process for awarding national sports awards is usually concluded by the last week of April every year

29 August, 2019

Deepa Malik Basks In Khel Ratna Glory; Bajrang Punia, Ravindra Jadeja Miss National Sports Awards Ceremony


The National Sports Awards are given on August 29 every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand

17 August, 2019

National Sports Awards 2019: List Of All The Winners, From Deepa Malik To Ravindra Jadeja


Selection Committee for Sports Awards 2019 nominated names of Bajrang Punia (wrestling) and Deepa Malik (para-athletics) for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and 19 payers including cricketer Ravindra Jadeja and athlete Mohammed Anas Yahiya for the Arjuna Award


17 August, 2019

Deepa Malik Joins Bajrang Punia For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja Among 19 For Arjuna

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Deepa Malik, who won a silver in the shot put F53 category in the 2016 Rio Paralympics, was added for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award by a 12-member selection committee on the second day of the two-day meeting.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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