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Dec 07, 2017
Pullela Gopichand on his assembly line of champions, BWF World Tour, expansion of Indian badminton and moreGopichand, the coach nonpareil in the country, is constantly looking to give back to the field of badminton that made him and his students household names.
Aug 19, 2017
Rohan Bopanna absent from Arjuna award shortlist; para-coach Satyanarayana dropped from Dronacharya listThere was a debate if Rohan Bopanna, whose nomination by the All India Tennis Association reached ministry late, should be added to this year's Arjuna Award.
Aug 09, 2017
Arjuna awardees Sanjiva Singh, Dattu Bhoknal to lead run for creating awareness about food wastageThe duo will lead the Indo Torch Run - A Run for a Cause 'Zero Waste of Food' in Mumbai.
Aug 05, 2017
Coach Satyanarayana says Dronacharya Award nomination boost for para-athletesNoted athletics coach Satyanarayana, mentor of Mariyappan Thangavelu, who won a gold in the Rio Paralympics in 2016, says being recommended for the prestigious Dronacharya Award is a recognition not for him alone but for para-athletes too.
Oct 12, 2016
Dipa Karmakar to return BMW presented to her by Sachin Tendulkar due to bad roads in AgartalaIndian gymnast Dipa Karmakar is going to return the BMW she was presented by Sachin Tendulkar owing to maintenance issues.
Aug 30, 2016
PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik, Dipa Karmakar, Jitu Rai receive Khel Ratna, India's highest sporting honourIt was a celebration of woman power in sports as Olympic stars PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar were conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna along with shooter Jitu Rai.
Aug 23, 2016
Virat Kohli is still the same as he was at the age of ten, says Dronacharya awardee Rajkumar SharmaFor Rajkumar Sharma, a coach is no different from a parent and that's why he has been "protective" about Virat Kohli, keeping a close watch on the progress of his "son" during his formative years.
Aug 23, 2016
From Mary Kom to L Sarita Devi, Dronacharya awardee Sagar Mal Dayal is mentor to allMC Mary Kom's "sparring partner", "father figure" to L Sarita Devi during her 2014 Asian Games meltdown, this year's Dronacharya awardee in boxing Sagar Mal Dayal has been a man with many roles in his 10-year coaching stint with India's women pugilists
Aug 23, 2016
Virat Kohli congratulates coach Raj Kumar Sharma for Dronacharya awardIndia Test skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday congratulated his coach Raj Kumar Sharma, who was selected for this year's prestigious Dronacharya award.
Aug 22, 2016
PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik to get Khel Ratna; Dipa Karmakar's coach nominated for Dronacharya awardIndian athletes PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik, Dipa Karmakar and Jitu are set to be awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award later this year, with Karmakar's coach Bishweshwar Nandi nominated for the Dronacharya Award.