Arjuna reward is surrounded by the most prestigious honor given by Indian Government to country’s sports person with a specific end goal to perceive their accomplishments in their Respective game.
It began in the year 1961 and this grant is a bronze statue of Arjuna with a money prize of INR 5 lakh.
India’s vice skipper in Tests Ajinkya Rahane is set to be the most recent cricketer to granted the same. He will be the 49th cricketer generally speaking to get this. In 2015, Rohit Sharma was deliberated with the prestigious recompense.As reported by ANI, aside from Rahane, 14 different games people will be additionally granted the bronze statue. Don’t Miss: Why India lost in gaining more medals at Rio Olympic 2016.!
Sprinter Lalita Babar, boxer Shiva Thapa, shooter Apurvi Chandela, and so forth are good to go to get the same. From every one of those 49 beneficiaries of this grant, there were eight ladies cricketers as well.
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Since the start of 2015, Rahane played 13 Tests in which he scored 836 keeps running at 55.73 and if we look at his number of this year then it turns out to be more noteworthy as his average 121.50 in 2016.
In One-Dyers too he has done truly well subsequent to 2015. He played 25 ODIs and gathered 863 keeps running at 41.09.
It appears like the year 2016 is fortunate for him as he has been performing extremely well and as of late, he was designated as vice-captain of Indian Test side.
With Rahane being other cricketer’s to get this recompense, let us observe the past beneficiary of this grant from Indian cricket side
Bishan Singh Bedi
Kapil Dev Nikhanj
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