R. K. Purohit
Ram Krishan Purohit "R K" Purohit is a former Indian Volleyball player. He hails from Jodhpur. He was awarded the Arjuna award in 1984 by the Government of India for his achievements.
Viren Rasquinha
Viren Wilfred Rasquinha (born 13 September 1980) was the former captain of India's national field hockey team. He studied at the St. Stanislaus High School, and was a member of the Indian team that fi...
Pritam Rani Siwach
Pritam Rani Siwach was born October 2, 1974 in village Jharsa near GurgaonHaryana) is a former captain of the Indian women's hockey team. In 2008, she was recalled to join the team for the Olympic qua...
Virdhawal Khade
Virdhawal Vikram Khade (born in Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India) (Marathi: विरधवल खाडे) is an Indian swimmer. He competed in the men's 50 m, 100 m and 200 m Freestyle swimming events at the 2008 Summ...
Karnam Malleswari
Karnam Malleswari (born June 1, 1975, in Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh) is an Indian weightlifter. During her ten years career, she has won 11 gold and three silver medals besides the prestigious Olympic...
Pendyala Harikrishna
Pendyala Harikrishna (born May 10, 1986) is a chess player from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. Harikrishna became the youngest grandmaster from India on September 12, 2001. As of December 2014, he is ...
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Dipu Ghosh
Dipu Ghosh is an Indian sportsman who represented India in several badminton tournaments in the 1960s. He received the Arjuna award for badminton in 1969, and later became the coach of Indian team in ...
Rohini Khadilkar
Rohini Khadilkar (born April 1, 1963, in Mumbai) is a Woman International Masterin chess. She has won the Indian Chess Championship five times and the Asian Chess Championship twice.She was the recip...
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Monalisa Baruah Mehta
Monalisa Baruah Mehta (Assamese: মনালিচা বৰুৱা মেহতা, Maiden Name: Monalisa Baruah ) is a renowned table tennis player of Assam. She received an Arjuna Award in 1987 and is an important Assamese sport...
Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid( pronunciation ; born 11 January 1973) is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. Born in a Marathi fami...
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A. Maria Irudayam
A. Maria Irudayam (born 1956 in Chennai, India) is a two-time World Carrom Champion and nine-time national champion of India. He was awarded the prestigious Arjuna Award, a sporting honour presented b...
H. P. S. Ahluwalia
Major H. P. S. Ahluwalia is an Indian mountaineer. During his career of 45 years, he has made contributions in the fields of adventure, sports, environment, disability and social work. Following ...
Mir Khasim Ali
Mir Khasim Ali born in Hyderabad, A.P. was India's Men's Singles Champion in table tennis from 1968 to 1969. He was honoured with the prestigious Arjuna award.Ali began playing table tennis in 1960 a...
Sadanand Shetye
Sadanand Shetye is an Indian Kabaddi player belonging to the state of Maharashtra. He has been a national player. He is an Arjun Awardee the first Kabaddi player to done so. He was given the award for...
Jaspal Rana
Jaspal Rana (born June 28, 1976) is an Indian shooter. He contested mainly in the 25 m Centre Fire Pistol category. He was a gold medallist at the 1994 Asian Games,1998 Commonwealth Games - Men's Cent...
Syed Kirmani
Padma Sri Syed Mujtaba Hussain Kirmani (Kannada: ಸೈಯದ್ ಮುಜ್ತಾಬ ಹುಸೇನ್ ಕಿರ್ಮಾನಿ)  pronunciation  (born 29 December 1949, in Madras) played cricket for India and Karnataka as a wicket-keep...
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M. M. Somaya
Maneyapanda Muthanna Somaya is a former Indian field hockey player from Coorg, Karnataka. He was a member of Indian squad in many international games, including the team that won the Gold medal at the...
Hanuman Singh
Hanuman Singh is a noted former basketball player from India. He played for India in Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and at 1980 Olympics.He was awarded Arjuna Award in 1975. Born in 1950 in Nagaur di...
Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav
Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav (Marathi: श्री. खाशाबा दादासाहेब जाधव, born January 15, 1926–August 14, 1984) was an Indian athlete. He is best known as a wrestler who won a bronze medal at the ...
J. J. Shobha
Javur Jagadeeshappa Shobha (Kannada: ಜಾವೂರ್ ಜಗದೀಶಪ್ಪ ಶೋಭ) (born 14 January, 1978) is an Indian professional track and field athlete from a village called Pashupathihaal near Dharwad in Karnataka. ...
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Baichung Bhutia
Baichung Bhutia (born 15 December 1976) or Bhaichung Bhutia is an Indian footballer of Sikkimese-Bhutia descent who plays as a striker for East Bengal in the I-League. Bhutia is considered to be the t...
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