Edited By Arun Kumar | | Updated: 31 May 2020, 09:22:00 PM IST
Team India's limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma expressed happiness over being nominated for the sport's highest honor 'Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award' (Khel Awards 2020), saying he felt highly honored Have been. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday recommended Rohit's name for the award.
In the last few years, Rohit Sharma has left a deep impression of his performance. A video of Rohit Sharma has been uploaded on BCCITV, in which Rohit is reacting to the recommendation of his name for this country's highest sports award.
Rohit said, 'I feel very honored and thankful that the BCCI has recommended my name for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award. I thank the BCCI, my fellow players, supporting staff, fans fans and my family members who have always stood by me.
In the World Cup held in England last year, Rohit Sharma also had the feat of scoring 5 centuries. This is the world record for scoring the most centuries in a single World Cup. Apart from Rohit, the names of his fellow opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan, fast bowler Ishant Sharma and women's cricket all-rounder Deepti Sharma have also been recommended for the Arjuna Award.