Tag Archives: selected

Shiva Thapa lone boxer to be selected for Arjuna award this year

World Championships bronze-medallist Shiva Thapa was the only boxer recommended for this year’s Arjuna award, the country’s second highest sporting honour, by the selection committee headed by Justice (Retd) S K Agarwal and comprising cricketer Gautam Gambhir and shooter Anjali Bhagwat among others. The 22-year-old, who lost in the opening round of the ongoing Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Read More