List of Arjuna Award Winners 2015

List of Arjuna Award Winners 2015

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Arjuna Awards were started from 1961. It is one of the highest award given to recognize outstanding achievement in National Sports. Lets know more about it.

  • Arjuna Awards were constituted in 1961. These awards are given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India.
  • Cash Prize of Rs. 5,00,000 is given to awardee.
  • Recently, Government has revised the scheme(guidelines) of Arjuna Award. According to revised scheme To be eligible for the Award, a sportsperson should not only have good performance consistently for the last three previous years at the international level with excellence for the year for which the Award is recommended but should also have the qualities like Sense of Discipline, Leadership and Sportsmanship.  
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2015 award won by Sania Mirza for Tennis.

 

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List of Arjuna Award Winners 2015

  1. Naib Subedar Sandeep Kumar – Archery
  2. Ms. M.R. Poovamma – Athletics
  3. Mr. Kidambi Srikanth Nammalwar – Badminton
  4. Mr. Mandeep Jangra – Boxing
  5. Mr. Rohit Sharma – Cricket
  6. Ms. Dipa Karmakar – Gymnastic
  7. Mr. Sreejesh P.R. – Hockey
  8. Mr. Manjeet Chhillar – Kabaddi
  9. Ms. Abhilasha Shashikant Mhatre – Kabaddi
  10. Mr. Sawarn Singh – Rowing
  11. Mr. Anup Kumar Yama – Roller Skating
  12. Mr. Jitu Rai – Shooting
  13. Shri S. Sathish Kumar – Weightlifting
  14. Mr. Bajrang – Wrestling
  15. Ms. Babita Kumari – Wrestling
  16. Ms. Yumnam Sanathoi Devi – Wushu
  17. Mr. Sharath M. Gayakwad – Para-Swimming