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Tajikistan at the Olympics

Tajikistan first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1996, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation has also competed at the Winter Olympics since 2002. To date, Andrei Drygin is the only person ever to have represented Tajikistan at the Winter Olympic Games, being his country's sole competitor in 2002, 2006, and 2010.

Tajikistan at the
Olympics
Flag of Tajikistan.svg
IOC codeTJK
NOCNational Olympic Committee of the Republic of Tajikistan
Websitewww.olympic.tj (in Tajik)
Medals
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
4
Summer appearances
Winter appearances
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Previously, Tajik athletes competed as part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics until 1988, and after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Tajikistan was part of the Unified Team in 1992. The following athletes from Tajik SSR were medallists for the Soviet Union: Yuri Lobanov, Zebiniso Rustamova, Nellie Kim and Andrey Abduvaliyev.

Tajikistan won its first ever Olympic medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics, when Rasul Boqiev took the bronze medal in Men's Judo - 73kg. Dilshod Nazarov won the first gold medal for Tajikistan at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the hammer throw.

The National Olympic Committee for Tajikistan was created in 1992 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by Summer GamesEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1900–1912 as part of   Russian Empire (RU1)
1952–1988 as part of   Soviet Union (URS)
  1992 Barcelona as part of   Unified Team (EUN)
  1996 Atlanta 0 0 0 0
  2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
  2004 Athens 0 0 0 0
  2008 Beijing 0 1 1 2
  2012 London 0 0 1 1
  2016 Rio de Janeiro 1 0 0 1
  2020 Tokyo Future event
  2024 Paris
  2028 Los Angeles
Total 1 1 2 4

Medals by Winter GamesEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
  2002 Salt Lake City 0 0 0 0
  2006 Turin 0 0 0 0
  2010 Vancouver 0 0 0 0
  2014 Sochi 0 0 0 0
  2018 Pyeongchang Did not participate
  2022 Beijing Future event
  2026 Milan/Cortina
Total 0 0 0 0


Medals by sportEdit

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
  Athletics1001
  Wrestling0101
  Boxing0011
  Judo0011
Totals (4 sports)1124

List of medalistsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

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