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Devendra Jhajharia

Devendra Jhajharia, Venkatesh Prasad named in National Sports Awards selection panel

Retired Supreme Court judge Justice Mukundakum Sharma has been picked as the chairperson of the committee

08 Sep 2021 11:10 AM

Aiming for 68m in Tokyo Paralympics, Jhajharia wants to break the world record again

Devendra Jhajharia is India's greatest Paralympian, having won the gold in the 2004 and 2016 Games, both with record breaking throws,

01 Jul 2021 7:42 PM

Arsenal reject bid for Sanchez

The 31-year-old Sardar has faced allegations of sexual harassment from an Indian-origin British hockey player.

30 Aug 2017 11:29 PM

Us open: Federer escapes first round blues

Apart from Jhajharia, fellow para-athletes Mariyappan Thangavelu and Varun Bhati received the Arjuna award.

30 Aug 2017 11:23 PM

Khel Ratna: Devendra Jhajharia, Sardar Singh recommended

The 36-year-old Jhajharia won golds in the 2004 Athens Games and last year’s Rio Paralympics and set new world records on both occasions.

04 Aug 2017 12:42 AM