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Tokyo Olympics 2020 - List of winners from India

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India's performance at the Tokyo Olympics has been commendable this year with lots of medals and good performances pouring in.

India finishes 48th, best in four decades, 33rd in terms of overall medals won.

Tokyo is the first city in Asia to host an Olympics twice, they first hosted back in 1964.

The motto of Tokyo Olympics 2020 is "United by Emotion", there are 339 events in 33 sports.

Tokyo was selected as the host city during the 125th IOC Session in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2013.

Tokyo 2020 medals have been crafted with recycled electronic waste.

Name Sport Medal Details
Neeraj Chopra Javelin Throw GOLD Winning throw of 87.58 metres.
Mirabai Chanu Weightlifting SILVER Lifted 202 KG in the
Women's category of 49 kgs.
PV Sindhu Badminton BRONZE
Lovlina Borgohain Boxing BRONZE
Men's Hockey Team Hockey BRONZE
Ravi Dahiya Wrestling SILVER 57 kg weight category
Bajrang Punia Wrestling BRONZE 65 kg weight category

India's Tokyo Paralympics medals

India scripted history at Tokyo Paralympics 2020 with its best-ever medal tally of 19 medals, which includes five gold medals, eight silver medals, and six bronze medals.

Name Sport Event Medal
Sumit Antil Athletics Men's Javelin Throw - F64 GOLD
Pramod Bhagat Badminton Men's Singles SL3 GOLD
Krishna Nagar Badminton Men's Singles SH6 GOLD
Manish Narwal Shooting P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 GOLD
Avani Lekhara Shooting R2 - Women's 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 GOLD
Yogesh Kathuniya Athletics Men's Discus Throw - F56 SILVER
Nishad Kumar Athletics Men's High Jump - T47 SILVER
Mariyappan Thangavelu Athletics Men's High Jump - T63 SILVER
Praveen Kumar Athletics Men's High Jump - T64 SILVER
Devendra Jhajharia Athletics Men's Javelin Throw - F46 SILVER
Suhas Yathiraj Badminton Men's Singles SL4 SILVER
Singhraj Adhana Shooting P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 SILVER
Bhavina Patel Table Tennis Women's Singles - Class 4 SILVER
Harvinder Singh Archery Men's Individual Recurve - Open BRONZE
Sharad Kumar Athletics Men's High Jump - T63 BRONZE
Sundar Singh Gurjar Athletics Men's Javelin Throw - F46 BRONZE
Manoj Sarkar Badminton Men's Singles SL3 BRONZE
Singhraj Adhana Shooting P1 - Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 BRONZE
Avani Lekhara Shooting R8 - Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 BRONZE

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