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List of Dhyan Chand Award Recipients - India's highest award for lifetime achievement in sports and games

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Dhyan Chand Award is India's highest award for lifetime achievement in sports and games, given by the Government of India. The award is named after the legendary Indian hockey player Dhyan Chand. The award was initiated in 2002. The award carries a cash prize of INR 500,000, a plaque and a scroll of honour.

 

S.No

Name

Awarded

Sports/Games

1.

Aparna Ghosh

2002

Basketball

2.

Ashok Diwan

2002

Hockey

3.

Shahuraj Birajdar

2002

Boxing

4.

Charles Cornelius

2003

Hockey

5.

Dharm Singh Maan

2003

Hockey

6.

Om Prakash

2003

Volleyball

7.

Ram Kumar

2003

Basketball

8.

Smita Yadav

2003

Rowing

9.

Hardyal Singh

2004

Hockey

10.

Labh Singh

2004

Athletics

11.

Mehendale Parshuram

2004

Athletics

12.

Manoj Kothari

2005

Billiards and Snooker

13.

Maruti Mane

2005

Wrestling

14.

Rajinder Singh

2005

Hockey

15.

Harishchandra Birajdar

2006

Wrestling

16.

Nandy Singh

2006

Hockey

17.

Uday Prabhu

2006

Athletics

18.

Rajendra Singh

2007

Wrestling

19.

Shamsher Singh

2007

Kabaddi

20.

Varinder Singh

2007

Hockey

21.

Gian Singh

2008

Wrestling

22.

Hakam Singh

2008

Athletics

23.

Mukhbain Singh

2008

Hockey

24.

Ishar Singh Deol

2009

Athletics

25.

Satbir Singh Dahya

2009

Wrestling

26.

Satish Pillai

2010

Athletics

27.

Anita Chanu

2010

Weightlifting

28.

Kuldeep Singh

2010

Wrestling

29.

Shabbir Ali

2011

Football

30.

Sushil Kohli

2011

Swimming

31.

Rajkumar Baisla Gurjar

2011

Wrestling

32.

Jagraj Singh Mann

2012

Athletics

33.

Gundeep Kumar

2012

Hockey

34.

Vinod Kumar

2012

Wrestling

35.

Sukhbir Singh Tokas

2012

Para-Sports

36.

Mary D'souza Sequeira

2013

Athletics

37.

Syed Ali

2013

Hockey

38.

Anil

2013

Wrestling

39.

Girraj Singh

2013

Para-Sports

40

Satti Geetha

2016

Athletics

41

Sylvanus Dung Dung

2016

Hockey

41

Rajendra Pralhad Shelke

2016

Rrowing

 

 

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