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LONDON OLYMPICS - 2012

India takes part in the 2012 Summer Olympics being held in London from 27 July to 12 August 2012.

The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.

Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD.

Medal
Name
Sport
Event
Date
Silver
Vijay Kumar
Shooting
Men's 25 m rapid fire pistol
August 3
Bronze
Gagan Narang
Shooting
Men's 10 m air rifle
July 30

Competitors

Sport
Men
Women
Events
Events Left
Medals Possible
Next Event Date/Time
3 3 4 0 0 OVER
8 6 11 9 12 3rd August 19:10 IST
2 3 4 1 1 4th August 13:30 IST (Bronze Medal Play-Off)
7 1 8 5 5 3rd August 21:30 (+4:30 for IST)
18 0 1 1 0 5th August 2012 13:15 (+4:30 for IST)
0 1 1 0 0 OVER
3 0 2 1 0 4th August
7 4 10 3 4 4th August 09:30 (+4:30 for IST)
1 0 1 0 0 OVER
1 1 2 0 0 OVER
5 2 4 1 1 3rd August 18:30 (+4:30 for IST)
1 1 2 0 0 OVER
4 1 5 5 5 9th August 3:00
13 sports
60 23 55 26 28

 Archery

Men

athlete
Events
Final
Points Rank
Jayanta Talukdar
Individual 650 53
Rahul Banerjee
Individual 655 46
Tarundeep Rai
Individual 664 31
Jayanta Talukdar

Rahul Banerjee

Tarundeep Rai

 team 1969 12

Women

athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Laishram Bombayla Devi
Individual 651 22
Deepika Kumari
Individual 662 8
Chekrovolu Swuro
Individual 625 50
Laishram Bombayla Devi

Deepika Kumari

Chekrovolu Swuro

team 1938 9

 Athletics

MEN

Track & road events

Athlete Event
Final
Points Rank
Basanta Bahadur Rana
50 km wal 11 August    
Baljinder Singh
20 km walk 4 August
Gurmeet Singh
20 km walk 4 August
Irfan Kolothum Thodi
20 km walk 4 August
Ram Singh Yadav
Marathon 12 August

Field events

Athlete
Score
Final
Points Rank
Vikas Gowda
Discus throw 6 August
Om Prakash Karhana
Shot put 19.86 19
Renjith Maheshwary
Triple jump 7 August

Women

Track & road events

Athlete
Event
Final
Points Rank
Tintu Luka
800 m
8 August
    
Sudha Singh
3000 m steeplechase
4 August


Field events

Athlete
Score
Final
Points Rank
Seema Antil
Discus throw 3 August
Mayookha Johny
Triple jump 13.77 22
Krishna Poonia
Discus throw 3 August
Sahana Kumari
Discus throw 9 August

 Badminton

India has earned 5 quotas in badminton.

Athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Parupalli Kashyap
Men's singles
Saina Nehwal
Women's singles
Jwala Gutta
Ashwini Ponnappa
Women's doubles
Valiyaveetil Diju
Jwala Gutta
Mixed doubles

 Boxing

India has earned 8 quotas in boxing.

Men

Athlete
Score
Final
Points Rank
Devendro Singh
Light flyweight
Shiva Thapa
Bantamweight
Jai Bhagwan
Lightweight
Manoj Kumar
Light welterweight
Vikas Krishan Yadav
Welterweight
Vijender Singh
Middleweight
Sumit Sangwan
Light heavyweight

Women

Athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Mary Kom
Flyweight
Shiva Thapa
Bantamweight

 Field hockey

The following is the Indian roster in the men's field hockey tournament of the 2012 Summer Olympics.

   London Olympics - 2012

      1. Ignace Tirkey

     2. Dharamvir Singh

      4. Sandeep Singh

      6. Bharat Chettri (C, GK)

      7. Manpreet Singh

      8. Sardara Singh (VC)

      12. V. R. Raghunath(India)

      13. Gurbaj Singh



      14. Tushar Khandker

      15. S. K. Uthappa

      16. P. R. Sreejesh (GK)

      17. Danish Mujtaba

      18. Shivendra Singh

      21. Gurwinder Singh Chandi

      24. Sowmarpet Sunil

      26. Birendra Lakra


 Judo

India has earned 1 quota in judo.

Athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Garima Chaudhary
Women's -63 kg

 Rowing

India has qualified 2 boats with up to 3 athletes.

Athlete Score
Final
Times Rank
Swarn Singh Virk
Single sculls 7:29.66 4 16 OC
Sandeep Kumar
Manjeet Singh
Lightweight double sculls 4 August

 Shooting

India has earned 11 quotas in shooting events.Indian's chances of winning medals at the 2012
London Summer Olympics are maximum in Shooting.

Men

Athlete Qualification
Score
Final
Points Rank
Abhinav Bindra
10 m air rifle 594 16
Gagan Narang
10 m air rifle 701.1 3
Joydeep Karmakar
50 m rifle prone 699.1 4
Gagan Narang
50 m rifle prone 593 18
Vijay Kumar
10 m air pistol 570 31
Vijay Kumar
25 m rapid fire pistol 585 2
Gagan Narang
50 m rifle 3 positions 6 August
Sanjeev Rajput
50 m rifle 3 positions 6 August
Manavjit Singh Sandhu
Trap 5 August
Ronjan Sodhi
Double trap 134 11

Women

Athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Shagun Chowdhary
Trap
Rahi Sarnobat
25 m pistol 579 19
Annuraj Singh
25 m pistol 575 30
Annuraj Singh
10 m air pistol
378
23
Heena Sidhu
10 m air pistol 382 12

 Swimming

India has gained a "Universality place" from the FINAL.

Men

Athlete
Score
Final
Points Rank
Ullalmath Gagan
1500 m freestyle

 Table tennis

India has won 2 quotas in table tennis.

Athlete
Score
Final
Points Rank
Soumyajit Ghosh
Men's singles
Ankita Das
Women's singles

 Tennis

Athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Somdev Devvarman
Men's singles
Mahesh Bhupathi
Rohan Bopanna
Leander Paes
Vishnu Vardhan
Men's doubles
Rushmi Chakravarthi
Sania Mirza
Women's doubles
Leander Paes
Sania Mirza
Mixed doubles

 Weightlifting

Athlete Score
Final
Total Rank
Katulu Ravi Kumar
Men's -69 kg
303
15
Ngangbam Soniya Chanu
Manjeet Singh
Women's -48 kg
171
7

 Wrestling

India has won 5 quotas in the following events.

Men's freestyle

Athlete Qualification
Score
Final
Points Rank
Amit Kumar
-55 kg August 10    
Yogeshwar Dutt
-60 kg August 11
Sushil Kumar
-66 kg August 12
Narsingh Pancham Yadav
-74 kg August 10

Women's freestyle

Athlete Score
Final
Points Rank
Geeta Phogat
-55 kg August 9