Santhi Soundarajan

Ten years after being stripped off  medal, Santhi Soundarajan to file human rights violation case against AFI, IOA

Ten years after being stripped off medal, Santhi Soundarajan to file human rights violation case against AFI, IOA

AFI President Adille Sumariwalla, however, said that the federation cannot do much because Soundarajan was banned and medal stripped off by the OCA during the Asian Games.

Jan 03, 2017, 22:22 PM IST

Soundarajan gets Sports Ministry assistance for NIS course

Taking note of the "indigent circumstances" in which former athlete Santhi Soundarajan has been living, the Sports Ministry on Thursdays anctioned an assistance of Rs 60,500 to fund her NIS Diploma Course at the SAI Centre in Bengalore.

Jul 11, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

After failed gender test, it`s redemption time for Santhi

Santhi Soundarajan, the impoverished middle-distance runner who was stripped of her Asian Games medal after failing a gender test and left to work as a labourer, will soon be able to realise her dream of becoming a qualified athletics coach.

Jun 13, 2013, 18:39 PM IST

Help coming way of Indian athlete Santhi Soundarajan

Winner of 11 international medals for India and around 50 medals for her home state Tamil Nadu, Santhi Soundarajan saw herself pushed down and humiliated, then forgotten and forced to slog it out in a brick kiln for sustenance. But now help is on way.

Jul 25, 2012, 09:06 AM IST

Asiad medallist working as a daily wager

Santhi Soundarajan, who was stripped off the silver medal she won at the 2006 Asiad after failing a gender test, is working in a brick kiln as a daily wager.

Jul 24, 2012, 12:12 PM IST

Indian gender challenged athlete Santhi prays for Semenya

Considering her bitter experience after she failed her gender test, Indian runner Santhi Soundarajan prays that South Africa’s champion runner Caster Semenya doesn’t considers suicide.

Sep 20, 2009, 17:28 PM IST

Indian gender challenged athlete Santhi prays for Semenya

Considering her bitter experience after she failed her gender test, Indian runner Santhi Soundarajan prays that South Africa’s champion runner Caster Semenya doesn’t considers suicide.

Sep 20, 2009, 17:28 PM IST

AFI to monitor Semenya`s gender test to make out Santhi`s case

India`s athletics body is closely
following the matter to see if it can make out a case for Tamil Nadu athlete Santhi Soundarajan.

Sep 15, 2009, 17:10 PM IST

AFI to monitor Semenya`s gender test to make out Santhi`s case

India`s athletics body is closely
following the matter to see if it can make out a case for Tamil Nadu athlete Santhi Soundarajan.

Sep 15, 2009, 17:10 PM IST