Indian chess player or World rapid chess champion Koneru Humpy has won the BBC Indian Sportswoman of the Year award. BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) director-general Tim Davie, hosting the virtual awards ceremony. The Lifetime Achievement award went to veteran athlete Anju Bobby George.

English cricket star Ben Stokes announced the 19 year old Indian Shooter, Manu Bhaker as the winner of the Emerging Player of the Year award category. Bhaker, won two golds at the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup in 2018, followed by gold at the Youth Olympics and a Commonwealth Games gold with a record to boot.

Koneru Humpy Indian Sportswoman of the Year