MAJOR DHYAN CHAND SPORTS AWARDS

On behalf of the organizing committee, I am pleased to share with you about the event that we organized in the honor of Great Shree Dhyan Chand Ji. We organized Sports Awards Ceremony to felicitate Sports Heroes of India at India Islamic Cultural Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi on September 16th, 2016. The entire sports awards ceremony was dedicated to the Magician of Hockey, Gem of India Major Dhyan Chand (Dadda).
Honorable Sh. Brij Bhushan Saran, Member of Parliament and he is also the President of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) spared some of his valuable time to be the chief guest and inaugurated the function. The entire event was covered by the leading newspapers and electronic media. The event has had a galaxy of sports stars like Sh. Ashok Dhyan Chand (Former Captain Indian Hockey Team), Sh. Zafar Iqbal (Former Captain Indian Hockey Team), Padam Bhushan Mahabali Satpal, Dhronacharya Awardee Guru Bhupinder Dhawan and awardees from various sports events. The function was attended by more than 450 spectators from various clusters of the society.
The event had primarily sponsored by Book & Go (Your Trusted Travel Companion), Co-Sponsored by Nutrition for All & Veteran Defence Forces Group. Hospitality Partner was Radisson Blu Hotel Dwarka New Delhi, Health Care Partner were Indian Spinal Injuries, Sports Wear Partner were T10 Sports, Cultural Partner was Russian House Federation Entertainment  Partner were Modern Performing Arts Centre (MPAC).
The motive behind organizing the “Major Dhyan Chand Sports Awards Ceremony” is to motivate the sports persons, who have achieved a milestone in their respective field of sports by their dedication, consistency and untiring effort. The Major Dhyan Chand Sports Awards Committee will be headed by esteemed jury members from different fields such as; Corporate, Media, Sports, Education, Science, and academic communities to bring the transparency in the selection process of awards. The focus of Major Sports Awards Ceremony is to play an active role for social change and participation of youngsters in various sports. The role of sports and its activities can be used in building teamwork, increasing motivation level and will power in the generation to come. The Major Dhyan Chand Sports Awards is not only to facilitate superior athletic skills but also to inculcate quality leadership and academic excellence for those who love to participate in community service.

List of Awardees 2015

List of Awardees 2016