National Sports Awards 2020 | Complete List of Winners

National Sports Awards 2020 | Complete List of Winners

National Sports Awards 2020


The Government of India has announced National Sports Awards 2020. The prestigious awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports.

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Sports Awards & Description

AwardsDescription
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna AwardGiven for the spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years.
Arjuna AwardGiven for consistently outstanding performance for four years.
Dronacharya AwardGiven for coaches is given for producing medal winners at prestigious International sports events.
Dhyan Chand AwardGiven for for life time contribution to sports development
Rashtriya Khel Protsahan PuruskarGiven to the corporate entities (both in private and public sector) and individuals who have played a visible role in the area of sports promotion and development.
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) TrophyOverall top performing university in inter-university tournaments

 

Based on the recommendations of the Committee and after due scrutiny, the Government has decided to confer awards upon the following sports persons, coaches, entities and university.


RAJIV GANDHI KHEL RATNA AWARD WINNERS 2020

S.No.Name of the SportspersonDiscipline
1Shri Rohit SharmaCricket
2Shri Mariyappan T.Para Athletics
3Ms. Manika BatraTable Tennis
4Ms. VineshWrestling
5Ms. RaniHockey

 


DRONACHARYA AWARD WINNERS 2020

Life – Time category

S.noName of the CoachDiscipline
1Shri Dharmendra TiwaryArchery
2Shri Purushotham RaiAthletics
3Shri Shiv SinghBoxing
4Shri Romesh PathaniaHockey
5Shri Krishan Kumar HoodaKabaddi
6Shri Vijay Bhalchandra MunishwarPara Powerlifting
7Shri Naresh KumarTennis
8Shri Om Parkash DahiyaWrestling

 

Regular Category

S.No.Name of the CoachDiscipline
1Shri Jude Felix SebastianHockey
2Shri Yogesh MalviyaMallakhamb
3Shri Jaspal RanaShooting
4Shri Kuldeep Kumar HandooWushu
5Shri Gaurav KhannaPara Badminton

 


ARJUNA AWARD WINNERS 2020

S.No.Name of the SportspersonDiscipline
1Shri Atanu DasArchery
2Ms. Dutee ChandAthletics
3Shri Satwik Sairaj RankireddyBadminton
4Shri Chirag Chandrasekhar ShettyBadminton
5Shri Vishesh BhriguvanshiBasketball
6Subedar Manish KaushikBoxing
7Ms. Lovlina BorgohainBoxing
8Shri Ishant SharmaCricket
9Ms. Deepti SharmaCricket
10Shri Sawant Ajay AnantEquestrian
11Shri Sandesh JhinganFootball
12Ms. Aditi AshokGolf
13Shri Akashdeep SinghHockey
14Ms. DeepikaHockey
15Shri DeepakKabaddi
16Shri Kale Sarika SudhakarKho Kho
17Shri Dattu Baban BhokanalRowing
18Ms. Manu BhakerShooting
19Shri Saurabh ChaudharyShooting
20Ms. Madhurika Suhas PatkarTable Tennis
21Shri Divij SharanTennis
22Shri Shiva KeshavanWinter Sports
23Ms. Divya KakranWrestling
24Shri Rahul AwareWrestling
25Shri Suyash Narayan JadhavPara Swimming
26Shri SandeepPara Athletics
27Shri Manish NarwalPara Shooting

 


DHYANCHAND AWARD WINNERS 2020

S.No.Name of the SportspersonDiscipline
1Shri Kuldip Singh BhullarAthletics
2Ms. Jincy PhilipsAthletics
3Shri Pradeep Shrikrishna GandheBadminton
4Ms. Trupti MurgundeBadminton
5Ms. N. UshaBoxing
6Shri Lakha SinghBoxing
7Shri Sukhvinder Singh SandhuFootball
8Shri Ajit SinghHockey
9Shri Manpreet SinghKabaddi
10Shri J. Ranjith KumarPara Athletics
11Shri Satyaprakash TiwariPara Badminton
12Shri Manjeet SinghRowing
13Late Shri Sachin NagSwimming
14Shri Nandan P BalTennis
15Shri Netarpal HoodaWrestling

 


RASHTRIYA KHEL PROTSAHAN PURUSKAR AWARD WINNERS 2020

S.No.CategoryEntity recommended for Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar, 2020
1Identification and Nurturing of Budding and Young Talent1. Lakshya Institute
2. Army Sports Institute
2Encouragement to sports through Corporate Social ResponsibilityOil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Ltd.
3Employment of sportspersons and sports welfare measuresAir Force Sports Control Board
4Sports for DevelopmentInternational Institute of Sports Management (IISM)

 


MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD (MAKA) TROPHY: This award is being conferred to the overall top performing university in inter-university tournaments.

Panjab University, Chandigarh

 

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