New Delhi, August 22
The BCCI has congratulated limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma for profitable the nation’s highest sporting honour — the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award this 12 months, saying the cricket physique was pleased with his achievements.
“Congratulations @ImRo45 for being conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, 2020, India’s highest sporting honour. He is only the fourth Indian cricketer to receive this award,” the BCCI wrote on its Twitter deal with.
“We are proud of you, Hitman!”
The BCCI additionally congratulated senior pacer Ishant Sharma and ladies’s nationwide staff participant Deepti Sharma on being named for the Arjuna Awards.
“Congratulations to our senior most Test bowler @ImIshant for winning the prestigious Arjuna Award for 2020. Keep going, champ!,” the BCCI mentioned.
“Congratulations to our all-rounder @Deepti_Sharma06 on being conferred upon with the prestigious Arjuna Award for 2020. May you continue soaring new heights,” it tweeted.
The Sports Ministry on Friday named Rohit amongst 5 athletes who might be conferred with the Khel Ratna on August 29 whereas Ishant and Deepti have been amongst 27 who might be bestowed with the Arjuna Award. PTI