HN Girisha

  • Master of the indulgent gesture

    Grumble with Gaurav |  Gaurav Kalra
    After the Paralympic Games in London in 2012, a young man called Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda attracted a couple of days of headlines. His high ...

  • Questions raised over process of Sodhi's recommendation 13-08-2013 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: The recommendation of shooter Ronjan Sodhi for the prestigious Khel Ratna Award on Tuesday sparked off a controversy with some members of the selection panel raising questions about the process of his selection. It is learnt that Sodhi's name was not there when the majority of members decided...
  • Paralympian HN Girisha yet to get job with SAI as promised 31-07-2013 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: London Paralympics silver medallist H N Girisha on Wednesday accused the Sport Ministry for not keeping its promise of giving him a "Class-1 Executive Officer" job with the Sports Authority of India (SAI) after his achievement at the Paralympic Games in the UK last year. "Before the Olympics,...
  • Girisha, nine others to participate in Athletics World Championships 15-07-2013 07:53 PM

    New Delhi: London Paralympics silver medallist H N Girisha has been named in the 10-member Indian contingent which will participate in the IPC Athletics World Championships from July 19 to 28 at Lyon, France. All the 10 athletes have qualified in 'A' category. Girisha will compete in the men's High...