Renjith Maheshwary

  • Maheshwary, Om Prakash doubtful for Asian Games Yesterday

    New Delhi: Triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary and shot putter Om Prakash Karhana were on Monday rendered doubtful for the upcoming Asian Games though the Athletics Federation of India is yet to take a final call on the matter. The fate of men's 4x400m relay team will also be decided by the...
  • SC refuses to interfere with government's decision on Arjuna award May 5, 2014

    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 justiciable,"...
  • Triple-jumper Renjith Maheswary may get reprieve September 2, 2013

    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 of...
  • Maheshwary, Om Prakash win gold in Indian GP Athletics March 31, 2013

    Patiala: National record holder Renjith Maheshwary bagged the gold in the men's triple jump in the season-opening Indian Grand Prix first leg here on Sunday. Maheshwary, representing Railways, cleared 16.67m to win the event. His national record stands at 17.07m. Arpinder Singh of ONGC was second with an effort of 15.92m...
  • Indian triple jumpers, Gowda turn in poor show August 8, 2012

    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 Mark'...
  • Renjith's poor show raises selection issues August 7, 2012

    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 raised...
  • Olympics: Triple-jumper Renjith crashes out August 7, 2012

    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 over-stepped...
  • Jumper Maheshwary targets final round in London July 16, 2012

    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 athletes...