(i) Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2017
Following sportspersons were conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2017.
|S. N.||Name of Awardee||Discipline|
|1.||Shri Sardar Singh||Hockey- 2nd player in Hockey|
|2.||Shri Devendra||Para-Athletics- first para athlete|
(ii) Dronacharya Awards 2017
Following coaches were conferred with Dronacharya Awards for the year 2017.
|S. N.||Name of Awardees||Discipline|
|1||Dr. R. Gandhi (Posthumously)||Athletics|
|2||Shri G.S.S.V. Prasad||Badminton- Lifetime|
|3||Shri Braja Bhusan Mohanty||Boxing-Lifetime|
|4||Shri P.A. Raphael||Hockey-Lifetime|
|5||Shri Sanjoy Chakraverthy||Shooting-Lifetime|
|6||Shri Roshan Lal||Wrestling-Lifetime|