Best answer: How many Indian athletes qualified for 2020 Olympics?

More than 100 Indian athletes have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, including two hockey and two relay teams.

Which Indian athletes qualified for 2020 Olympics?


Athlete Event Qualification
Murali Sreeshankar Men’s long jump 25
Tajinderpal Singh Toor Men’s shot put 24
Kamalpreet Kaur Women’s discus throw 2 Q

How many Indian athletes have qualified for Tokyo Olympics?

India’s Olympic contingent for Tokyo 2020 includes 127 participants from 18 sports, including two alternate players and one reserve goalie in men’s and women’s hockey squads, respectively.

Who won the Olympic medal in India?

Indian Olympic winners name list

Athlete Medal Event
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Silver Men’s double trap shooting
Abhinav Bindra Gold Men’s 10m air rifle shooting
Vijender Singh Bronze Men’s middleweight boxing
Sushil Kumar Bronze Men’s 66kg wrestling

What is the rank of India in Olympics?

Tokyo Olympics 2021 Medal Tally

# Country T
48 India 7
1 United States 113
2 China 88
3 Japan 58

How many Olympians are there in India?

India’s medal tally at recent Olympics:

India has won a total of 28 medals since 1900 – 11 from hockey, five from wrestling, four from shooting, two each in badminton, boxing and athletics, and one each in tennis and weightlifting. Despite losing out on a second Olympic medal, Mary Kom is a winner for many Indians.

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Does India have Olympic athletes?

The nation first sent a team to the Summer Olympic Games in 1920 and has participated in every Summer Games since then. India has also competed at several Winter Olympic Games beginning in 1964. Indian athletes have won 35 medals, all at the Summer Games.

Who was the first Indian woman to qualify for Olympics?

Sakshi Malik became the first Indian woman to win a medal in Wrestling. She won the Bronze medal in Women’s 58 kg freestyle wrestling in 2016 Summer Olympics held in Rio.

List of medalists.

Name/Team Sakshi Malik
Games 2016 Rio de Janeiro
Sport Wrestling
Event Women’s freestyle 58 kg
Date 17 August 2016
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