According to the data, 6,178 male athletes competed at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.
How many athletes represented India at the 2016 Olympics?
The 2016 Rio Paralympics was the country’s largest ever representation at the Games where 19 athletes represented India in five sport disciplines. It also ended up being the country’s best-enue performance, with a record haul of four medals – two gold, one silver and one bronze.
What do the five rings on the Olympic symbol represent?
Based on a design first created by Pierre de Coubertin, the Olympic rings remain a global representation of the Olympic Movement and its activity. These five rings represent the five parts of the world now won over to the cause of olympism and ready to accept its fecund rivalries.
Who are the Olympic medal winners of India?
India had seven medal winners at the Tokyo Olympic games.
|Mirabai Chanu||Weightlifting (women’s 49kg)||SILVER|
|PV Sindhu||Badminton (women’s singles)||BRONZE|
|Lovlina Borgohain||Boxing Women’s welterweight||BRONZE|
|Ravi Kumar Dahiya||Wrestling (men’s 57kg)||SILVER|
How many athletes from India have participated in Tokyo Olympics 2020?
While the initial contingent was tallied at 119 athletes, Sumit Nagal (tennis) and Diksha Dagar (golf) also made the cut late, making the contingent officially 121-member strong as per the International Olympic Committee.
India’s updated entry count for Tokyo Olympics.