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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna
Opinion  /  Published 02.09.20

Strange list: Annual sports awards

There is cause for concern when the numbers do not add up. The recent list for the annual sports awards approved by the Union sports ministry has, unfortunately, led to the aggravation of such concern...
By The Editorial Board in

Sports  /  Published 30.08.20

Atanu Das receives Arjuna Award

The picture shows archer Atanu Das with his Arjuna Award 2020 certificate. A total of 74 winners, including five Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratnas and 27 Arjuna, were picked for the national honours held in a...
By Our Bureau in

Sports  /  Published 22.08.20

Merit shadow on sports award choices

Sukhdev Singh Pannu won the Dronacharya Award in 2018 for the impressive performances of his ward, triple jumper and Jakarta Asian Games gold medal winner Arpinder Singh. Cut to 2020, Arpinder’...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.20

Career of brilliance as skipper

As Mahendra Singh Dhoni bids adieu to international cricket, here is a look at the career highlights of India's most successful captain, who led the country to two World Cup trophies. December 20...
By PTI in New Delhi

Culture  /  Published 11.11.18

Dear Virat, freedom of choice really is a thing

Appy BirthdayIf only people would stick to what they do best. Yes, yes, we are talking about Virat Kohli. Ace batsman, skipper with the Midas touch and all that, and then he goes and makes that kind o...
By Upala Sen in

Sports  /  Published 17.08.19

Dream come true for thrilled Swapna

For the first time since 2003, an athlete from Bengal has been nominated for the Arjuna Award. Soma Biswas had been conferred the Arjuna that year. On Saturday, heptathlete Swapna Barman has been name...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.11.19

Track to range, a mother-son story

One blazed the tracks in her heydays, while the other is yearning to shoot to glory. That is the story of Jyotirmoyee Sikdar and her son Avrojyoti.It is not easy to take up a sport in India, and when ...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 30.05.20

Rohit for Khel Ratna

Rohit Sharma has been nominated for the prestigious Khel Ratna award by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for his stupendous performance in 2019. Team India’s limited-overs vice-capta...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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