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.