Khel Ratna

Boxer Vijender Singh joins farmers at Singhu border; threatens to return  Khel Ratna Award

Boxer Vijender Singh threatens to return Khel Ratna Award if govt does not withdraw farm bills

A day after singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh went to Singhu border to support agitating farmers, today boxer Vijender Singh joined the protest...Read More

After bagging Khel Ratna Award, Rohit Sharma promises to bring more 'laurels' to the country

After bagging Khel Ratna Award, Rohit Sharma promises to bring more 'laurels' to the country

After bagging the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award - the highest sporting honour in India - Rohit Sharma thanked his fans for the support an...Read More

Rohit Sharma among 5 Khel Ratna recipients, Dutee Chand among 27 Arjuna Award recipients

Rohit Sharma among 5 Khel Ratna recipients, Dutee Chand among 27 Arjuna Award recipients

Indian opening batsman Rohit Sharma will be conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award while ace sprinter Dutee Chand will receive ...Read More

Does Rohit Sharma deserve the Khel Ratna ahead of Dravid, Ganguly, Sehwag?

Does Rohit Sharma deserve the Khel Ratna ahead of Dravid, Ganguly, Sehwag?

Star cricketer Rohit Sharma was among the four athletes recommended on Tuesday for this year's Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award -- the count...Read More

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat and three others recommended for Khel Ratna Award

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat and three others recommended for Khel Ratna Award

India's star batsman Rohit Sharma, wrestler Vinesh Phogat, 2016 Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu, table tennis sensat...Read More

Punjab government withdrew my Khel Ratna nomination since I am ineligible, says Harbhajan Singh

Punjab government withdrew my Khel Ratna nomination since I am ineligible, says Harbhajan Singh

Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh on Saturday clarified that the Punjab government withdrew his nomination for this year's Rajiv Gandhi...Read More

BCCI nominates Rohit Sharma for Khel Ratna, Dhawan, Ishant and Deepti for Arjuna

BCCI nominates Rohit Sharma for Khel Ratna, Dhawan, Ishant and Deepti for Arjuna

New Delhi: India's limited overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma has been nominated for the prestigious 'Khel Ratna', the BCCI announced on Sat...Read More

Weightlifting federation nominates Khel Ratna recipient Mirabai Chanu for Arjuna award

Weightlifting federation nominates Khel Ratna recipient Mirabai Chanu for Arjuna award

In an unusual move, ace lifter Mirabai Chanu has been nominated for the Arjuna award by the national federation though the former world c...Read More

Virat Kohli’s Khel Ratna moment overshadowed by Anushka Sharma’s glance, Ranveer Singh’s comment?

Virat Kohli’s Khel Ratna moment overshadowed by Anushka Sharma’s glance, Ranveer Singh’s comment?

Yesterday, Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli was honoured with the Khel Ratna Award. The star sportsman was accompanied by his wife...Read More

Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu to receive Khel Ratna on September 25: Sports Ministry

Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu to receive Khel Ratna on September 25: Sports Ministry

New Delhi: Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu will receive the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khe...Read More

Wrestler Bajrang Punia threatens to move court after Khel Ratna snub, to meet Sports Minister tomorrow

Wrestler Bajrang Punia threatens to move court after Khel Ratna snub, to meet Sports Minister tomorrow

New Delhi: Miffed at being ignored for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, star wrestler Bajrang Punia Thursday threatened to ...Read More

Arjuna award devalued, made cheap, feel past recipients

Arjuna award devalued, made cheap, feel past recipients

“The dignity has to be maintained. Why do you need to give Arjuna every year. Is it necessary? We are now throwing the awards away,”  — A...Read More

Deepa Malik: ‘Shocked’ my name is not among Khel Ratna awardees

Deepa Malik: ‘Shocked’ my name is not among Khel Ratna awardees

Gurugram: Deepa Malik, who scripted history by becoming India’s first-ever woman to win a medal at the Paralympic Games, said on Monday t...Read More

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Rio medal winners to be considered for Khel Ratna, Arjuna

New Delhi: In a bid to ensure that Olympic medallists get immediate recognition, the Sports Ministry today said medal winners from the up...Read More

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Khel Ratna for Kohli, Arjuna for Rahane

New Delhi :  The Indian Cricket Board has recommended Test captain Virat Kohli for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the country’s highest spo...Read More

Khel Ratna a big honour: Sania

Khel Ratna a big honour: Sania

New Delhi : India’s tennis ace Sania Mirza on Saturday said it was a ‘huge honour’ to be conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and t...Read More

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Athletes shouldn’t approach court for awards: Sreejesh

New Delhi : Indian hockey team’s goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh feels that athletes taking the legal route to get sports awards is a disturbing...Read More

Sania’s Ratna hits legal hump

Sania’s Ratna hits legal hump

Bengaluru : Karnataka High Court on Wednesday found substance in the claim of Para-athlete H N Girisha challenging the recommendation of ...Read More

Sania Mirza top contender for Khel Ratna

Sania Mirza top contender for Khel Ratna

New Delhi:  Following a string of strong performances, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has emerged as the frontrunner to be awarded the cou...Read More

Sports Ministry recommends Sania Mirza for Khel Ratna

Sports Ministry recommends Sania Mirza for Khel Ratna

New Delhi :  The Sports Ministry confirmed that Wimbledon doubles champion Sania Mirza has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Rat...Read More

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