Rajiv Khel Ratna Award Declared for Sania Mirza
Indian ace tennis star Sania Mirza has been selected for the prestigious Rajiv Khel ratna Award. Sania’s name was proposed for the award by Sports Authority and was approved by the central government. Award committee will soon make an official announcement regarding the same. Sania Mirza is currently the brand ambassador of Telangana government. She won several national and international tourneys and is exhibiting her caliber in recent days. Sania who won Wimbledon doubles recently is ranked number 1 as per WTA. As the tennis star is advancing, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal recommended Sania’s name for Khel Ratna award. Squash player Deepika Pallikal and disc thrower Vikas Gowd also competed for winning the award.