Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Dhyan Chand could have been honoured without insulting Rajiv Gandhi: Shiv Sena on renaming Khel Ratna Award

The party raised questions on the government's claim about the name change being motivated by "public sentiment," but added that it is pointless to dispute the claim.

published on : 9th August 2021

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award to be renamed after Major Dhyan Chand: PM Modi

Making the announcement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he had been getting many requests from citizens across India to name the Khel Ratna Award after Major Dhyan Chand.

published on : 6th August 2021

Khel Ratna Award: Badminton Association of India​ recommends Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth's name

The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports had earlier decided to extend the last date of submission of application for the upcoming National Sports Awards 2021.

published on : 1st July 2021

TTFI recommends Sharath Kamal for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Sharath Kamal, who is set to compete in his fourth Olympics, had become the first Indian paddler to get the Padma Shri in 2019.

published on : 30th June 2021

NRAI recommends Ankur Mittal, Anjum Moudgil for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

The National Rifle Association of India Wednesday announced their recommendations for the National Sports Awards 2021.

published on : 30th June 2021

AIFF to recommend Sunil Chhetri's name for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

During the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers, Sunil Chhetri had surpassed Lionel Messi in the number of goals scored in international football.

published on : 30th June 2021

BCCI recommends Mithali Raj and Ravichandran Ashwin's name for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

The Sports Ministry had earlier decided to extend the last date of submission of application for the upcoming National Sports Awards 2021.

published on : 30th June 2021

Odisha government nominates Dutee Chand for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Odisha government on Tuesday nominated ace sprinter Dutee Chand for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

published on : 29th June 2021