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National Sports Awards 2018 are presented by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is given for the most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four year, Arjuna Award is given for consistency outstanding performance for four years, Dronacharya Award is given for producing medal winners at prestigious International sports events, Dhyan Chand Award is given for lifetime contribution to sports development and Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar is given to the corporate entities and individuals. National Sports Awards include the organizers of games and sports, and the individuals displaying extraordinary performances in football, hockey, cricket, swimming, shooting, chase, and athletics. National Sports Awards 2018 will help the aspirants to get the complete details related to National Sports Awards with diferent Categories.

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National Sports Awards 2018 – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awards


Name of the Sportsperson Discipline
Mirabai Chanu Weightlifting
Virat Kohli Cricket


National Sports Awards 2018 – Dronacharya Awards

Name of the Coach Discipline
Subedar Chenanda Achaiah Kuttappa Boxing
Vijay Sharma Weightlifting
A. Srinivasa Rao Table Tennis
Sukhdev Singh Pannu Athletics
Clarence Lobo Hockey (Life Time)
Tarak Sinha Cricket (Life Time)
Jiwan Kumar Sharma Judo (Life Time)
V.R. Beedu Athletics (Life Time)


National Sports Awards 2018 – Arjuna Awards

Name of the Sportsperson Discipline
Neeraj Chopra Athletics
Subedar Jinson Johnson Athletics
Hima Das Athletics
Nelakurthi Sikki Reddy Badminton
Subedar Satish Kumar Boxing
Smriti Mandhana Cricket
Shubhankar Sharma Golf
Manpreet Singh Hockey
Savita Hockey
Col. Ravi Rathore Polo
Rahi Sarnobat Shooting
Ankur Mittal Shooting
Shreyasi Singh Shooting
Manika Batra Table Tennis
G. Sathiyan Table Tennis
Rohan Bopanna Tennis
Sumit Wrestling
Pooja Kadian Wushu
Ankur Dhama Para-Athletics
Manoj Sarkar Para-Badminton


National Sports Awards 2018 – Dhyan Chand Award

Name of the Sportsperson Discipline
Satyadev Prasad Archery
Bharat Kumar Chetri Hockey
Bobby Aloysius Athletics
Chougale Dadu Dattatray Wrestling


National Sports Awards 2018 – Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar

Discipline Name of the entity
Identification and Nurturing of Budding & Young Talent Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
Encouragement to Sports through Corporate Social Responsibility JSW Sports
Sports for Development Isha Outreach


For more information related to Sports observe the below links.

Indian Sports Personalities

Indian Stadiums

BCCI Presidents and their Tenure