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First Olympics
Year 1896
Date April 4 to 15
Place Athens (Greece)
Participating Countries 13
Players 311 (all males)
Game Competitions 42
India's Position Not Participated
Second Olympics
Year 1900
Date May 20 to October 28
Place Paris (France)
Participating Countries 22
Players 1330 (11 females)
Game Competitions 60
India's Position 2 Silver medals (Won by Norman Prichard-Athletics)
Third Olympics
Year 1904
Date July 1 to Nov 3
Place St. Louis (America)
Participating Countries 12
Players 625 (8 females)
Game Competitions 67
India's Position Not Participated
Fourth Olympics
Year 1908
Date April 27 to October 31
Place London (Britain)
Participating Countries 22
Players 2035 (36 females)
Game Competitions 104
India's Position Not Participated
Fifth Olympics
Year 1912
Date May 5 to July 22
Place Stockholm (Sweden)
Participating Countries 28
Players 2547 (57 females)
Game Competitions 106
India's Position Not Participated
Sixth Olympics
Year 1916
Date Cancelled due to World War I
Place -
Participating Countries -
Players -
Game Competitions -
India's Position -
Seventh Olympics
Year 1920
Date April 20 to Sept 12
Place Antverp (Belgium)
Participating Countries 29
Players 2607 (64 females)
Game Competitions 104
India's Position Did not win any medal
Eighth Olympics
Year 1924
Date May 4 to July 27
Place Paris (France)
Participating Countries 44
Players 3090 (136 females)
Game Competitions 137
India's Position Did not win any medal
Ninth Olympics
Year 1928
Date May 17 to August 12
Place Amsterdam (Holland)
Participating Countries 46
Players 3014 (290 females)
Game Competitions 120
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Tenth Olympics
Year 1932
Date July 30 to August 14
Place Los Angels (USA)
Participating Countries 47
Players 1408 (127 females)
Game Competitions 124
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Eleventh Olympics
Year 1936
Date August 1 to 16
Place Berlin (Germany)
Participating Countries 49
Players 4066 (328 females)
Game Competitions 142
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Twelfth Olympics
Year 1940
Date Cancelled due to World War II
Place Tockyo, later on Helsinki
Participating Countries -
Players -
Game Competitions -
India's Position -
Thirteenth Olympics
Year 1944
Date Cancelled due to World War II
Place London (Britain)
Participating Countries -
Players -
Game Competitions -
India's Position -
Fourteenth Olympics
Year 1948
Date July 29 to August 14
Place London (Britain)
Participating Countries 59
Players 4099 (385 females)
Game Competitions 138
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Fifteenth Olympics
Year 1952
Date July 19 to August 3
Place Helsinki (Finland)
Participating Countries 69
Players 4925 (518 females)
Game Competitions 149
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
1 Bronze medal (in wrestling)
Sixteenth Olympics
Year 1956
Date Nov 22 tp Dec 8
Place Melbourne (Australia)
Participating Countries 71
Players 3342 (384 females)
Game Competitions 145
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Seventeenth Olympics
Year 1960
Date August 25 to September 11
Place Rome (Itlay)
Participating Countries 83
Players 5348 (61 females)
Game Competitions 150
India's Position 1 Silver medal (in Hockey)
Eighteenth Olympics
Year 1964
Date October 10 to 24
Place Tokyo (Japan)
Participating Countries 93
Players 5140 (683 females)
Game Competitions 163
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Nineteenth Olympics
Year 1968
Date October 12 to 27
Place Mexico City (Mexico)
Participating Countries 112
Players 5531 (781 females)
Game Competitions 182
India's Position 1 Bronze medal (in Hockey)
Twentieth Olympics
Year 1972
Date August 26 to September 10
Place Munich (Germany)
Participating Countries 122
Players 7147 (1070 females)
Game Competitions 195
India's Position 1 Bronze medal (in Hockey)
Twenty First Olympics
Year 1976
Date July 17 to August 1
Place Montreal (Canada)
Participating Countries 88
Players 6152 (1261 females)
Game Competitions 198
India's Position Did not win any medal
At 7th position in Hockey
Twenty Second Olympics
Year 1980
Date July 19 August 3
Place Moscow (Soviet Union)
Participating Countries 81
Players 5326 (1088 females)
Game Competitions 203
India's Position 1 Gold medal (in Hockey)
Twenty Third Olympics
Year 1984
Date July 28 to August 12
Place Los Angeles (USA)
Participating Countries 140
Players 7078 (1620 females)
Game Competitions 221
India's Position Did not win any medal
At 5th position in Hockey
Twenty Fourth Olympics
Year 1988
Date September 17 to October 2
Place Seoul (Korea)
Participating Countries 160
Players 13,850 (including the officials)
Game Competitions 237
India's Position Did not win any medal
At 6th position in Hockey
Twenty Fifth Olympics
Year 1992
Date July 25 to August 9
Place Barcelona (Spain)
Participating Countries 170
Players 12,000 (including the officials)
Game Competitions 31
India's Position Did not win any medal
Twenty Sixth Olympics
Year 1996
Date July 19 to August 4
Place Atlanta (USA)
Participating Countries 197
Players 10,700
Game Competitions 25
India's Position Leander Paes won
a Bronze medal (Lawn Tennis)
Twenty Seventh Olympics
Year 2000
Date September 15 to October 1
Place Sydney (Australia)
Participating Countries 199
Players 10,500
Game Competitions 28
India's Position Karnam Malleshwari won a Bronze medal in the weightlifting (69 kg category)
Twenty Eighth Olympics
Year 2004
Date August 13 to 29
Place Athens (Egypt)
Participating Countries 202
Players 10,500
Game Competitions 28
India's Position Major Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore won a Silver medal (in Shooting)
Twenth Ninth Olympics
Year 2008
Date August 8 to August 24
Place Beijing (China)
Participating Countries 204
Players 11,028
Game Competitions 28
India's Position Abhinav Bindra won gold medal in rifle shooting.
Thirtyth Olympics
Year 2012
Date July 27 to August 12
Place (Proposed) London
Participating Countries 204
Players 10,820
Game Competitions 26
India's Position Olympic bronze medalist Sushil Kumar managed to claim another medal by winning silver in the men's freestyle wrestling.(Total 6 medals by India.)


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