The middle order batsman Ajinkya Rahane was named as the CEAT Indian Cricketer of the Year 2015 while former Indian captain Kapil Dev was conferred with the International Lifetime Achievement Award at the 19th edition of the awards.
Commonwealth Games silver medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg), Shiva Thapa (56kg), Manish Kaushik (60kg), and Manoj Kumar (64kg) won the gold medals.
Savita (50kg), Mandeep Sandhu (52kg) and Sakshi (54kg) struck gold for the country, while Soniya (48kg) and Niharika Gonella (70kg) settled for silver medals.
The recommendations were released at the finance committee meeting held in Delhi.
For him, it is the tenth overall championship title and the second title in the 2015 season.
Mumbai Indians after being invited to bat first posted a score of 202 for five, while batting second, Chennai Super Kings were able to score just 161 for eight.
The ranking was topped by Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal. She was followed by Li Xuerui of China.
According to SportsPro's listing of the top 50 most marketable athletes in the world for 2015, Eugenie Bouchard, Tennis player from Canada, topped the list.
Joe Root was recently appointed vice-captain of England's Test team, while Charlotte Edwards is the women’s captain of England cricket team.
She defeated Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro by 4-6 7-5 6-1.
Haddin, a right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper played his debut ODI match on 30 January 2001 against Zimbabwe at Hobart.
In the summit clash, Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 6-4, 6-3. Besides, Maria Sharapova defeated Carla Suarez Navarro 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 to win the women's title.
With the present win, Narang became the third Indian shooter to earn a quota place for the 2016 Rio Olympics after Jitu Rai and Apruvi Chandela.
Johnson was also an FA Learning Tutor for the Football Association besides being the academy coach at Crystal Palace Football Club and Chelsea Football Club.
He came up with an effort of 65.14m to win his event.
This is the ninth championship title in his Forumula 1 career and the first victory in the 2015 season.
He won the title for the second time by defeating Spain’s Rafeal Nadal 6-3, 6-2.
She won the title for the second time by defeating Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 6-2.
The Indo-Romanian Men pair of Tennis defeated the Serbian-Polish pair of Nenand Zimonjic and Martin Matkowski 6-2, 6-7(5), 11-9 in the summit clash held in Madrid, Spain.
Inderjeet Singh of team Haryana won the best athlete award in the men's category for his stupendous toss in the shot put event, which helped him qualify for the Rio Olympics in 2016.
The bout termed as Fight of the Century was held at iconic MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Swiss player won the TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open Men’s singles title by defeating Pablo Cueves of Uruguay 6-3 7-6.
A Special Genral Meeting (SGM), which was attended by 64 members of the BI, passed a No Confidence Motion in this regard.
This is their first premier league title in five years since winning the 2009-10 season title by defeating Manchester United.
In the final match played at the Master Chandgi Ram sports stadium at Saifai, Uttar Pradesh, Railways defeated Hockey Jharkhand by 12-2.
Motor Sports is one of the 59 sports recognised by the Ministry during the review of categorization of various sports discipline into ‘High Priority’, ‘Priority’ and ‘Others’.
China emerged champion, with 15 points. Ukraine finished runner-up with 12 points, while host Armenia was third with 11.
The championship was held at Chengdu, China from 18 April 2015 to 29 April 2015 under the aegis of FIDE.
In the final match played in Pune, Maharashtra, Railways defeated Uttar Pradesh Hockey (UPH) by 5-3.
With this, Carlsen not only retained the title for the second year in succession but also earned 13 ELO points to top the world ranking with 2875 points.
With this he won the Asian championship for the fourth time. Lin, the No. 2 seed, is a five-time world champion and twice Olympic gold medallist.
This is for the first time that India was crowned champions at the President’s Cup which was held at Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia.
Dushyant Singh and Succha Singh Tomar won the gold in the 2000m men’s light weight pair category, clocking 6:26.50.