Indian Sports Honours: Srikanth, Sindhu take home big awards

Ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who received 4 Tremendous Sequence titles this 12 months, bagged the Sportsman of the 12 months award on the inaugural version of Indian Sports activities Honours held in Mumbai.


Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu used to be the Sportswoman of the 12 months award within the particular person recreation class, a observation learn.

Ravichandran Ashwin, who these days was the quickest bowler to succeed in ‘Membership 300’ in Check cricket and girls’s cricket group skipper Mithali Raj have been awarded Sportsman and Sportswoman of the 12 months awards, respectively, within the Staff Recreation class.

The Indian Ladies’s Cricket Staff, which ended as runners up within the ICC Ladies’s International Cup, have been named because the Staff of the 12 months.

Whilst famous person tennis participant Sania Mirza used to be awarded the Inspirational Honour through the jury, nation’s first Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra used to be honoured with the Transformational Contribution to Recreation award.

Indian Sports activities Honours is an initiative partnered through India skipper Virat Kohli and Sanjiv Goenka, in keeping with their imaginative and prescient to fortify the advance of Indian sports activities.


*Sportsman of the 12 months (Particular person recreation): Srikanth Kidambi

*Sportsman of the 12 months (Staff recreation) – Ravichandran Ashwin

*Sportswoman of the 12 months (Particular person recreation) – P.V. Sindhu

*Sportswoman of the 12 months (Staff recreation) – Mithali Raj

*Staff of the 12 months (Males/Ladies) – Indian Ladies’s Cricket Staff

*Trainer of the 12 months – Bisveshwar Nandi

*Rising Sportswoman of the 12 months – Aditi Ashok

*Rising Sportsman of the 12 months – Neeraj Chopra

*Otherwise abled Sportsman of the 12 months – Devendra Jhajaria

*Otherwise abled Sportswoman of the 12 months – Deepa Malik

Jury Honours

*Stay Strolling Honour for Lifetime fulfillment – Balbir Singh

*Inspirational Honour – Sania Mirza

*Transformational Contribution to Recreation – Abhinav Bindra

Widespread selection Honours

*Leap forward efficiency of the 12 months – Hardik Pandya

*Famous person Sports activities ‘Imagine’ Honour (Comeback of the 12 months) – Saina Nehwal

*Spirit of Recreation – Yogeshwar Dutt

*Participant of the 12 months – Sunil Chhetri

*Membership of the 12 months – Mumbai Indians

*Easiest Fan Membership – Manjappada Kerala Blasters.

Symbol: Kidambi Srikanth


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