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India at the 1996 Summer Olympics

India competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States.

India at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of India.svg
IOC code IND
NOC Indian Olympic Association
Website www.olympic.ind.in
in Atlanta
Competitors 49 in 13 sports
Flag bearer Pargat Singh (opening)
Leander Paes (closing)
Medals
Ranked 71st
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 1 1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Bronze Leander Paes Tennis Men's singles - Aug 03

Contingent by sportEdit

Sport men women events
Archery 3 0 2
Athletics 2 4 3
Badminton 1 1 2
Boxing 3 0 3
Hockey 16 0 1
Judo 2 0 2
Shooting 2 0 3
Swimming 1 0 1
Tennis 2 0 2
Weightlifting 5 0 5
Wrestling 1 0 1
10 sports 38 men 05 women 25 events

Results by eventEdit

ArcheryEdit

In India's third appearance in Olympic archery, the nation was represented by three men. Lalremsanga Chhangte was the only one to win a match.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Chhangte, Dorje, and Limba Ram — Round of 16, 14th place (0-1)

AthleticsEdit

Men's Discus Throw

  • Qualification — 56.58m (→ did not advance)

Women's 4 × 400 metres relay

  • Qualification — DSQ (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500 Meter

BadmintonEdit

Women's singles Competition

Men's singles Competition

BoxingEdit

Men's Light Flyweight (48 kg)

Men's Light Heavyweight (81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (91 kg)

HockeyEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Preliminary Round (Group A):
  • India – Argentina 0 - 1
  • India – Germany 1 - 1
  • India – United States 4 - 0
  • India – Pakistan 0 - 0
  • India – Spain 3 - 1
  • Classification Matches:
  • 5th/8th place: India – South Korea 3 - 3 (South Korea wins after penalty strokes, 5 - 3)
  • 7th/8th place: India – Great Britain 3 - 4 → 8th place
  • Team Roster:

JudoEdit

Men's 60 kg

Men's 65 kg

Women's 52 kg

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50m Freestyle

TennisEdit

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition

WeightliftingEdit

Men's 54 kg

  • Final — 105.0 + 125.0 = 230.0(→ 18 place)

Men's 59 kg

  • Final — 112.5 + 140.0 = 252.5(→ 11 place)

Men's 64 kg

  • Final — 110.0+ 142.5= 252.5(→ 33 place)

Men's 70 kg

  • Final — 125.0+ 150.0= 275.0(→ 23 place)

Men's 76 kg

  • Final — 140.0+ 177.5= 317.5(→15 place)

WrestlingEdit

Men's Greco-Roman 52 kg

  • Pappu Yadav

ReferencesEdit