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


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

This was India’s 2nd most successful Olympics in terms of total medal tally, having won a total of 6 medals (2 silver and 4 bronze), doubling the nation’s previous record (3 medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics).

Who won London 2012 Olympics?

London 2012 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in London that took place July 27–August 12, 2012. The London Games were the 27th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games.

London 2012 Olympic Games.

country Great Britain
gold 29
silver 17
bronze 19
total 65

How many medals India won in whole Olympics?

India has since won 35 medals across 24 Olympic Games – including golds, silvers and bronze. India started their maiden Olympic stint with Norman Pritchard at the 1900 Paris Olympics. The first Indian representative in the modern Olympics won the country’s first-ever medal (pre-independence) in the men’s 200m hurdles.

How many medals India won in Olympics 2016 and who won?

Rio Olympics 2016 – Medals Tally

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

Who won the Olympics 2014?


Russia 13 33
United States 9 28
Norway 11 26
Canada 10 25

How many Indian female athletes participated in 2008 Olympics?

India competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, People’s Republic of China. India was represented by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA). A contingent of 57 athletes in 12 sports represented India, and had a support-staff of 42 officials.


Sport Athletics
Men 3
Women 13
Total 16
Event 9

When did London win Olympics 2012?

#OnThisDay in 2005, London was awarded the 2012 Olympic Games.

In which year India won most medals in Olympics?

India has also competed at several Winter Olympic Games beginning in 1964. Indian athletes have won 35 medals, all at the Summer Games. For a period of time, Indian Men’s Field Hockey Team was dominant in Olympic competition, winning eleven medals in twelve Olympics between 1928 and 1980.

Who won the highest number of medals in entire Olympics?

List of Olympic medals over career

No. Athlete Total
1 Michael Phelps 28
2 Larisa Latynina 18
3 Marit Bjørgen 15
4 Nikolai Andrianov

Who won first Olympic medal for 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.