Olympics
List of medals won by India in Olympic games. The tally includes records, gold, silver and bronze medalists in various olympic games and athletics events.

India at Olympics

India first competed at the Summer Olympic Games in 1900 with only a single athlete. This athlete (Norman Pritchard) won two silver medals in athletics. India first sent a team to the Summer Olympic Games in 1920. Since then, the nation has participated in every Summer Games. There was a time when Indian hockey team dominated the Olympic competition, and won 8 gold medals. Here is the overall Olympics medal tally of India.

Total Medals : 28
Gold Medals : 9 Silver Medals : 7 Bronze Medals : 12 Overall Rank : 59

Olympic Games Medal Table of India (IOC code: IND)

Year
Host
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1900 Paris, France
0
2
0
2
1928 Amsterdam, Netherlands
1
0
0
1
1932 Los Angeles, United States
1
0
0
1
1936 Berlin, Germany
1
0
0
1
1948 London, United Kingdom
1
0
0
1
1952 Helsinki, Finland
1
0
1
2
1956 Melbourne, Australia
1
0
0
1
1960 Rome, Italy
0
1
0
1
1964 Tokyo, Japan
1
0
0
1
1968 Mexico City, Mexico
0
0
1
1
1972 Munich, West Germany
0
0
1
1
1980 Moscow, Soviet Union
1
0
0
1
1996 Atlanta, United States
0
0
1
1
2000 Sydney, Australia
0
0
1
1
2004 Athens, Greece
0
1
0
1
2008 Beijing, China
1
0
2
3
2012 London, United Kingdom
0
2
4
6
2016 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
0
1
1
2
Total
9
7
12
28

India Total Medal Count by Sport

Sport
Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics Men
0
2
0
2
Badminton
0
1
1
2
Boxing
0
0
2
2
Field Hockey
8
1
2
11
Men's Shooting
1
2
1
4
Tennis
0
0
1
1
Women Weightlifting
0
0
1
1
Wrestling
0
1
4
5

India Medal Count by Athletes

Athlete Name
Sports Gold Silver Bronze Total
Men's Hockey Team Field Hockey
8
1
2
11
Norman Pritchard Athletics Men
0
2
0
2
Sushil Kumar Wrestling
0
1
1
2
Abhinav Bindra Men's Shooting
1
0
0
1
Gagan Narang Men's Shooting
0
0
1
1
Karnam Malleswari Women Weightlifting
0
0
1
1
Khashaba Jadhav Wrestling
0
0
1
1
Leander Paes Tennis
0
0
1
1
Mary Kom Boxing
0
0
1
1
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu (PV Sindhu) Badminton
0
1
0
1
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Men's Shooting
0
1
0
1
Saina Nehwal Badminton
0
0
1
1
Sakshi Malik Wrestling
0
0
1
1
Vijay Kumar Men's Shooting
0
1
0
1
Vijender Singh Boxing
0
0
1
1
Yogeshwar Dutt Wrestling
0
0
1
1