Arjuna Award 2018 (List of Winners)

Arjuna Award 2018 Winners List
Arjuna Award 2018 Winners
The Arjuna Award is the second highest sporting award after Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in India. It was started in 1961. It carries a cash prize of 5 lakh indian rupee, a bronze statue of Arjuna and a scroll.

Selection Procedure
The awardees are selected by 12 member committee consisting of a Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports nominated Chairman, four Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna or Arjuna Award winners, 3 sports related experts, 1 paraolympian or para sports expert, and three other officials. A point based system is used for selecting awardees which is based upon performance of sportsperson and merit of the competition.

List of Arjuna Award 2018 Winners


SportspersonDiscipline
Neeraj ChopraAthletics
Subedar Jinson JohnsonAthletics
Hima DasAthletics
Nelakurthi Sikki ReddyBadminton
Subedar Satish KumarBoxing
Smriti MandhanaCricket
Shubhankar SharmaGolf
Manpreet SinghHockey
SavitaHockey
Col. Ravi RathorePolo
Rahi SarnobatShooting
Ankur MittalShooting
Shreyasi SinghShooting
Manika BatraTable Tennis
G. SathiyanTable Tennis
Rohan BopannaTennis
SumitWrestling
Pooja KadianWushu
Ankur DhamaPara-Athletics
Manoj SarkarPara-Badminton

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