Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda

Tendulkar hails Paralympic Games silver-medallist Girisha

Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday described London Paralympic Games silver-medallist Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda as an "inspiration to all of us" and wished the high-jumper the very best for all his future endeavours.

Sep 13, 2012, 20:46 PM IST

K`taka govt honours Girisha, gives Rs 20 lakh cash reward

Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar on Wednesday handed over a cheque for Rs 20 lakh to London Paralympic silver medallist Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda here.

Sep 12, 2012, 23:47 PM IST

Sachin calls up London Paralympic silver medallist Girisha

Basking in the glory of being India`s lone medallist at the recently-concluded Paralympics, London Games silver-winner Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda`s joy multiplied when he received a phone call from star cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.

Sep 12, 2012, 23:29 PM IST

Girisha gets warm welcome on arrival in Bangalore

London Paralympics men`s high jump silver-medallist Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda was accorded a warm welcome at the Bangalore International Airport.

Sep 12, 2012, 15:42 PM IST

Paralympian Girisha accorded a warm reception

Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda was accorded a warm welcome at the international airport here on his arrival from the London Paralympic Games, where he won a silver in the Men`s High Jump F42 event.

Sep 11, 2012, 21:43 PM IST

Recognition, job is what Girisha wants after winning silver

Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda has dedicated his silver medal winning feat at the London Paralympic to the disabled community in the country and asserted that their hard work and sacrifice was no less than the medal winners at the Olympics.

Sep 05, 2012, 19:03 PM IST