Smriti Mandhana conferred with 2018 Arjuna Award
Published: July 18, 2019
Star Indian cricketer Smriti Mandhana and ace tennis player Rohan Bopanna have been conferred with the 2018 Arjuna Awards by Union Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Kiren Rijeju at a ceremony held in New Delhi. She is currently ranked no. 1 in the ICC ODI Batting rankings. Playing for India, Mandhana has already registered 1951 runs in the format at a splendid average of 42.41. On the other hand, Bopanna won the gold medal in tennis men’s double category in Asian Games 2018. The total amount awarded is Rs. 350,000,000.