How many medals did India win in 2016 Olympics?

How many medals did India win in 2016 Olympics and their names?

Rio Olympics 2016 – Medals Tally

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

How many medals won in 2016 Olympics?

The 2016 Summer Olympic program featured 28 sports with 41 disciplines, and a total of 306 events, tentatively resulting in 306 medal sets to be distributed. Athletes from 87 countries won medals, and 59 of them won at least one gold medal. Both of these categories set new records.

Who won first Olympic medal in India?

The Indian men’s hockey team sealed their second of six consecutive gold medals on August 11, 1932 while Abhinav Bindra won India’s first individual Olympics gold on the same date at the 2008 Olympics.

How many silver medals won by India in Olympics 2021?

Indian Jevelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has won India’s first and only Gold Medal on 7th August 2021. How Many Silver medals did India win in Tokyo Olympics? India won 2 silver medals this year. One by Mirabai Chanu and another by Ravi Kumar Dahiya.

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
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Who won gold medal for India in Paralympics 2021?

Indian shuttler Pramod Bhagat added to India’s medal rush by winning the gold medal in the men’s singles (SL3) event. He defeated Great Britain’s Daniel Bethell 21-14,21-17 to win the final. It also happened to be India’s first-ever badminton Paralympics medal.