India at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

India competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, in Nanjing, China from 16 August to 28 August 2014. India, which had won 8 medals in 2010 games, managed just 2 medals this time.

India at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of India.svg
IOC codeIND
NOCIndian Olympic Association
in Nanjing
Competitors32 in 15 sports
Flag bearerOpening: Shyam Kumar Kakara [1]
Closing:
Medals
Ranked 64th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Silver Venkat Rahul Ragala Weightlifting Boys' Weightlifting(77 kg) 21 August
  Bronze Atul Verma Archery Boys' Individual 26 August

ArcheryEdit

Two archers from India qualified due to their performance at the 2013 World Archery Youth Championships.[2][3]

Individual
Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Atul Verma[4] Boys' Individual 688 2   Min Thiha Kyaw (MYA)
W
6-0
  Marek Szafran (POL)
W
6-2
  Hiroki Muto (JPN)
W
6-2
  Marcus D'Almeida (BRA)
L
4-6
Bronze Medal Match
  Mete Gazoz (TUR)
W
6-4
 
Hema Latha Boda[4] Girls' Individual 640 12   Maya Raysin (ISR)
W
7-3
  Melanie Gaubil (FRA)
L
0-6
Did Not Advance 9
Team
Athletes Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Atul Verma (IND)
  Hana Elshimy (EGY)[4]
Mixed Team   Andreas Mayr (GER)
  Lucy Tatafu (TGA)
L
0-6
Did Not Advance 17
  Hema Latha Boda (IND)
  Damyan Dachev (BUL)[4]
Mixed Team   Ecem Yasemin Anagoz (TUR)
  Hendra Purnama (INA)
W
5-4
  Aruzhan Abdrazak (KAZ)
  Marcus D'Almeida (BRA)
L
2-6
Did Not Advance 9

AthleticsEdit

Five athletes from India qualified.[5]

Qualification Legend: Q=Final A (medal); qB=Final B (non-medal)

Boys
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Ajay Kumar Saroj[4] 1500 m 3:51:71 PB 1 Q 3:46.92 PB 5
Maymon Paulose[4] 110 m hurdles 13.64 PB 3 Q 13.57 PB 4
Field Events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Mithravarun Senthil Kumar[4] Discus throw 54.71 9 Q 57.06 5
Girls
Track & road events
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
K.T.Neena[4] 5 km walk 25:02.19 11
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Pushpa Jakhar[4] Javelin throw 50.21 6 Q 49.56 6

BadmintonEdit

Two shuttlers from India qualified based on the BWF World Junior Rankings.[6][7]

Singles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Aditya Joshi Boys' Singles   Petrovic (SRB)
W
21-17 21-16
  Sarsiekienov (UKR)
W
21-14 21-13
  Pham (VIE)
W
21-14 21-13
1 Q   Wei (MAS)
W
20-22 21-18 21-12
  Yuqi (CHN)
L
10-21 22-24
Bronze Medal Match
  Ginting (INA)
L
17-21 16-21
4
Ruthvika Shivani Girls' Singles   Konieczna (POL)
W
21-10 21-4
  Lai (AUS)
W
21-18 21-11
  Hartawan (INA)
L
14-21 15-21
2 Did Not Advance
Doubles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Tessa Kabelo (BOT)
  Aditya Joshi (IND)
Mixed Doubles   Sarsiekienov (UKR)
  Yamaguchi (JPN)
L
19-21 17-21
  Chen (NED)
  Krapez (SLO)
L
13-21 21-17 13-21
  Mitsova (BUL)
  Hussein (EGY)
W
20-22 21-18 21-11
3 Did Not Advance
  Ruthvika Shivani (IND)
  Abraham Ayittey (GHA)
  Ong (SIN)
  Hendahewa (SRI)
L
WO
  Courtois (FRA)
  Sebunnya (UGA)
L
WO
  Bingjiao (CHN)
  Angodavidanalage (SRI)
L
WO
4 Did Not Advance

BoxingEdit

Two boxers from India qualified based on their performance in the 2014 Youth World Championships.[8]

Boys
Athlete Event Preliminaries Semifinals Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Shyam Kakara -49 kg   Rufat Huseynov (AZE)
L
1-2
Did Not Advance 5th Place Play-off
  Mert Karakilic (TUR)
W
3-0
5
Gaurav Solanki -52 kg BYE   Ping Lyu (CHN)
L
0-3
Bronze Medal Match
  Muhammad Ali (GBR)
L
0-3
4

CanoeingEdit

One boat from India qualified based on its performance at the 2013 World Junior Canoe Sprint and Slalom Championships.[9]

Girls
Athlete Event Qualification Repechage Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time
Kirti Kewat[4] C1 slalom 1:50.492 5 Q N/A DNF --- Did Not Advance
C1 sprint 2:31.856 5 qR 2:33.175 1 Q 2:35.385 2 Did Not Advance

Qualification Legend: Q=Next Round; qR=Repechage

GolfEdit

One team of two athletes from India qualified based on the 8 June 2014 IGF Combined World Amateur Golf Rankings.[10]

Individual
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Score Rank Score Total Rank Score Total Rank Score Rank
Feroz Garewal[4] Boys' 73 19 69 142 7 70 212 5 212 5
Aditi Ashok[4] Girls' 74 16 70 144 6 76 220 11 220 11
Team
Athletes Event Round 1
(Foursome)
Round 2
(Fourball)
Round 3
(Individual Stroke)
Total
Score Rank Score Total Rank Score Total Rank Score Rank
Feroz Garewal
Aditi Ashok[4]
Mixed 66 9 72 138 9 153 291 21 291 21

GymnasticsEdit

Artistic GymnasticsEdit

One gymnast from India qualified based on the performance at the 2014 Asian Artistic Gymnastics Championships.[11]

Boys
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
Floor Pommel horse Rings Vault Parallel bars Horizontal bar
Abhijeet Kumar[4] Qualification 12.650 13.000 10.000 13.600 12.650 12.250 74.150 26

RowingEdit

One boat from India qualified based on its performance at the Asian Qualification Regatta.[12]

Athlete Event Seeding Heats Heats Repechage Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Amit Kumar
Atul Kumar
Boys' Pairs 3:28.36 4 3:22.68 6 R 3:25.03 5 FB 3:26.56 6

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); R=Repechage

SailingEdit

India was given a reallocation boat based on being a top ranked nation not yet qualified.[13]

Athlete Event Race Net
Points
Final
Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Final
Katya Ida Coelho[4] Girls' Techno 293 18 20 21 20 DNF 20 CNC CNC CNC CNC 19 117 21

ShootingEdit

2 shooters from India qualified based on their performance in the 2014 Asian Shooting Championships.[14]

Individual
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Prashant[4] Boys' 10m Air Rifle 606.0 13 Did Not Advance
Yashaswini Singh Deswal[4] Girls' 10m Air Pistol 377 5 Q 117.6 6
Team
Athletes Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Points Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
  Prashant (IND)
  Angirmaa Nergui (MGL)[4]
Mixed Team 10m Air Rifle 813.5 12 Q   Najmeh Khedmati (IRI)
  Christian Friman (FIN)
W
10-7
  Viktoria Sukhorukova (UKR)
  Shao-Chuan Lu (TPE)
L
9-10
Did Not Advance 8
  Yashaswini Singh Deswal (IND)
  Joze Ceper (SLO) [4]
Mixed Team 10m Air Pistol 754 3 Q   Audrey-Anne Le Sieur (CAN)
  Jiayu Wu (CHN)
W
10-5
  Lidia Nencheva (BUL)
  Vladimir Svechnikov (UZB)
L
5-10
Did Not Advance 8

SwimmingEdit

India qualified two swimmers.[15]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Supriya Mondal 100 m butterfly 56.23 19 Did Not Advance
200 m butterfly 2:03.71 12 N/A Did Not Advance
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Kataryla Shivani 100 m freestyle 58.87 30 Did Not Advance
200 m freestyle 2:06.44 25 N/A Did Not Advance

Table TennisEdit

2 athletes from India qualified based on their performance in the 2014 Asian Qualifying Event.[16]

Singles
Athlete Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Abhishek Yadav Boys Group G

  Can Akuzu (FRA)
L
11-9 11-13 11-9 6-11 8-11

3 qB   Soudes Alassani (TOG)
W
11-9 16-14 11-8
  Andreas Levenko (AUT)
W
11-6 11-8 5-11 11-9
  Adam Szudi (HUN)
W
11-7 11-9 4-11 14-16 13-11
  Elias Ranefur (SWE)
L
1-11 5-11 15-13 5-11
18
  Krishnateja Avvari (USA)
W
11-8 11-1 11-2
  Kirill Gerassimenko (KAZ)
L
9-11 15-13 6-11 8-11
Sutirtha Mukherjee Girls Group B

  Fatouma Ali Salah (DJI)
W
11-4 11-2 11-8

2 Q   Tamolwan Khetkhuan (THA)
L
6-11 9-11 11-8 11-7 8-11 7-11
Did Not Advance 16
  Gaoyang Liu (CHN)
L
11-9 8-11 6-11 4-11
  Giorgia Piccolin (ITA)
W
9-11 13-11 11-5 11-7
Mixed Team

Group StageEdit

Athletes Event Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
  Sutirtha Mukherjee (IND)
  Abhishek Yadav (IND)
Mixed Girls
  Miyu Kato (JPN)
L
8-11 5-11 6-11
Boys
  Yuto Muramatsu (JPN)
L
5-11 1-11 8-11
Mixed
  Miyu Kato (JPN)
  Yuto Muramatsu (JPN)
L
9-11 5-11 4-11
3 qB
Girls
  Fatouma Ali Salah (DJI)
W
11-3 11-7 11-1
Boys
  Soudes Alassani (TOG)
W
11-6 11-9 11-1
Mixed
  Fatouma Ali Salah (DJI)
  Soudes Alassani (TOG)
W
11-5 12-10 11-4
Girls
  Anqi Luo (CAN)
W
11-3 11-5 9-11 11-7
Boys
  Brian Afanador (PUR)
L
11-9 9-11 9-11 3-11
Mixed
  Anqi Luo (CAN)
  Brian Afanador (PUR)
L
10-12 3-11 5-11

Consolation BracketEdit

Round of 16
Athletes Event Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Sutirtha Mukherjee (IND)
  Abhishek Yadav (IND)
Mixed Girls
  Florence Seera (UGA)
W
WO
Boys
  Christ Bienatiki (CGO)
W
WO
Mixed
  Florence Seera (UGA)
  Christ Bienatiki (CGO)
W
WO
Quarter Final
Athletes Event Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Sutirtha Mukherjee (IND)
  Abhishek Yadav (IND)
Mixed Girls
  Herng Hwee Yee (SIN)
W
11-7 11-9 11-2
Boys
  Jing Yuan Yin (SIN)
L
8-11 8-11 9-11
Mixed
  Herng Hwee Yee (SIN)
  Jing Yuan Yin (SIN)
W
11-3 11-5 10-12 9-11 11-9
                                         Final Rank: 17

Qualification Legend: Q=Main Bracket (medal); qB=Consolation Bracket (non-medal)

TennisEdit

One athlete from India qualified based on the 9 June 2014 ITF World Junior Rankings.[17]

Singles
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Ojasvinee Singh Girls' Singles   Naiktha Bains (AUS)
L
4-6 1-6
Did Not Advance
Doubles
Athletes Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Ojasvinee Singh (IND)
  Greetje Minnen (BEL)
Girls' Doubles N/A   Naiktha Bains (AUS)
  Priscilla Hon (AUS)
L
2-6 3-6
Did Not Advance
  Ojasvinee Singh (IND)
  Sharmal Dissanaayake (SRI)
Mixed Doubles   Sonya Kenin (USA)
  Alexander Rybakov (USA)
L
2-6 6-4 11-9
Did Not Advance

WeightliftingEdit

Two lifters in the boys' events and one lifter in the girls' event qualified from India based on the team ranking after the 2013 Weightlifting Youth World Championships.[18]

Boys
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Lalchhanhima −56 kg NL DNF --- ---
Venkat Rahul Ragala −77 kg 141.0 kg 2 175.0 kg 2 316.0 kg  
Girls
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Thasana Chanu −58 kg 70.0 kg 5 90.0 kg 6 160.0 kg 6

WrestlingEdit

Four wrestlers from India qualified based on their performance at the 2014 Asian Cadet Championships.[19]

Key:

  • VT - Victory by Fall.
  • PP - Decision by Points - the loser with technical points.
  • PO - Decision by Points - the loser without technical points.
Boys
Athlete Event Group stage Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Prakash Kolekar Freestyle -46kg   Faifua Ipolito (ASA)
W
4-0 VT
  O.E.T. Urbano (COL)
L
1-3 PP
  Ismail Gadzhiev (RUS)
L
0-4 VT
3 5th Place Play-off
  Mohamed Hegab (EGY)
L
1-3 PP
6
Amit Kumar Freestyle -63kg   Anthony Montero (VEN)
L
1-3 PP
  Douglas Lloyd (NZL)
W
4-0 VT
  Alexander Moore (CAN)
W
3-1 PP
2 Bronze Medal Match
  Iveriko Julakidze (GEO)
L
1-3 PP
4
Shri Pal Greco-Roman -85kg   Ahmed (EGY)
L
1-3 PP
  Jovan Kalaba (SRB)
W
4-0 VT
  Kiril Milov (BUL)
L
1-4 PP
3 5th Place Play-off
  Ramandeep Khehira (CAN)
W
4-0 PO
5
Girls
Athlete Event Group stage Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Anil Reshma Mane Freestyle -60kg   J.G.Bullen (NOR)
L
0-4 VT
  N.T.M. Mandzo (CGO)
W
3-1 PP
  Koumba Larroque (FRA)
L
0-4 VT
3 5th Place Play-off
  Leanco Stans (RSA)
W
3-0 PO
5

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