Arjuna Award was created in 1961.
in 1983 the Arjuna award went to Ms. D. Edulji. She became the first Indian women cricketer to win the Arjuna Award.after that mithali raj has also won the arjuna award.
Nandu Natekar won the first Arjuna Award in 1961.
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Kabaddi is traditionally played with two teams of seven with three supplementary players held in reserve.
In 2011, The Arjuna award carries a cash prize of Indian Rs. 5 Lacs along with statuette of Arjuna. See the link below for the further details.
The Arjuna Awards were instituted in 1961 by the government of India to recognize outstanding achievement in National sports. The award carries a cash prize of 500,000, a bronze statuette of Arjuna and a scroll.
Seven players in each teams.
navneet gautam , c. honappa , b.c. ramesh , ram mehar singh , dinesh kumar