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Iran Summer Sports

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Games: 16 summer games in 14 countries
Events: 133 distinct events in 21 sports

Participants: 463 (441 men and 22 women)
Youngest Participant: Jamileh Sorouri (14 years, 226 days), 1964 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Majidreza Ehteshamzadeh (43 years, 278 days), 2000 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): 3 athletes with 3 medals

21 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 2008 2012 4 2 2
2 Athletics 1952 2012 35 31 4 1 1 Ehsan Haddadi (1 medal)
3 Badminton 2008 2008 1 1 0
4 Basketball 1948 2008 25 25 0
5 Boxing 1948 2012 49 49 0
6 Canoeing 2000 2012 3 2 1
7 Cycling 1964 2012 34 34 0
8 Diving 1964 1964 1 1 0
9 Equestrianism 2000 2000 1 1 0
10 Fencing 1900 2012 20 16 4
11 Football 1964 1976 45 45 0
12 Gymnastics 1964 1964 2 1 1
13 Judo 1996 2008 12 12 0
14 Rowing 2008 2012 3 1 2
15 Shooting 1948 2012 17 12 5
16 Swimming 1964 2012 5 5 0
17 Table Tennis 1992 2012 6 5 1
18 Taekwondo 2000 2012 7 5 2 2 1 2 5 Hadi Saei (3 medals)
19 Water Polo 1976 1976 11 11 0
20 Weightlifting 1948 2012 52 52 0 5 5 6 16 Mohammad Nassiri (3 medals)
21 Wrestling 1948 2012 131 131 0 8 13 17 38 Gholam Reza Takhti (3 medals)