Sachin Tendulkar, one of the greatest cricketers of all time, was awarded the Khel Ratna for his outstanding contributions to Indian cricket.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, former Indian cricket team captain, received the Khel Ratna for his exceptional leadership and performance in cricket.
Virat Kohli, one of the best contemporary batsmen in the world, was honored with the Khel Ratna for his remarkable achievements in cricket.
Rohit Sharma, known for his explosive batting and record-breaking innings, was awarded the Khel Ratna for his exceptional contributions to the sport.
Mithali Raj, a leading figure in women's cricket, received the Khel Ratna for her significant contributions and achievements in the sport.