How did India perform in the London Olympics?

India at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Competitors 83 in 13 sports
Flag bearer Sushil Kumar (opening) Mary Kom (closing)
Medals Ranked 56th Gold 0 Silver 2 Bronze 4 Total 6
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

In which Olympics India has great success?

In the 1928 Summer Olympics final India defeated Netherlands 3 – 0 . In 1932 Summer Olympics India defeated USA 24 – 1, the largest margin of victory in Olympic history.

How many medals did India win in the 2012 Olympics held in London?

The 2012 London Olympics was a good event for India, winning 6 individual medals.

How many golds India won in Olympics?

Olympic medals and their evolution

Since the 1900 Olympic Games in Paris, India has won 28 medals in total, and 23 since its Independence in 1947. India’s hockey team is the most successful team ever in the Olympics with eight gold medals — in 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964 and 1980.

Who won the Olympic medal in India?

Indian Olympic winners name list

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

Who won the gold medal in Olympics 2012 from India?

Full list of Indian medal winners at Olympics (1900-2012)

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Name and Sport Year, Venue
Mary Kom (Boxing, Women’s flyweight) 2012 London
Gagan Narang (Shooting, Men’s 10m Air Rifle) 2012 London
Yogeshwar Dutt (Wrestling, Men’s 60 kg Freestyle) 2012 London
Total 9 gold medals, 6 silver medals, 11 bronze medals

Who was the first Indian woman to qualify for the Olympics?

Karnam Malleswari is the first Indian woman to win a medal. She won a bronze in weight lifting in … The Indian Hockey team won 6 consecutive Olympics Gold Medals. Between 1928 and 1956, the …


GAMES 2012 ! London 2012
ATHLETE Yogeshwar Dutt
SPORT Wrestling
DISCIPLINE Men’s 60 kg Freestyle
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