Articles about National Sports Awards

Jhajharia, Prasad named in National Sports Awards selection committee

08 Sep 2021

Sports
Jhajharia, Prasad named in National Sports Awards selection committee

Three-time Paralympic medal-winning javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia, former cricketer Venkatesh Prasad, and ex-world champion boxer L Sarita Devi have been named in the selection committee for this year's National Sports Awards.

National Sports Awards function delayed to include paralympians

12 Aug 2021

Sports
National Sports Awards function delayed to include paralympians

The National Sports Awards function, which is held on August 29 every year, has been pushed back since the government wants the selection panel to consider the performances of para-athletes competing in the Tokyo Paralympics.

Sports Ministry invites applications for National Sports Awards

21 May 2021

Sports
Sports Ministry invites applications for National Sports Awards

The Ministry of Sports on Thursday invited applications for the National Sports Awards, allowing eligible athletes, coaches, universities, and other entities to self-nominate and apply online.

Australian Open 2021: Roger Federer unsure of his participation

14 Dec 2020

Sports
Australian Open 2021: Roger Federer unsure of his participation

Swiss maestro Roger Federer is unsure of his participation in the impending Australian Open.

What should I do to receive Arjuna Award, asks Sakshi

23 Aug 2020

Sports
What should I do to receive Arjuna Award, asks Sakshi

Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik, on Saturday, expressed disappointment as she was not conferred with the Arjuna Award.

Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma nominated for prestigious Arjuna Award

18 Aug 2020

Sports
Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma nominated for prestigious Arjuna Award

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma is among 29 athletes who have been recommended for this year's Arjuna award by the National Sports Awards selection committee.

Rohit Sharma among four athletes recommended for Khel Ratna Award

18 Aug 2020

Sports
Rohit Sharma among four athletes recommended for Khel Ratna Award

Indian opener Rohit Sharma is among the four athletes who have been recommended for India's highest sporting honor, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

National Sports Awards: Sehwag, Sardar in 12-member selection panel

31 Jul 2020

Sports
National Sports Awards: Sehwag, Sardar in 12-member selection panel

Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag and hockey stalwart Sardar Singh have been included in a 12-member committee constituted by the sports ministry to select this year's National Sports Awards winners.

Four most controversial decisions made at The Best FIFA Awards

25 Sep 2018

Sports
Four most controversial decisions made at The Best FIFA Awards

Last night, all the stars of the footballing world descended on London as FIFA celebrated the best players, coaches, and the team of the year.

Commonwealth Games gold medalist Aware to be honored by SJAM

25 Sep 2018

Sports
Commonwealth Games gold medalist Aware to be honored by SJAM

Commonwealth Games gold medallist grappler Rahul Aware has been chosen for the "Sportsman of the Year" award to be given by the Sports Journalists' Association of Mumbai (SJAM).

The Best FIFA Awards: Here's the complete list of winners

25 Sep 2018

Sports
The Best FIFA Awards: Here's the complete list of winners

The much-awaited winners of The Best FIFA Football Awards have finally been declared.

Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu recommended for the prestigious Khel Ratna

17 Sep 2018

Sports
Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu recommended for the prestigious Khel Ratna

Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu were today jointly recommended for this year's Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the country's highest sporting honor.

I deserve the Ballon d'Or: Antoine Griezmann

06 Sep 2018

Sports
I deserve the Ballon d'Or: Antoine Griezmann

France and Atletico Madrid forward, Antoine Griezmann, has opened up about the possibility of him winning the Ballon d'Or.

Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat in contention for Khel Ratna award

29 Aug 2018

Sports
Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat in contention for Khel Ratna award

Asian Games 2018 gold medalists Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat are in the race for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.