List of Arjuna Award Winners 2019

List of Arjuna Award Winners 2019
  • Arjuna Awards is one of the highest award given to recognize outstanding achievement in National Sports. Lets know more about it.
  • Arjuna Awards were constituted in 1961. These awards are given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India.
  • Cash Prize of Rs. 5,00,000 is given to awardee.
  • Recently, Government has revised the scheme(guidelines) of Arjuna Award. According to revised scheme To be eligible for the Award, a sportsperson should not only have good performance consistently for the last three previous years at the international level with excellence for the year for which the Award is recommended but should also have the qualities like Sense of Discipline, Leadership and Sportsmanship.   
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2018 award won by Saikhom Mirabai Chanu for Weightlifting.
  • Virat Kohli received Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2018 award for Cricket.
  • Below is the list of Arjuna Awards Winners 2019.

    Arjuna Awards Winners 2019 

    S. No.Name of the sportspersonDiscipline
    1Chinglensana Singh KangujamHockey (Midfielder)
    2. Ajay ThakurKabaddi
    3. Mohammed Anas YahiyaAthletics
    4. Tajinder Pal Singh ToorAthletics
    5. Swapna BurmanAthletics
    6. Sundar Singh Gurjar Para Sports - Athletics
    7.Ravindra JadejaCricket (Men) 
    8.Poonam Yadav Cricket (Women) 
    9.Sonia LatherBoxing
    10.Bhamidipati Sai Praneeth Badminton
    11.Pramod BhagatPara Sports - Badminton
    12.S BhaskaranBodybuilding
    13.Gurpreet Singh SandhuFootball
    14.Simran Singh ShergillPolo
    15.Anjum MoudgilShooting (Rifle)
    16.Fouaad MirzaEquestrian
    17.Gaurav Singh GillMotorsports
    18.Pooja DhandaWrestling (Women)
    19.Harmeet Rajul DesaiTable Tennis

      Arjuna Award Winners 2018

      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
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