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Trying really hard for Olympics qualifiers: Rahul

Rahul was dropped from the Indian squad for World Cup Stage III and IV.

Overlooked for Arjuna lifter returns CWG gold

Peeved at being ignored for the prestigious Arjuna Award, top woman weightlifter Renubala Chanu on Monday decided to return the gold medal she won in the Commonwealth Games last year to the sports minister.

"Snubbed" for Arjuna Award, lifter returns gold

Peeved at being ignored for the prestigious Arjuna Award, top woman weightlifter Renu Bala Chanu has decided to return the gold medal she won in CWG.

RFI protests non-inclusion of rower in Arjuna list

Rowing Federation of India has alleged that "undeserving candidates" were recommended for the prestigious Arjuna Award.

Tejaswini Sawant, Jwala Gutta `extremely happy`

India’s first woman world champion shooter Tejaswini Sawant, who has been recommended for the prestigious Arjuna award, has said that she was happy for the acknowledgement of her achievements.

Rahul Banerjee to get Arjuna award

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Rahul Banerjee`s name was recommended for the Arjuna Award on Friday.

Akkunji not to be considered for Arjuna Award

Double Asian Games gold medallist Ashwini Akkunji`s name has been struck off from the list of nominees for this year`s Arjuna Award following her dope flunk.

Rehan and Dinesh hopeful of good show at Games

Ace swimmer Rehan Poncha and top boxer Dinesh Kumar today said getting the coveted Arjuna Award just a month before the Commonwealth Games has boosted their confidence for a good show at the mega event.

Poonia, Abraham happy with Arjuna award honour

Top Indian athletes Joseph Abraham and Krishna Poonia expressed gratitude to the government for selecting them for the Arjuna award and said this would motivate them to do better for the country.

Sandeep, Jhulan, Dinesh to receive Arjuna Award

Sandeep Singh, India`s woman cricket captain Jhulan Goswami and boxer Dinesh Kumar are among the sportspersons who are tipped to receive the Arjuna Awards.

Sports Ministry sanctions 2.5 lakh for former cager

Moved by the indigent financial state of former volleyball player Saly George Joseph, Sports Minister M S Gill sanctioned Rs 2.5 lakh to help the Arjuna awardee.

Vijender, Sushil, Marykom awarded Khel Ratna

Vijender Kumar, Sushil Kumar, and MC Marykom were awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna on Saturday.

Its one of the biggest moment of life, say awardees

It’s one of the biggest moments of their career was the unanimous verdict as this year’s Khel Ratna and Arjuna awardees vowed to touch greater heights by drawing inspiration from the honour bestowed on them.

Arjuna award motivates Saina for London Olympics

Excited at winning the Arjuna award, ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal said the honour has motivated her to aim for a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Khel Ratna, Arjuna prize money increased

The Government has hiked the prize
money for annual sporting honours, including Rajiv Gandhi Khel
Ratna and Arjuna awards.