National Sports Awards 2020

National Sports Awards 2020 Complete List

National Sports Awards are presented to recognize and reward perfection in sports. The GoI has published the list of champions of the National Sports Awards 2020, as per the advice of the Selection Committee headed by Justice (Retd.) Mukundakam Sharma (former Judge of Supreme Court of India). Below is the complete list of winners of the award:

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award: 

This award is being given for the dramatic and most excellent performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years.

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

Arjuna Award

This award is being given for consistently excellent play in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years.

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

Dronacharya Award

This award is being presented to coaches for giving medal winners at prestigious international sports events.

Life- Time Category

S.No.Name 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

Dhyan Chand Award:

This award is being given for the lifetime contribution towards the development of sports.

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

This award is being presented to the corporate entities (both in the private and public sector) as well as individuals who have played a visible role in the area of sports promotion and its development.

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

Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Awards 2019

It is being awarded to recognize the spirit of adventure among the people of the country.

S.No.Name of the SportspersonCategory
1Ms. Anita DeviLand Adventure
2Col. Sarfraz SinghLand Adventure
3Shri Taka TamutLand Adventure
4Shri Narender SinghLand Adventure
5Shri Keval Hiren KakkaLand Adventure
6Shri Satendra SinghWater Adventure
7Shri Gajanand YadavaAir Adventure
8Late Shri Magan BissaLife Time Achievement

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