New Delhi: Indian Women’s Hockey Team Captain Rani, and 2018 Asian Games Gold Medalist Saurabh Chaudhary, bagged the grandest honours at the FICCI India Sports Awards 2019.
They won the Sports Person of the Year Awards at the grandeur ceremony held at the FICCI Federation House in New Delhi on Wednesday evening.
The coveted FICCI India Sports Awards are an attempt by FICCI to acknowledge and recognise the contribution of sports persons and various stakeholders who deliver excellent results during the year.
The event was graced by the presence of Honorable Minister of Sports, Government of Odisha Shri Tusharkanti Behera and Secretary-cum-Commissioner, Department of Sports & Youth Services, Government of Odisha Shri Vishal Kumar Dev, who presented the awards to the winners.
The FICCI India Sports Awards 2019 have been conferred by a jury headed by Mukul Mudgal, Retired Indian Judge, Delhi High Court, and Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court.