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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.
Aug 04, 2017
Mariyappan Thangavelu, Anthony Amalraj delighted at being recommended for Arjuna AwardsTamil Nadu's para-athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu and former national table tennis champion Anthony Amalraj on Thursday expressed joy over being recommended for the Arjuna Award, saying it will motivate them to achieve greater heights.
Aug 03, 2017
Devendra Jhajharia, Sardar Singh recommended for Khel Ratna; Cheteshwar Pujara for Arjuna awardTwo-time Paralympic gold-medallist Devendra Jhajharia on Thursday became the first paralympian to be recommended for the country's highest sporting honour -- the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award -- along with former hockey captain Sardar Singh.
Jun 06, 2017
Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu in a spot of bother after teen's deathThe 19-year-old, identified as Satish Kumar, was found dead near a railway track in Tamil Nadu's Salem district. He had hit the parked car of Mariyappan a day earlier, which led to the squabble.
Mar 31, 2017
Virat Kohli, Dipa Karmakar among sporting icons awarded with Padma ShriIndian cricket skipper Virat Kohli, Rio Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik, gymnast Dipa Karmakar were honoured with the Padma Shri by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday.
Jan 25, 2017
Virat Kohli, Sakshi Malik among eight sportspersons chosen for 2017 Padma Shri awardApart from Kohli and Sakshi, the other sportspersons named for this award are Mariyappan Thangavelu and Deepa Malik, Dipa Karmakar, PR Sreejesh, Vikas Gowda and Shekar Naik.
Dec 23, 2016
Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu presented with Rs 2 crore reward by TN govt.Rio Paralympics gold medallist T Mariyappan was today honoured by Tamil Nadu government with Chief Minister O Panneerselvam presenting him the Rs two crore reward, announced by his predecessor late Jayalalithaa.
Dec 23, 2016
Year in Review 2016: India’s emerging sporting icons who made the nation proudFrom the Rio Olympics to a home Test season in cricket, the year 2016 gave India some great sporting moments and several noteworthy young performers emerged as national sports icons. Here's the list of the most impressive Indian sports icons of 2016.
Oct 05, 2016
India's Rio Paralympics success: How parallel sports is on the cusp of revolution'Movement' and 'Revolution' are strong words to use, but the progress made by para sports and its athletes in the last few years has been noteworthy. With over 30 per cent of India's Paralympics medals thus far coming at Rio, those words are perhaps just
Oct 03, 2016
Paralympics 2016: Indian medal winners felicitated by Sachin Tendulkar, other sports personalitiesArray