Who won the first gold medal for India? Indian hockey men’s team, gold medal – Amsterdam 1928 The Indian hockey team scored 29 goals without reply in five…

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The site at Olympia deteriorated due to numerous enemy invasions, in addition to earthquakes and floods. The ancient Olympic Games officially came to an end around 394 AD,…

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Eleven cities will have hosted the Olympic Games more than once: Athens (1896 and 2004 Summer Olympics), Paris (1900, 1924 and 2024 Summer Olympics), London (1908, 1948 and…

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Sports that implement minimum age restrictions for Olympic participation vary from 13 years of age for fencing and 14 in taekwondo and bobsled, to 17 years of age…

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There have been 28 Summer Olympic Games held in 23 cities, and 23 Winter Olympic Games held in 20 cities. How many summer sports are in the Olympics?…

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The current president of the IOC is Thomas Bach of Germany, who succeeded Jacques Rogge of Belgium in September 2013. Who is the president of International Olympic Committee…

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Allyson Felix, already the most decorated woman in Olympic track and field history, is on the cusp of yet more greatness at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. … She…

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The ancient Olympic Games were primarily a part of a religious festival in honor of Zeus, the father of the Greek gods and goddesses. What was the purpose…

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In the midst of this year’s Summer Olympics, Kurt Angle is reflecting on winning his own gold medal 25 years ago with a “broken freakin’ neck.” During the…

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