Who won medals in Olympics 2016 from India?

How many medals India won in Rio Olympics 2016?

Rio Olympics 2016 – Medals Tally

Country Gold Total
India 2
United States 46 121
Great Britain 27 67
China 26 70

Who won India’s first medal at Rio Olympics 2016?

India’s star PV Sindhu won the women’s singles event Badminton category silver in the Rio Olympics. PV Sindhu is an Indian Badminton player who is represents Indian in International tournaments. She is the first Indian women to enter finals of Rio Olympics 2016.

Who won the Olympic medal in India?

Indian Olympic winners name list

Athlete Medal Event
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Silver Men’s double trap shooting
Abhinav Bindra Gold Men’s 10m air rifle shooting
Vijender Singh Bronze Men’s middleweight boxing
Sushil Kumar Bronze Men’s 66kg wrestling

How many medals India won in Olympics 2018?

Among the 206 participating nations, India ranked 17th on the medals tally.

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India at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics
Competitors 46 in 13 sports
Flag bearers Opening: Manu Bhaker Closing:Jeremy Lalrinnunga
Medals Ranked 17th Gold 3 Silver 9 Bronze 1 Total 13
Summer Youth Olympics appearances (overview)

What is the rank of India in Olympics?

Tokyo Olympics 2021 Medal Tally

# Country T
48 India 7
1 United States 113
2 China 88
3 Japan 58

Who all won Olympic medal for India 2021?

TimesofIndia.com here looks at the record 7 medals which India won at the Tokyo Olympics:

  • Neeraj Chopra – Gold, Javelin (Athletics) …
  • Mirabai Chanu – Silver, 49kg (Weightlifting) …
  • Ravi Dahiya – Silver, Men’s Freestyle 57kg (Wrestling) …
  • PV Sindhu – Bronze, Women’s Singles (Badminton)

How many medals were won in the 2016 Olympics?

2016 Summer Olympics medal table

2016 Summer Olympics medals
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Highlights
Most gold medals United States (46)
Most total medals United States (121)

Which year India got highest medals in Olympics?

In the 1928 Summer Olympics final India defeated Netherlands 3–0. It was a great achievement for the fact, that it was the first gold medal won by any nation from Asia at the modern Olympic Games. In 1932 Summer Olympics India defeated United States 24–1, the largest margin of victory in Olympics history.

Who was the first Indian woman to win Olympic medal?

At the Sydney 2000 Games, Karnam Malleswari went on to create history. She won a bronze medal in women’s weightlifting, becoming the first Indian woman to win an Olympic medal.

Who won gold medal in Paralympics from India?

Indian Paralympic Winners List

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Name Sport Medal
SUMIT ANTIL Athletics GOLD
PRAMOD BHAGAT Badminton GOLD
KRISHNA NAGAR Badminton GOLD
MANISH NARWAL Shooting GOLD

How many medals India won in Olympics 2014?

India competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, in Nanjing, China from 16 August to 28 August 2014. India, which had won 8 medals in 2010 games, managed just 2 medals this time.

Can India win more medals in Olympics?

In the history of the last 121 years of the Olympic Games, India has achieved its best medal tally this time. Our Olympians have won one gold, two silver and four bronze medals. However, this number of medals could have been more. … But this time, this number has gone straight from 20 to 55, which is good news for India.

How many medals won in Olympics 2021 list?

Till now, Indians won 7 medals in total. Two of these are Silver medals and three are bronze medals and one Gold medal.

Tokyo Olympics 2021 India Medal List.

Game Athlete Medal
Javelin throw Neeraj Chopra Gold
Wrestling (57 KG) Ravi Kumar Dahiya Silver
Weight Lifting (49 Kg Women) Mirabai Chanu Silver
Women’s Singles Badminton PV Sindhu Bronze

Who have won 4 Olympic medals?

List of most Olympic gold medals over career

No. Athlete Sport
1 Michael Phelps Swimming
2 Larisa Latynina Gymnastics
3 Paavo Nurmi Athletics
4 Mark Spitz Swimming