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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

BAI recommends Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth's name for Khel Ratna Award

For Arjuna Award, BAI has put forward the names of HS Prannoy, Pranav Jerry Chopra, and Sameer Verma

01 Jul 2021 1:36 PM

Kiren Rijiju confers Khel Ratna to Bajrang Punia

Punia has put events like Olympics a priority over the Pro League.

29 Nov 2019 10:41 AM

Harbhajan's Khel Ratna snub: Punjab Minister orders probe into alleged delay

Harbhajan claimed that he had timely submitted his form for the nomination to Punjab Sports department for the award.

31 Jul 2019 6:51 PM

Harbhajan asks authorities how his application for Khel Ratna Award got delayed

The 39-year-old said that if any sportsperson gets accolades, it only helps in giving the player an incentive to perform better.

31 Jul 2019 2:55 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


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

Devendra Jhajharia, Sardar Singh to be awarded Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

The selection committee has suggested that both Jhajharia and Sardar be considered for the award.

03 Aug 2017 9:20 PM