Hockey India Nominates Women’s Team Captain Rani Rampal For Khel Ratna Award

Lahoma Whitelow


Hockey India on Tuesday nominated countrywide women’s staff captain Rani for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award while Vandana Kataria, Monika, and Harmanpreet Singh ended up recommended for the Arjuna Award. For the Big Dhyan Chand Award for life time accomplishment, the federation has recommended previous India stalwarts RP Singh and Tushar Khandker. Coaches BJ Kariappa and Romesh Pathania have been nominated for the Dronacharya Award. The time period of thing to consider for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, India’s maximum sporting honour, is concerning January one, 2016, to December 31, 2019.

Throughout this time period, Rani led the staff to historic victories in the Women’s Asia Cup in 2017, silver at the 2018 Asian Game titles, and performed a crucial position in the FIH Olympic Qualifiers in 2019 by scoring the determining intention that aided India qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.

The staff also climbed to

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