Arjuna Award

All India Chess Federation: Two factions send names for Arjuna Award

The faction loyal to BS Chauhan has got applications from 'two-three' players including India No 2 Vidit Gujrathi.

published on : 24th June 2020

To do well at the Olympics is the only goal: Indian women's hockey Arjuna Award nominees

The Indian team sealed a second consecutive berth in the now postponed Tokyo Olympics after beating USA 6-5 on aggregate in November.

published on : 5th June 2020

Delighted and honoured to be nominated for Arjuna Award, says defender Harmanpreet Singh

The 24-year-old dragflick sensation stepped up his role in the team and shouldered the responsibility of vice-captain with aplomb.

published on : 4th June 2020

Jasprit Bumrah top contender for BCCI's Arjuna award nomination, Shikhar Dhawan could be second name

If BCCI decides to send multiple names in the men's category, senior opener Shikhar Dhawan could also be preferred as he missed out in 2018 despite the Board sending his nomination.

published on : 13th May 2020

Sports award nominations to get late, process could be simplified

Usually, the process ends by last week of April. But this year, due to the lockdown and various restrictions in place, the ministry is yet to send out a circular or advertise.

published on : 26th April 2020