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Sania Is Khel Ratna

Sania Khel Ratna

President Pranab Mukherjee honours tennis player Sania mirza with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna at a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Saturday. Sania is second tennis player to receive the country's highest sporting honour after leander paes. Sania received a medal, certificate and cash prize of Rs 7.5 lakh. Sania flew in just to receive the award ahead of the US open starting in New York on Monday.