Olympic Schedule

   The Rio 2016 is a major international multi-sport event in the tradition of the Olympic Games, which hosted by Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

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Olympic Games 2016 Schedule

OC Opening ceremony Event competitions 1 Gold medal events EG Exhibition gala CC Closing ceremony


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 Ceremonies (opening / closing) OC CC
 Archery 1 1 1 1 4
 Athletics 3 5 4 5 5 4 6 7 7 1 47
 Badminton 1 1 2 1 5
 Basketball 1 1 2
 Boxing 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 4 13
Canoeing  Slalom 1 1 2 16
 Sprint 4 4 4
Cycling  Road cycling 1 1 2 18
 Track cycling 1 2 2 1 1 3
 BMX 2
 Mountain biking 1 1
 Diving 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 8
 Equestrian 2 1 1 1 1 6
 Fencing 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 10
 Field hockey 1 1 2
 Football 1 1 2
 Golf 1 1 2
Gymnastics  Artistic 1 1 1 1 4 3 3 EG 18
 Rhythmic 1 1
 Trampolining 1 1
 Handball 1 1 2
 Judo 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 14
 Modern pentathlon 1 1 2
 Rowing 2 4 4 4 14
 Rugby sevens 1 1 2
 Sailing 2 2 2 2 2 10
 Shooting 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 2 1 15
 Swimming 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 1 1 34
 Synchronized swimming 1 1 2
 Table tennis 1 1 1 1 4
 Taekwondo 2 2 2 2 8
 Tennis 1 1 3 5
 Triathlon 1 1 2
Volleyball  Beach volleyball 1 1 4
 Indoor volleyball 1 1
 Water polo 1 1 2
 Weightlifting 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 15
 Wrestling 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 18
Total gold medal events 12 14 14 15 20 19 24 21 22 17 25 16 23 22 30 12 306
Cumulative total 12 26 40 55 75 94 118 139 161 178 203 219 242 264 294 306
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List of Indian Olympic Winners

India has won 9 Gold Medals, 6 Silver and 11 Bronze medals, a total of 26 medals in the history of 30 Olympic Games. Here is the list of medal winners from India.

Individual/Team Medal Years Games Sport Event
Norman Pritchard  Silver  1900 Paris Athletics Men’s 200 metres
Norman Pritchard  Silver  1900 Paris Athletics Men’s 200 metre hurdles
National team  Gold  1928 Amsterdam Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Gold  1932 Los Angeles Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Gold  1936 Berlin Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Gold  1948 London Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Gold  1952 Helsinki Hockey Men’s competition
Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav  Bronze  1952 Helsinki Wrestling Men’s freestyle Bantamweight
National team  Gold  1956 Melbourne Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Silver  1960 Rome Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Gold  1964 Tokyo Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Bronze  1968 Mexico Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Bronze  1972 Munich Hockey Men’s competition
National team  Gold  1980 Moscow Hockey Men’s competition
Leander Paes  Bronze  1996 Atlanta Tennis Men’s singles
Karnam Malleswari  Bronze  2000 Sydney Weightlifting Women’s 69 kg
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore  Silver  2004 Athens Shooting Men’s double trap
Abhinav Bindra  Gold  2008 Beijing Shooting Men’s 10 m Air Rifle
Vijender Singh  Bronze  2008 Beijing Boxing Men’s 75 kg
Sushil Kumar  Bronze  2008 Beijing Wrestling Men’s 66 kg Freestyle
Gagan Narang  Bronze  2012 London Shooting Men’s 10m Air Rifle
Vijay Kumar  Silver  2012 London Shooting Men’s 25 Rapid Fire Pistol
Saina Nehwal  Bronze  2012 London Badminton Women’s Singles
Mary Kom  Bronze  2012 London Boxing Women’s Flyweight
Yogeshwar Dutt  Bronze  2012 London Wrestling Men’s 60 kg Freestyle
Sushil Kumar  Silver  2012 London Wrestling Men’s 66 kg Freestyle

   List of countries ranked by the number of times they hosted the Olympic Games

Rank Country Continent Summer Olympics Winter Olympics Total
1 United States North America 4 ( 1904, 1932, 1984, 1996) 4 ( 1932, 1960, 1980, 2002) 8
2 France Europe 2 ( 1900, 1924) 3 ( 1924, 1968, 1992) 5
3 Japan Asia 2 ( 1940, 1964, 2020) 2 ( 1940, 1972, 1998) 4
4 Canada North America 1 ( 1976) 2 ( 1988, 2010) 3
5 United Kingdom Europe 3 ( 1908, 1944, 1948, 2016) 0 3
5 Italy Europe 1 ( 1960) 2 ( 1944, 1956, 2006) 3
5 Germany Europe 2 ( 1916, 1936, 1972) 1 ( 1936) 3
8 South Korea Asia 1 ( 1988) 1 ( 2018) 2
8 Soviet Union/ Russia Europe 1 ( 1980) 1 ( 2014) 2
8 Australia Oceania 2 ( 1956, 2000) 0 2
8 Greece Europe 2 ( 1896, 2004) 0 2
8 Norway Europe 0 2 ( 1952, 1994) 2
8 Austria Europe 0 2 ( 1964, 1976) 2
8 Switzerland Europe 0 2 ( 1928, 1948) 2
15 Brazil South America 1 ( 2016) 0 1
15 China Asia 1 ( 2008) 0 1
15 Spain Europe 1 ( 1992) 0 1
15 SFR Yugoslavia Europe 0 1 ( 1984) 1
15 Mexico North America 1 ( 1968) 0 1
15 Finland Europe 1 ( 1940, 1952) 0 1
15 Netherlands Europe 1 ( 1928) 0 1
15 Belgium Europe 1 ( 1920) 0 1
15 Sweden Europe 1 ( 1912) 0 1