India’s constrained overs bad habit skipper Rohit Sharma has been consulted with India’s most noteworthy brandishing honor, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna grant. He is the main cricketer among the five sportspersons to win the honor this year. Different competitors to win it are, Mariyappan T (Para Athletics), Manika Batra (Table Tennis), Vinesh Phogat (Wrestling) and Rani (Hockey).
Rohit’s name was at that point shortlisted by the National Sports Awards Committee and it was just custom that the names were reported on Friday. The Mumbai cricketer has been regarded for his excellent presentation in the blue shirt. His structure, particularly, in the World Cup a year ago was significant and his five centuries in the competition had set the phase ablaze.
Aside from him, India cricketers Ishant Sharma and Deepti Sharma have won Arjuna grant, which perceives exceptional accomplishment in sports. Alongside them, 25 different sportspersons have likewise won been perceived for serving the nation.
Merited players granted
Undoubtedly in cricket, all the three players, Rohit Sharma, Ishant and Deepti, merit the respect on account of their exhibitions on the field a year ago. Rohit scored 556 runs in five Tests at a normal of 92.66 in Tests while likewise amassed 1490 runs at 57.30 in the 50-over organization. Ishant Sharma was the second most noteworthy wickt-taker for India in the longest organization of the game a year ago.
He picked 25 wickets in six Test matches at a normal of 15.56 including two or three five-wicket pulls. He has been driving the pace-assault for a long while now and is experiencing the best period of his long vocation. Deepti Sharma spoke to India in the last of the Women’s T20 World Cup prior this year at the MCG.
She is right now positioned fourth and fifth in the ICC Rankings for all-rounders in Women’s cricket in ODIs and T20Is separately. Deepti was the second most noteworthy wicket taker for India in the briefest configuration picking 19 scalps in 14 innings and furthermore added 15 wickets to her count in 12 ODIs.
“We experienced a ton of information and thought about different boundaries before shortlisting the candidates. Rohit Sharma has set new benchmarks as a batsman and accomplished scores individuals thought were unrealistic in the shorter organizations of the game. We feel he is deserving of getting the esteemed Khel Ratna Award for his dedication, direct, consistency and his authority abilities,” BCCI President Sourav Ganguly had said while choosing the players.