HN Girisha

  • Questions raised over process of Sodhi's recommendation August 13, 2013

    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 to...
  • Paralympian HN Girisha yet to get job with SAI as promised July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: London Paralympics silver medallist H N Girisha on Wednesday accused the Sport Ministry for not keeping its promise of giving him a "Class1 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, the...
  • Girisha, nine others to participate in Athletics World Championships July 15, 2013

    New Delhi: London Paralympics silver medallist H N Girisha has been named in the 10member 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 Jump...
  • Saina gifts Paralympian Girisha Rs 2 lakh September 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal has set an example for the country's rich sportsmen as the start badminton player gifted Paralympic silver medallist HN Girisha Rs 2 lakh from her own earnings, Times Of India reported on Friday. In awe of Girisha's medal in the highjump event, Saina...