The President of India Mrs. Pratibha Patil gave away the Arjuna ,Dronacharya and other sports awards.
Among the Arjuna awards winner was Mr.Navneet Gautam. Kabaddi Playewrs have been getting one Arjuna award every year for the past few years.
Surprisingly Dronacharya award was not conferred on any Kabaddi coach this year.
Another interesing news was that for the first time in the history of Indian sports Shamsher Singh was given the Dhyan Chand Award for the year 2007 for Lifetime Achievement in Sports.