You Are Here > > > > Summer Sports

India Summer Sports

IND IndiaSummer Sports / Winter Sports

Games: 24 summer games in 19 countries
Events: 187 distinct events in 23 sports

Participants: 871 (722 men and 149 women)
Youngest Participant: Mahabir Singh (15 years, 330 days), 1980 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Bhim Singh (66 years, 312 days), 1976 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Leslie Claudius and Udham Singh (4 medals)

23 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1988 2016 21 13 8
2 Art Competitions 1948 1948 2 2 0
3 Athletics 1900 2016 172 119 53 2 2 Norman Pritchard (2 medals)
4 Badminton 1992 2016 18 11 7 1 1 2 Saina Nehwal and P. V. Sindhu (1 medal)
5 Basketball 1980 1980 12 12 0
6 Boxing 1948 2016 47 46 1 2 2 Vijender Singh and Mary Kom (1 medal)
7 Cycling 1948 1964 18 18 0
8 Diving 1964 1964 2 2 0
9 Equestrianism 1980 2000 6 6 0
10 Football 1948 1960 42 42 0
11 Golf 2016 2016 3 2 1
12 Gymnastics 1952 2016 11 10 1
13 Hockey 1928 2016 256 226 30 8 1 2 11 Leslie Claudius and Udham Singh (4 medals)
14 Judo 1992 2016 14 7 7
15 Rowing 2000 2016 9 9 0
16 Sailing 1972 2008 10 10 0
17 Shooting 1952 2016 48 36 12 1 2 1 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
18 Swimming 1932 2016 26 20 6
19 Table Tennis 1988 2016 13 6 7
20 Tennis 1924 2016 21 14 7 1 1 Leander Paes (1 medal)
21 Water Polo 1948 1952 17 17 0
22 Weightlifting 1936 2016 30 25 5 1 1 Karnam Malleswari (1 medal)
23 Wrestling 1920 2016 78 74 4 1 4 5 Sushil Kumar (2 medals)