TNPSC - National Sport Award - 2016 Recipients

TNPSC - National Sport Award - 2016 Recipients
  • National Sports Awards 
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, 
  • Dronacharya Award, 
  • Arjuna Award, 
  • Dhyan Chand Award, 
  • Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy
  • Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar. 
2016 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 
  • PV Sindhu (Badminton), 
  • Sakshi Malik (Wrestling), 
  • Dipa Karmakar (Gymnastics)
  • Jitu Rai (Shooting). 
2016 Dronacharya Award: In this award given coaches for producing medal winners at International Sports.
  • Nagapuri Ramesh (Athletics)
  • Sagar Mal Dhayal (Boxing)
  • Raj Kumar Sharma (Cricket)
  • Bishweshwar Nandi (Gymnastics)
  • S. Pradeep Kumar (Swimming) and 
  • Mahabir Singh (Wrestling)
2016 Arjuna Award
  • Rajat Chauhan (Archery)
  • Lalita Babar (Athletics)
  • Sourav Kothari (Billiards & Snooker)
  • Shiva Thapa (Boxing)
  • Ajinkya Rahane (Cricket)
  • Subrata Paul (Football)
  • Rani (Hockey)
  • Raghunath V.R. (Hockey)
  • Gurpreet Singh (Shooting)
  • Apurvi Chandela (Shooting)
  • Soumyajit Ghosh (Table Tennis)
  • Vinesh (Wrestling)
  • Amit Kumar (Wrestling)
  • Sandeep Singh Mann (Para-Athletics) 
  • Virender Singh (Wrestling). 
2016 Dhyan Chand Award:  In this is award given to  sportspersons for life time contribution to Sports Development. 
  • Satti Geetha (Athletics)
  • Sylvanus Dung Dung (Hockey)
  • Rajendra Pralhad Shelke (Rowing)
2015-16 Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA): In this is award given to top performing university in Inter - University Tournaments. 
  • Punjabi University, Patiala.

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