|Profession||Kambala Buffalo Jockey|
|Famous For||Being compared to international Sprinter, Usain Bolt|
|Date of Birth||Year: 1991|
|Age (as in 2019)||28 Years|
|Hometown||Mudbidri, Mangaluru, Karnataka|
|Educational Qualification||Srinivasa left his school at an early age to pursue his career in Buffalo racing|
|Parents||Father- Dombayya (a Coolie)
Mother- Late Girija
Some Lesser Known Facts About Srinivasa Gowda
- Srinivasa was interested in Buffalo racing since his childhood, he left his studies at an early age to pursue his career in Buffalo racing.
- He is considered to be one of the best Buffalo racers in the Kambala events which are held in Karnataka.
- Gowda came into limelight after a Kambala event (buffalo race) where it was reported that he broke Usain Bolt’s world record in 100m sprint.
- Srinivasa’s news went viral on the internet and soon, he became an internet star.
Karnataka: Srinivasa Gowda from Mudbidri, Mangaluru ran 142.5 meters in 13.62 seconds at a buffalo race (Kambala) in a paddy field on Feb1 in Kadri. He says, "People are comparing me to Usain Bolt. He is a world champion, I am only running in a slushy paddy field". pic.twitter.com/tjq03M5m0C
— ANI (@ANI) February 15, 2020