Ace Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kadambi Srikanth stole the show during the third edition of 2018 Mahindra Scorpio Times of India Awards (TOISA).
The likes of Abhinav Bindra, Bhaichung Bhutia, Devendra Jhajharia, Reeth Abraham and Gautam Gambhir were part of the jury panel to choose India's best sportspersons of the year 2017.
While Srikanth's superb show in 2017, won him the Sportsperson of the Year and Jury's Choice for Badminton Player of the Year (male), Sindhu was won the Badminton Player of the Year in the female section.
Legendary former India tennis player Vijay Amritraj was given the lifetime achievement award. Top Indian sportspersons like Jasprit Bumrah, Pankaj Advani, Harmanpreet Singh, Savita Punia, Heena Sidhu and Ankur Mittal were also given awards.
Here's a list of the winners.
Sportsperson of the Year: Kidambi Srikanth
Team of the Year: Indian men's hockey team
Coach of the year: Anil Kumble
Mentor of the Year: Pullela Gopichand
Inspiration of the Year: Indian women's cricket team
Emerging Player of the Year: Anish Bhanwala
Lifetime Acheivement Award: Vijay Amritraj
Change Agent: Madhya Pradesh
Para-athlete of the Year: Varun Bhati
Archer of the Year: Abhishek Verma
Athlete of the Year: G Lakshmanan
Badminton Player of the Year: (MALE & FEMALE): Kidambi Srikanth & PV Sindhu
Basketball Player of the Year: Amjyot Singh Gill
Billiards/Snooker Player of the Year: Pankaj Advani
Boxer of the Year: Gaurav Bidhuri
Chess Player of the Year: Harika Dronavalli
Cricketer of the Year: Jasprit Bumrah & Harmanpreet Kaur
Football Player of the Year: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu
Golfer of the Year: Ajeetesh Sandhu
Hockey Player of the Year: (MALE & FEMALE): Harmanpreet Singh & Savita Punia
Kabaddi Player of the Year: Pardeep Narwal
Shooter of the Year: (MALE & FEMALE): Ankur Mittal & Heena Sidhu
Squash Player of the Year: Saurav Ghosal
Table Tennis Player of the Year: Sathiyan Gnansekaran
Tennis Player of the Year: Rohan Bopanna
Weightlifter of the Year: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu
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