India has won 28 medals (9 gold, 7 silver, 12 bronze) in total at the Olympic games. Following is the list of all the Indian medallists. 1900 Paris : Norman Pritchard (2 Silvers in Athletics)When did India first compete in the Olympics?
India first participated at the Olympic Games in 1900, with a lone athlete (Norman Pritchard) winning two medals- both silver- in athletics and became the first Asian nation to win an Olympic medal. The nation first sent a team to the Summer Olympic Games in 1920, and has participated in every Summer Games since then.Who won the first Olympic medal for India?
First Olympic Gold Medal Won by India was in 1928 Olympics in hockey. India defeated the host country Holland 3-0 in the finals.Is India in the Winter Olympics?
India at the Winter Olympics. India is a latecomer at the Winter Games and this is not surprising since the nation has a mostly warm climate. The nation started competing at the Winter Games in Innsbruck, Austria in 1964, and have been regulars since 1998. Although the nation is massive in terms of land area and at the same time densely populated,...