Sodhi recommended for Khel Ratna, Virat Kohli for Arjuna Award

Ronjan Sodhi

Double trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, India’s highest sporting honour. Cricketer Virat Kohli is one of the 14 chosen for the Arjuna Award to be presented at a ceremony here Aug 29.

The Arjuna Award selection committee was headed by three-time billiards world champion Michael Ferreira and comprised former India hockey captain Zafar Iqbal, archer Limba Ram, cricketer Ravi Shastri and table tennis player Indu Puri amongst others.

Virat Kohli

Full award list:

Rajeev Gandhi Khel Ratna: Ronjan Sodhi

Arjuna Awards:

Chekrovolu Swuro (Archery) Renjith Maheshwary (Athletics) PV Sindhu (Badminton) Kavita Chahal (Boxing) Rupesh Shah (Snooker and Billiards) Virat Kohli (Cricket) Abhijeet Gupta (Chess) Gaganjeet Bhullar (Golf) Saba Anjum (Hockey) Rajkumari Rathore (Shooting) Joshna Chinappa (Squash) Neha Rathi (Wrestling) Dharmender Dalal (Wrestling) Amit Kumar Saroha (Athletics) .

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