Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
We take a look at other major sports stars, across the globe, who have turned politicans
India’s ace double-trap shooter Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore joined a long list of sport stars who have turned to politics, after he was inducted into the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) at Gujrat chief Minister Narendra Modi’s rally in Jaipur. Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore won India it's first individual medal (silver) at the Olympics post independence. Rathore finished on the podium in men’s double-trap event at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.