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Bajrang Punia, Elavenil Valarivan bag top honours at FICCI India Sports Awards

Bajrang Punia, Elavenil Valarivan bag top honours at FICCI India Sports Awards
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New Delhi: Tokyo Olympics-bound athletes - wrestler Bajrang Punia and shooter Elavenil Valarivan - bagged the top honours at the FICCI India Sports Awards 2020. The FICCI programme was held virtually this year owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. Both Bajrang Punia and Elavenil Valarivan have had an impressive 2019-20 season. They won the 'Sportsperson of the Year' awards in their respective categories.

Freestyle wrestler Bajrang is currently training in the USA. He expressed his delight at receiving the award. 'My aim in the future will again be to give my best and win lots of medals for India.

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