Rohan Bopanna and Joshna Chinappa among sportspersons shortlisted for Padma Shri | More sports News - Times of India

Rohan Bopanna and Joshna Chinappa among sportspersons shortlisted for Padma Shri | More sports News – Times of India

Tennis luminary Rohan Bopannapoised to claim the top spot in the world doubles rankings, was chosen on Thursday to receive the esteemed Padma Shri accolade, alongside six other athletes, including seasoned squash player Joshna Chinappa.The Padma Shri is the fourth-highest civilian honour in India, following the Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan.It is conferred…

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Rohan Bopanna and Joshna Chinappa among athletes selected for Padma Shri award | More sports News - Times of India

Rohan Bopanna and Joshna Chinappa among athletes selected for Padma Shri award | More sports News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Tennis ace Rohan Bopanna has been chosen for the prestigious Padma Shri award by the Indian government. Bopanna’s stellar achievements on the court have earned him this recognition, making him the oldest player to attain the top ranking when the new doubles rankings are released on Monday.The 43-year-old Indian tennis stalwart is on…

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