50 Famous Sports Personalities of India

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Sports is always treated as a special occasion in any Nation’s culture. India since its independence, has seen many Sport heroes and heroines who have made the nation proud. Here’s a list of the 50 Famous Sports Personalities of India.

Here we have given the list of 50 Famous Sports Personalities of India with their related sports. It is the most expected study material for SBI PO Mains and SSC CGL 2016 exam. Candidates those who are preparing for the upcoming exams can make use of it.

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BOXING:

Men
Vijendra SinghAkhil KumarJitender KumarShiva Thapa
Mohommad Ali QamarShiva ThapaDevendro SinghVikas Krishnan Yadav
Women
Mary KomKavita ChahalSarita DeviAruna Mishra
Pinki Rani Kavita Goyat Sarjubala DeviPooja Rani

 

ARCHERY:

Men
Limba RamJayanta TalukdarTarundeep RaiMangal Singh Champia
Women
Deepika KumariDola BanerjeeLaxmirani MajhiTrisha Deb

 

RACING:

Men
Narain KarthikeyanKarun ChandhokSandeep KumarArmaan Ebrahim
Women
Alisha AbdullahBani YadavSneha SharmaSonia Jain

 

SQUASH:

Men
Cyrus PonchaRitwik BhattacharyaSaurav GhosalSiddharth Suchde
Women
Joshna ChinappaDipika Pallikal KarthikJanet VidhiAnaka Alankamony

 

TABLE TENNIS:

Men
Amalraj Anthony ArputharajSathiyan GnanasekaranSubramaniam RamanSubhajit Saha
Women
Gool NasikwalaSuthirta MukherjeeSoumyajit GhoshAnkita Das

 

SWIMMERS:

Men
Virdhawal KhadeSajan PrakashSandeep SejwalRehan Jehangir Poncha
Women
Shikha TandonNisha MilletBhakti SharmaArati Saha

 

INDIAN SHOOTERS:

Men
Vijay KumarGagan NarangJitu RaiAbhinav Bindra
Women
Heena Sindhu Anjali BhagwatApurvi ChandelaDeepali Deshpande

 

GOLF PLAYERS:

Men
Arjun AtwalAnirban LahiriJyoti RandhawaShiv Kapur
Gaganjeet BhullarJeev Milkha SinghGaurav GheiShiv Chawrasia
Women
Aditi AshokSharmila Nicollet  

 

BILLIARDS AND SNOOKER:

Men
Pankaj AdvaniGeet SethiSourav Kothari Chandra Hirjee
Women
Vidya PillaiChitra MagimairajR Umadevi NagarajAnuja Thakur

 

HOCKEY:

Men
Sardar SinghP. R. SreejeshSandeep SinghSunil Sowmarpet Vitalacharya
Women
Ritu RaniJaspreet KaurSavita PooniaSushila Chanu Pukhrambam
Amandeep KaurPunam BarlaNavjot KaurVandana Kataria

 

CHESS:

Men
Viswanathan AnandPentala HarikrishnaKrishnan SasikiranParimarjan Negi
Women
Humpy KoneruHarika DronavalliTania SachdevPadmini Rout

 

LAWN TENNIS:

Men
Leander PaesMahesh BhupathiSomdev DevvarmanRohan Bopanna
Ramkumar Ramanathan Yuki BhambriPrakash Amritraj 
Women
Sania MirzaAnkita RainaPrarthana ThombareSunitha Rao

 

WEIGHT LIFTING:

Men
Sudhir Kumar ChitradurgaMohammed AsdullahSukhen DeySathish Sivalingam
Women
Yumnam ChanuPratima KumariKunjarani DeviGeeta Rani

 

WRESTLING:

Men
Sushil KumarYogeshwar DuttNarsingh Pancham YadavBajrang Punia
Women
Sakshi MalikGeeta PhogatVinesh PhogatBabita Kumari

 

BADMINTON:

Men
Pullela GopichandSrikanth KidambiPrannoy KumarChetan Anand
B. Sai PraneethAjay JayaramSameer Verma Parupalli Kashyap
Women
Saina NehwalP.V. SindhuJwala GuttaAparna Popat

 

Famous Kabbadi Players in India:

Anup KumarManjeet Chillar
Rahul ChaudhariAjay Thakur
Pradeep NarwalRakesh Kumar
Surender NadaDharamraj Charlatan
Deepak Nivas HuddaShabeer Bapu Sharfudheen
Balwinder SinghNitin Ghule

 

Famous Weight Lifting Players in India:

Yumnam ChanuSudhir Kumar Chitradurga
Pratima KumariKunjarani Devi
Karnam MalleshwariMohammed Asdullah
Geeta RaniMonika Devi

 

Famous Shooting Players of India:

Abhinav BindraGagan Narang
Rajyavardhan Singh RathoreJitu Rai
Vijay KumarAnjali Bhagwat
Heena SindhuManavjit Singh Sandhu
Sanjeev RajputApurvi Chandela
Samaresh JungAyonika Paul
Jaspal RanaPrakash Nanjappa
Randhir SinghChain Singh
Ronjan SodhiJoydeep Karmakar
Rahi SarnobatAvneet Sindhu
Omkar SinghTejaswini Sawant

 

Famous Archery Players in India:

Deepika KumariJayanta TalukdarTarundeep Rai
Bombayla Devi LaishramDola BanerjeeAtanu Das
Limba RamLaxmirani MajhiChekrovolu Swuro
Mangal Singh ChampiaJyothi Surekha VennamPurnima Mahato
Shyam Lal MeenaPranitha VardhineniAbhishek Verma
Rajat ChauhanRahul BanerjeeSanjeeva Kuamr Singh

 

Famous Squash Players in India – famous sports personalities

Cyrus PonchaRitwik BhattacharyaSaurav Ghosal
Joshna ChinappaJanet VidhiSiddharth Suchde

 

We have given you with the List of 50 famous Sports personalities of India who are famous in cricket, football, hockey, chess, tennis, badminton, Wrestling and various other sports. Make use of the Famous personalities in sports article and gain more knowledge which will help you for better scoring in all competitive exams.

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