Santhi Soundarajan

Santhi Soundarajan

Santhi, who has won medals at several international track and field events, has been appointed as an athletic trainer in a permanent capacity with the state Sports Development Authority. In 2006, Santhi was stripped of the silver medal she won in 800 m at the Doha Asian Games by the Olympic Council of Asia because she failed a gender test. She was diagnosed with hyperandrogenism, which is characterized by circulation of excessive testosterone in the female body.