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Sudan at the Olympics

Sudan first participated at the Olympic Games in 1960, and has sent athletes to compete in most Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation did not attend the 1964 Games, boycotted the 1976 Summer Olympics along with most African nations, and participated in the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics. The nation has never participated in the Winter Olympic Games.

Sudan at the
Olympics
Flag of Sudan.svg
IOC codeSUD
NOCSudan Olympic Committee
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Summer appearances

Ismail Ahmed Ismail, who came second in the men's 800 m in 2008, was the first Sudanese athlete to win an Olympic medal.

The National Olympic Committee for Sudan was created in 1956 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1959.

Medals by Summer GamesEdit

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
  1960 Rome 10 0 0 0 0
  1964 Tokyo Did Not Participate
  1968 Mexico City 5 0 0 0 0
  1972 Munich 26 0 0 0 0
  1976 Montreal Did Not Participate
  1980 Moscow Did Not Participate
  1984 Los Angeles 5 0 0 0 0
  1988 Seoul 8 0 0 0 0
  1992 Barcelona 6 0 0 0 0
  1996 Atlanta 4 0 0 0 0
  2000 Sydney 3 0 0 0 0 -
  2004 Athens 5 0 0 0 0
  2008 Beijing 9 0 1 0 1 70
  2012 London 6 0 0 0 0
  2016 Rio de Janeiro 6 0 0 0 0
  2020 Tokyo Future Event
Total 0 1 0 1 127

Medals by sportEdit

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
  Athletics0101
Totals (1 sports)0101

List of medalistsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
  Silver Ismail Ahmed Ismail   2008 Beijing   Athletics Men's 800 metres

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • "Sudan". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Results and Medalists—Sudan". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee.
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Sudan". Sports-Reference.com.