The Games in numbers

Disciplines
42
Events
306
Venues
37
Countries
206

 
 
 
 
OLYMPIC SNIPPETS

Has Sindhu created a world record in prize money?

Also, India ahead of Pakistan for 20 years running; no food & water for our athletes...

JAI HO

Sindhu breaks into a 100 plus men's only club

Finally India has a women's silver medallist in the form of ace shuttler PV Sindhu!

RIO CARTOONS

Sindhu returns home!

Check out the interesting illustrations on Rio Olympics by our Cartoonist Satish Acharya.

Know the Star: ADITI ASHOK
X-Factor:

As an 18 year old, she is the youngest player on the field. She is the only female golfer representing India at Rio

Did you know?

Aditi started learning golf at 5 and 1/2 years and played first round at 6 years 2 months.

Highlights:

She is the only Indian golfer to have played the Asian Youth Games (2013) Youth Olympic Games (2014) and Asian Games (2014). Her maiden national win was at the age of 9 years and 10 months. She is a three-time National Junior Champion and two-time National Amateur Champion.

Zodiac sign:

Aries

Strengths:

Independent, courageous, optimistic

Focus on:

Cultivating your competitive spirit

Lucky colour:

True blue, crimson red, white

Medals Table

Rank Country Total
1 USA 46 37 38 121
2 GBR 27 23 17 67
3 CHN 26 18 26 70
4 RUS 19 18 19 56
5 GER 17 10 15 42
6 JPN 12 08 21 41
7 FRA 10 18 14 42
8 KOR 09 03 09 21
9 ITA 08 12 08 28
67 IND 00 01 01 02

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