The Major Dhyanchand Khel Ratna Award is the highest sporting honor in India, given annually to recognize outstanding achievement in sports. It was instituted in 1991 and is named after Major Dhyan Chand, a legendary hockey player who is considered to be the father of modern hockey.

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Q. Which is the highest sports award in India for sportspersons?

 ◉ Rajiv Gandhi Khelratna Award

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 ◉ Padma Bhushan

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 ◉ Arjuna award

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 ◉ None of them

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Q. Major Dhyanchand's birth anniversary is celebrated as which day?

 ◉ National science day

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 ◉ Independent day

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 ◉ National Sports Day

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 ◉ Republic day

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Q. When was Vijender Singh awarded the highest honor "Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award" by the Government of India?

 ◉ 2004

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 ◉ 2003

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 ◉ 2009

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 ◉ 2002

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Q. What is the name of the first female cricketer to score a century in 4 consecutive ODIs?

 ◉ 1996

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 ◉ 1990

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 ◉ nineteen ninety eight

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 ◉ 1991

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Q. Dhyan Chand Award is named after which Indian sportsperson?

 ◉ Male Bahadur Chand

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 ◉ Hari Chand

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 ◉ Major Dhyan Chand

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 ◉ Meditation Chand

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Q. In which year was the Dhyan Chand Award established?

 ◉ in 2002

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 ◉ in 2004

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 ◉ in 2003

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 ◉ in 2000

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Q. Dhyanchand Award is given by which ministry?

 ◉ Ministry of journalism

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 ◉ Ministry of literature

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 ◉ Ministry of music

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 ◉ Ministry of sports

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Q. Who was the first winner of Dhyan Chand Award for the game of football in the year 2017?

 ◉ Sumrai Tete

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 ◉ Zeeshan Ali

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 ◉ Shabbir Ali

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 ◉ Syed Shahid Hakim

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Q. Who is the first person in the field of sports to get the honor of "Bharat Ratna"?

 ◉ Sachin Tendulkar

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 ◉ Mahendra Singh Dhoni

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 ◉ Viswanathan Anand

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 ◉ Anil Kumble

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Q. Which para athlete has been selected for the country's highest sporting honor "Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna" award?

 ◉ Devendra Jhajharia

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 ◉ Kanchanmala

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 ◉ Sundar Singh Gurjar

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 ◉ Amit Saroha

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