Best answer: Has India won a gold medal in Olympics?

In which Olympic Games has India won its last gold medal?

Though the team bounced back by winning gold at the 1964 Summer Olympics. But went on to win only bronze medals in the next two Olympics. In 1976 Summer Olympics India went home empty handed, the first time since 1924. Indian hockey team won their Olympic record 8th and last title till date at the 1980 Summer Olympics.

How many gold India won in Olympics?

Here are the top 5 countries (and ties) along with India’s tally in terms of medal count during the 2021 Tokyo Games.

Country India
Gold
Silver 1
Bronze
Total 1

Who won medals in Olympics from India?

Mirabai Chanu created history winning India’s first medal of the Tokyo Olympics when she clinched silver in women’s 49kg weightlifting event on Saturday. Chanu thus becomes the second ever Indian female weightlifter after Karnam Malleswari to win an Olympic weightlifting medal.

What is the rank of India in Olympics?

Rio Olympics 2016 – Medals Tally

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

Who won the first gold for India in Olympics 2012?

Vijender Singh (boxing) and Sushil Kumar won a bronze each at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The 2012 London Olympics was a good event for India, winning 6 individual medals. Till now, Sushil Kumar is the only Indian to have won two individual Olympics medals for India after Norman Pritchard.

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How many medals will India win in 2020 Olympics?

Every four years, forecasts are made on how many medals India will win at the Olympics, a practice that can see widely polarising opinions. World’s leading data and technology company Gracenote has predicted India will finish with 19 medals, four of them being gold.

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