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List of Indian Olympic Medal Winners

Loop India, a country with go second largest population on the face of the earth and a biggest democracy is growing year by year in the economic, technology, defense sectors  etc. But puts up a sorry face when it comes to sporting success, India has struggled to win medals at Olympics, only one game in which India dominated was Hockey, but in this game as well we haven’t won a medal since 1980.

India has won 9 Gold Medals, 6 Silver and 11 Bronze medals, a total of 26 medals in the history of 30 Olympic Games. Here is the list of medal winners from India, and they have made country proud with their effort and dedication. Lets hope many more take inspiration from them and try to achieve greater success in the field of Sports.

(Clockwise from top) Leander Paes, Abhinav Bindra, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, 1980 Indian men's hockey team, 2012 medal winners with President Pranab Mukherjee, Karnam Malleswari.



Individual/Team
Medal
Years Games
Sport
Event
Norman Pritchard
 Silver
 1900 Paris
Athletics
Men’s 200 metres
Norman Pritchard
 Silver
 1900 Paris
Athletics
Men’s 200 metre hurdles
National team
 Gold
 1928 Amsterdam
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Gold
 1932 Los Angeles
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Gold
 1936 Berlin
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Gold
 1948 London
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Gold
 1952 Helsinki
Hockey
Men’s competition
Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav
 Bronze
 1952 Helsinki
Wrestling
Men’s freestyle Bantamweight
National team
 Gold
 1956 Melbourne
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Silver
 1960 Rome
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Gold
 1964 Tokyo
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Bronze
 1968 Mexico
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Bronze
 1972 Munich
Hockey
Men’s competition
National team
 Gold
 1980 Moscow
Hockey
Men’s competition
Leander Paes
 Bronze
 1996 Atlanta
Tennis
Men’s singles
Karnam Malleswari
 Bronze
 2000 Sydney
Weightlifting
Women’s 69 kg
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
 Silver
 2004 Athens
Shooting
Men’s double trap
Abhinav Bindra
 Gold
 2008 Beijing
Shooting
Men’s 10 m Air Rifle
Vijender Singh
 Bronze
 2008 Beijing
Boxing
Men’s 75 kg
Sushil Kumar
 Bronze
 2008 Beijing
Wrestling
Men’s 66 kg Freestyle
Gagan Narang
 Bronze
 2012 London
Shooting
Men’s 10m Air Rifle
Vijay Kumar
 Silver
 2012 London
Shooting
Men’s 25 Rapid Fire Pistol
Saina Nehwal
 Bronze
 2012 London
Badminton
Women’s Singles
Mary Kom
 Bronze
 2012 London
Boxing
Women’s Flyweight
Yogeshwar Dutt
 Bronze
 2012 London
Wrestling
Men’s 60 kg Freestyle
Sushil Kumar
 Silver
 2012 London
Wrestling
Men’s 66 kg Freestyle
Sakshi Malik
 Bronze
 2016 Rio
Wrestling
Women’s 58 kg Freestyle
Sindhu P V
 Silver
 2016 Rio
Badminton
Women’s Singles




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List of competitors
This list provides a comparative compendium of all the participants/competitors of India in the summer Olympic games.
Games
Sports
Men
Women
Total
Change
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/47/Gold_medal_icon.svg/16px-Gold_medal_icon.svg.png Gold
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/2/2e/Silver_medal_icon.svg/16px-Silver_medal_icon.svg.png Silver
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/8/89/Bronze_medal_icon.svg/16px-Bronze_medal_icon.svg.png Bronze
Total
Change
1900
1
1
0
1
NA
0
2
0
2
NA
1920
2
6
0
6
+5
0
0
0
0
-2
1924
2
13
2
15
+8
0
0
0
0
0
1928
2
21
0
21
+7
1
0
0
1
+1
1932
3
30
0
30
+9
1
0
0
1
0
1936
3-4
27
0
27
-3
1
0
0
1
0
1948
10
79
0
79
+52
1
0
0
1
0
1952
11
60
4
64
-15
1
0
1
2
+1
1956
8
58
1
59
-5
1
0
0
1
-1
1960
6
45
0
45
-14
0
1
0
1
0
1964
8
52
1
53
+8
1
0
0
1
0
1968
5
25
0
25
-28
0
0
1
1
0
1972
7
40
1
41
+16
0
0
1
1
0
1976
2
20
0
20
-21
0
0
0
0
-1
1980
1
58
18
76
+56
1
0
0
1
+1
1984
48
-28
0
0
0
0
-1
1988
7
46
-2
0
0
0
0
0
1992
5
53
+7
0
0
0
0
0
13
44
4
49
-4
0
0
1
1
+1
7
65
+16
0
0
1
1
0
14
48
25
73
+8
0
1
0
1
0
12
31
25
56
-17
1
0
2
3
+2
13
60
23
83
+27
0
2
4
6
+3
15
66
54
118
+35
0
1
1
2
-4





The Indian Hockey team at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, later going on to defeat Germany 8-1 in the final


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