- Dronacharya Award is a civilian award and is presented by the government of India for excellence in the field of sports coaching.
- The award was instituted in the year 1985.
- The award constitutes a bronze statutte of Dronacharya, a scroll of honour and a cash component of Rs. 500,000.
Here is the list of Awardees for the year 2012 & 2013:
|Narinder Singh Saini||Hockey|
|2012||B.I. Fernandez||Cuban Boxing Coach (For Lifetime Achievement)|
|Bhabani Mukharjee||Table Tennis|
|Satyapal Singh||Para Sports|
|Sunil Davas||Kabaddi (Women)|
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