Who is the Olympic gold medalist in India?

Who is the Olympic gold medalist in India?

One such player is Neeraj Chopra who has bagged the first-ever gold medal in athletics for India in the Olympics. The last time India won a Gold medal was in the 2012 Olympics….Neeraj Chopra Gold Medal.

Game Athlete Medal
Javelin throw Neeraj Chopra Gold

Who participated in 7 Olympics India?

RAvi, 23, became the second Indian debutant to win a medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Competing in the men’s 57kg freestyle wrestling, Dahiya clinched silver and became the seventh Indian to win a silver medal at the Olympics in an individual event….

Athlete Event Medal
Neeraj Chopra Javelin Throw (men’s finals) GOLD

Who won the Olympics 2012 from India?

India also set a historical milestone for the female athletes who won two Olympic medals for the first time. Badminton player and world junior champion Saina Nehwal became the first Indian athlete to win an Olympic bronze medal in the women’s singles….Medalists.

Medals by sport Boxing

Who won 1st 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.

Which is the most successful Olympics for India?

The recently concluded Tokyo Olympics has been the most successful in India’s history. With a total of seven medals, we inched ahead of the previous record of 6 medals won at the 2021 Olympics in London. India also won its first-ever gold Olympic medal in Track and Field in men’s javelin.

Who won first Olympic gold medal in 2021 India?

Neeraj, who has a personal best of 88.07m , clinched the historic gold with a throw of 87.58m at the Tokyo Games on August 7. Neeraj started with a throw of 87.03m and it was in the second attempt that he made history as he hurled the javelin to a massive distance of 87.58m.