Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner 2020 List Sorted By Year

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is honored for “spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports over a period of four years” at the international level. This award was first awarded in the year 1991–92. The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna named an award after the former Prime Minister of India (Rajiv Gandhi). Winning sportsperson get an Award with a cash price of Rs. 7, 50,000. The first Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner was Viswanathan Anand (1991–92) he got the award for the Chess Discipline and the most recent winner of the year 2019 is Deepa Malik and Bajrang Punia for Paralympic and Freestyle Wrestling Discipline respectively.

Check the list of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner from the year 1991 to 2019 from the below section of this page. For your convenience, we have provided the list in the tabular format. Now we are waiting for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner 2020, we will update the list of the winner as soon as it will declare by the officials. Be with us for all the latest updates of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner 2020.

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner List Sorted By Year

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Winner

Year Recipient(s) Discipline(s)
1991–1992 Viswanathan Anand Chess
1992–1993 Geet Sethi Billiards
1993–1994 # Homi Motivala Yachting (Team event)
1993–1994 # Pushpendra Kumar Garg Yachting (Team event)
1994–1995 Karnam Malleswari Weightlifting
1995–1996 Nameirakpam Kunjarani Weightlifting
1996–1997 Leander Paes Tennis
1997–1998 Sachin Tendulkar Cricket
1998–1999 Jyotirmoyee Sikdar Athletics
1999–2000 Dhanraj Pillay Hockey (Men)
2000–2001 Pullela Gopichand Badminton
2001 Abhinav Bindra Shooting
2002 # K. M. Beenamol Athletics
2002 # Anjali Bhagwat Shooting
2003 Anju Bobby George Athletics
2004 Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Shooting
2005 Pankaj Advani Billiards and Snooker
2006 Manavjit Singh Sandhu Shooting
2007 Mahendra Singh Dhoni Cricket
2008 No award
2009 # Mary Kom Boxing (Women)
2009 # Vijender Singh Boxing
2009 # Sushil Kumar Wrestling
2010 Saina Nehwal Badminton
2011 Gagan Narang Shooting
2012 # Vijay Kumar Shooting
2012 # Yogeshwar Dutt Wrestling
2013 Ronjan Sodhi Shooting
2014 No award
2015 Sania Mirza Tennis
2016 # P. V. Sindhu Badminton
2016 # Dipa Karmakar Gymnastics
2016 # Jitu Rai Shooting
2016 # Sakshi Malik Wrestling
2017 # Devendra Jhajharia Paralympic athletics
2017 # Sardara Singh Hockey (Men)
2018 # Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Weightlifting
2018 # Virat Kohli Cricket
2019 # Deepa Malik Paralympic
2019 # Bajrang Punia Freestyle Wrestling