- Indian men’s hockey player PR Sreejesh has won the World Games Athlete of the Year award for 2021.
- He is the second Indian after Rani Rampal to win this award. She won the award in 2020.
- A total of 24 athletes from 17 countries were nominated for the annual awards based on individual or team performance. Alberto Ginés López of Spain and wushu player Michele Giordano of Italy are the runner-ups.
Points to remember:
- Winner of World Games Athlete of the Year award 2021?
Source: Business Standard