Saina Nehwal Current Affairs - 2020
The ESPN Multi-Sport Awards recognised achievements across 11 categories, of which winners across 10 categories were selected by an independent 14-member jury.
The Winners are:
Sportsperson of the Year (Male) – Neeraj Chopra (Athletics)
Sportsperson of the Year (Female) – P V Sindhu (Badminton)
Comeback of the Year – Saina Nehwal (Badminton)
Coach of the Year – Jaspal Rana (Shooting)
Emerging Sportsperson of the Year – Saurabh Chaudhary (Shooting)
Team of the Year – Women’s team (Table tennis)
Match of the Year – Amit Panghal vs Hasanboy Dusmatov (Boxing)
Differently-abled athlete of the Year – Ekta Bhyan (Para-athletics)
Moment of the Year – Women’s 4x400m relay
Lifetime Achievement Award – Pradip Kumar Banerjee (Football).
Tags: Amit Panghal • Athletics • Badminton • Boxing • Ekta Bhyan
The Indonesian Masters Badminton Tournament 2019 is organized by the Badminton Association of Indonesia. It was the third tournament of the 2019 BWF World Tour. The winners under the various categories are listed below:
- Women’s Singles: Saina Nehwal (India).
- Men’s Singles: Anders Antonsen (Denmark).
- Women’s Doubles: Misaki Matsutomo and Ayaka Takahashi (Japan).
- Men’s Doubles: Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo (Indonesia).
- Mixed Doubles: Zheng Siwei and Huang Yaqiong (China).
The tournament was held at the Istora Gelora Bung Karno in Jakarta, Indonesia. from 22 to 27 January 2019 offered a total purse of $350,000.