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|Awards||Indian Sports Honour Awards 2017|
|Cornerstone Intellectual Properties LLP||Organizer of the Awards and holder of the property rights of the Awards, ‘Cornerstone’|
|Awards management||Personnel from Cornerstone or appointed / engaged by Cornerstone who are responsible for the conduct of the Awards|
|Ernst & Young LLP (EY)||Process Advisors to the Awards|
|SJFI||SJFI stands for ‘Sports Journalist Federation of India’ who is an external agency to provide the whole list of individual and team for the sports category who falls under the eligibility period|
|Nominee||Any team/individual who has been nominated for the awards|
|Jury||Group of persons selected who will evaluate the Nominees on pre-defined parameters|
|Finalist||A team / individual short-listed by the Screening Jury for further rounds of evaluation|
|Winner||A team / individual short-listed by the Final Jury/ Grand Jury|
|Rules & Regulations||These Rules & Regulations governing the Awards , as may be amended from time to time|
The objective of the Awards is to create a platform to acknowledge and award excellence to the Indian sportsperson for their exemplary performance
Award categories as defined by the Terms are as follows:
|Sr.||Award Category||No. of awards|
|1||Sportsman of the year – Individual Sport||1|
|2||Sportswoman of the year – Individual Sport||1|
|3||Sportsman of the year – Team Sport||1|
|4||Sportswoman of the year – Team Sport||1|
|5||Emerging Sportsman of the year||1|
|6||Emerging Sportswoman of the year||1|
|7||Differently abled Sportsperson of the year||1|
|8||Team of the Year||1|
|9||Coach of the Year||1|
|Internal Management Awards|
|10||Spirit of the year||1|
|11||Play of the year||1|
|12||Best Male sportsperson – Cricket||1|
|13||Best Female sportsperson – Cricket||1|
|14||Best Male sportsperson – Other Sports||1|
|15||Best Female sportsperson – Other Sports||1|
The sports considered for this edition include the following:
Individual sports: Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Boxing, Chess, Cue Sport, Golf, Gymnastics, Judo, Motor Sports, Rowing, Sailing, Shooting, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Weightlifting, Wrestling, Wushu
Team sports: Cricket, Football, Field Hockey, Kabaddi
The Award categories and sports considered may be changed / modified / split / merged / increased or cancelled by the Jury based on the number and quality of entries received in each category
In the event that no Nominee in a category is found to be worthy of inclusion by the Jury, the Award category may be cancelled by the Jury. The Jury may decide to add nominees in the category to maintain high standards of participation. The decision of the Jury in this regard will be final and non-contestable. The Awards management will not entertain any queries in this regard
Eligibility Criteria for the Awards
Participation/Nomination in the awards
Validity and Correctness of Information
Short-listing nominees and determination of winners
Mr. Rudrashish Sengupta,
Cornerstone shall endeavor to the best of its ability to respond thereto.
Awards Management has no obligation to screen the entry material in advance, and is not responsible for monitoring entries for the purpose of preventing violation of intellectual property ownership rights, or violations of any law, rule or regulation. If Awards Management is notified of submissions or materials that may not conform to the Terms, it may investigate the allegation and determine in good faith and in its sole discretion whether to eliminate such an entry from consideration. The Awards Management has no liability or responsibility to nominees or other users of the Website for performance or non-performance of such activities.