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Om Prakash Karhana

BornJanuary 11, 1987

Om Prakash Karhana (born 11 January 1987) is an Indian shot putter who currently holds the indian national record in shot put of 20.69 meters which he achieved in May 2012 at Szombathely, Hungary. He stands at 6 feet 7 inches (2.01 m) tall and weighs 138 kilograms (300 lb). He trains at the Salwan Throws Academy and is supported by Olympic Gold Quest, a not-for-profit foundation to identify and support Indian athletes.
Asian Indoor Athletics: India finish with a haul of seven medals
Asian Indoor Athletics: India finish with a haul of seven medals
The Indian athletics team had won just one medal in the previous edition in 2014.
Indian athletics team expects better performance at Asian Indoor Championships
Indian athletics team expects better performance at Asian Indoor Championships
Mayookha Johny, Dutee Chand, Omprakash Karhana are some of the star Indian athletes participating in the games.
Shot putter Om Prakash among India's medal hopes for the Incheon Asian Games
Shot putter Om Prakash among India's medal hopes for the Incheon Asian Games
India's top shot putter Om Prakash Singh Karhana made the right decision by giving up basketball and is now one of India's Asian Games medal hopefuls.
Poonia, Om Prakash feature in elite Doha Diamond League
Poonia, Om Prakash feature in elite Doha Diamond League
Om Prakash finishes 19th in qualifying round
Om Prakash finishes 19th in qualifying round
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
OGQ- Mission to accomplish
Athletics: Indians in action on Day 1
Athletics: Indians in action on Day 1
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
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