Renjith Maheshwary

  • SC refuses to interfere with government's decision on Arjuna award 05-05-2014 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to interfere with the government's decision withdrawing Arjuna award from triple jump athlete Renjith Maheshwary, hours before the presentation ceremony last year. "This is not a subject matter of judicial review. You cannot bring such matter for judicial review. It is not...
  • Triple-jumper Renjith Maheswary may get reprieve 02-09-2013 11:10 PM

    New Delhi: Going by circumstantial evidence, triple jumper Renjith Maheshwari, who reportedly failed a dope test in 2008, may get a reprieve paving the way for his getting the Arjuna Award. The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) in its report to the sports ministry Monday said they have no knowledge...
  • Indian triple jumpers, Gowda turn in poor show 07-08-2012 11:25 PM

    London: It was a luckless day for India at the Olympics with its two triple jumpers on show crashing out of the track and field competition here Tuesday. Male triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary gave a poor account of himself as he failed to qualify for the finals with a 'No...
  • Renjith's poor show raises selection issues 07-08-2012 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: Triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary's 'no mark' show at London Olympics is not a one-off incident as he had brought on himself the same ignominy at the World Championships in South Korea last year also. His three fouls in the triple jump qualifying round in London on Tuesday has...
  • Olympics: Triple-jumper Renjith crashes out 07-08-2012 05:10 PM

    London: India's triple-jumper Renjith Maheshwary crashed out of the London Olympics, failing to qualify for the finals with a 'No Mark' at the Olympic Stadium here Tuesday. Renjith, India's sole male representative in the event, was shown the red flag in all three of his attempts as he each time...
  • Jumper Maheshwary targets final round in London 16-07-2012 12:24 PM

    New Delhi: His build-up to the Olympics was far from ideal but triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary says that he has left behind the frustrations and is now focussing on at least qualifying for the final round in the London Games if not a podium finish. Maheshwary was among the three...