India at the 1968 Summer Olympics

India competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 25 competitors, all men, took part in 11 events in 5 sports.[1]

India at the
1968 Summer Olympics
Flag of India.svg
IOC codeIND
NOCIndian Olympic Association
Websitewww.olympic.ind.in
in Mexico City
Competitors25 in 5 sports
Medals
Ranked 42nd
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

BronzeEdit

Field hockey, Men's Team Competition. Team members:

AthleticsEdit

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification Round — 60.84(→ 20th place)

HockeyEdit

ShootingEdit

Two shooters represented India in 1968.

Trap
  • Qualification Round — 194(→ 10th place)
  • Qualification Round — 192(→ 17th place)
Skeet
  • Qualification Round — 187(→ 28th place)

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

Key:

Men's Freestyle
Athlete Event Round 1
Result
Round 2
Result
Round 3
Result
Round 4
Result
Round 5
Result
Round 6
Result
Round 7
Result
Rank
Sudesh Kumar −52 kg   Boris Dimovski (YUG)
W Os
  Gustavo Ramírez (GUA)
W VT
  Wanelge Castillo (PAN)
L Pt
Bye   Richard Sanders (USA)
L VT
Did not Advance 6
Bishamber Singh −57 kg Bye   Herbert Singerman (CAN)
W Os
  Hasan Sevnic (TUR)
W Pt
  Donald Behm (USA)
L Os
  Yojiro Uetake (JPN)
L Os
Did not Advance -
Udey Chand −70 kg   Angel Aldama (GUA)
W VT
  Klaus Rost (FRG)
W Pt
  Rodger Till (GBR)
W VT
  Francisco Lebequer (CUB)
L VT
  Abdollah Movahed (IRN)
L Pt
Did not Advance 6
Mukhtiar Singh −78 kg   Yury Shakhmuradov (URS)
L VT
  Tatsuo Sasaki (JPN)
L VT
Did not Advance N/A -
Men's Greco-Roman
Athlete Event Round 1
Result
Round 2
Result
Round 3
Result
Round 4
Result
Round 5
Result
Round 6
Result
Rank
Sudesh Kumar −52 kg   Mohamed Karmous (MAR)
Draw
  Imre Alker (HUN)
L VT
Did not Advance -

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "India at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 1 January 2016.

External linksEdit