Dronacharya Award
Sports  /  Published 14.11.22

Sharath Kamal to receive Khel Ratna

A total of 25 athletes including shuttlers Lakshya Sen, HS Prannoy, woman boxer Nikhat Zareen, athletes Eldhose Paul, Avinash Sable have been nominated for the Arjuna Award this year...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 12.11.21

Drona Award: Centre tells HC about merit

Justice Rekha Palli listed the matter for further hearing on December 23...

Sports  /  Published 12.11.21

Dronacharya: HC questions Centre over coach exclusion

Justice Rekha Palli issued notice to the ministry and asked it to file the reply to the petition within three weeks and listed the matter for further hearing on January 27...

States  /  Published 05.11.21

Lovlina’s coach to get Drona

Sandhya Gurung will be Sikkim’s first recipient...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Sports  /  Published 21.05.21

Indian boxing’s first Dronacharya awardee OP Bhardwaj dies

Under his tutelage, Indian pugilists won medals at the Asian Games, the Commonwealth Games and the South Asian Games...

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.20

Olympic archery mentor hopeful

Dronacharya awardee Dharmendra Tiwary calls for team psychologist to deal with last-minute nerves...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshdepur

India  /  Published 04.12.20

Boxing coach proposes to return Dronacharya

Gurbax Singh Sandhu, during whose tenure India won its maiden Olympic medal in the sport, says their fear needs to be addressed...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 04.09.20

Naresh Kumar on his Dronacharya Award

The ever gracious Kumar who has a record number of 101 matches at Wimbledon as an amateur, was India’s Davis Cup captain...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Sports  /  Published 28.08.19

Rana shoots questions at award panel

Jaspal Rana who won multiple Asian Games gold medals has been ignored for the Dronacharya Award for two years in a row...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta


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