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Olympics 2012 Medal Winners

Yogeshwar Dutt- 65kg Wrestling Gold

 

Event: Wrestling

Born: 1982, Haryana

 

Achievement

  • 60kg - Gold - 2003 Commonwealth Championship
  • 60kg - Bronze - 2006 Asian games, Qatar
  • 60 kg - Gold  - Asian Championship
  • 60kg - Gold - 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 60kg - Bronze - 2012 Olympic Games, England
  • 60kg - Gold- 2012 Asian Wrestling Championship, South Korea
  • 65kg - Gold - 2014 Commonwealth Games, Scotland

Awards

  • 2009 Arjuna Award
  • 2012 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Vijay Kumar – 25m Rapid Fire Pistol, Silver

 

Event: Shooting

Born: 1985, Himachal Pradesh

 

Achievements

  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol(Singles) – Gold – 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol(Pairs) – Gold – 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol – Bronze – 2006 Asian Games, Qatar
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol – Silver – 2009 ISSF World Shooting Championship, China
  • 25m Centre Fire Pistol – Bronze – 2010 Asian Games, China
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol(Singles) – Gold – 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol(Pairs) – Gold – 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 25m Centre Fire Pistol(Singles) – Silver – 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 25m Centre Fire Pistol(Pairs) – Gold – 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol – Silver – 2011 ISSF World Shooting Championship, United States of America
  • 25m Rapid Fire Pistol – Silver- 2012 Olympic Games, England

Awards and Recognitions

  • Padma Shri – 2013 list
  • Arjuna Award – 2007
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – 2012
  • Ati Vishista Seva Medal(Military Decoration) – 2013 List
  • Sena Medal

Sushil Kumar – Men’s Freestyle 66kg, Silver

 

Event: Wrestling

Born: 1983, Delhi

 

Achievements

  • 60kg - Bronze - 2003 Asian Championships, India
  • 66kg - Silver - 2007 Asian Championships, Kyrgyzstan
  • 66kg - Bronze - 2008 Asian Championships, South Korea
  • 66kg - Bronze - 2008 Olympic Games, China
  • 66kg - Gold - 2010 Asian Championships, India
  • 66kg - Gold - 2012 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 66kg - Silver - 2012 Olympic Games, England
  • 74kg - Gold - 2014 Commonwealth Games, Scotland

Awards

  • 2005 Arjuna Awards
  • 2009 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Gagan Narang – Men’s 10m Air Rifle, Bronze

 

Event: 10m air rifle, 50m air rifle

Born: 1983, Tamil Nadu

 

Achievements

  • 10m air rifle - Bronze(team) - 2006 Asian Games, Qatar
  • 50m air rifle 3 positions - Bronze(team) - 2006 Asian Games, Qatar
  • 50m air rifle 3 positions - Bronze - 2006 Asian Games, Qatar
  • 50m air rifle 3 positions - Gold(team) - 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • 50m air rifle 3 positions - Gold - 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • 10m air rifle  - Gold(team) - 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • 10m air rifle  - Gold - 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • 10m air rifle  - Silver - 2010 Asian Games, South Korea
  • 10m air rifle  - Silver(team) - 2010 Asian Games, South Korea
  • 10m air rifle  - Gold(team) - 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 10m air rifle  - Gold - 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 50m air rifle 3 positions  - Gold(team) - 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 50m air rifle 3 positions  - Gold - 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • 10m air rifle  - Silver - 2012 Olympic Games, UK
  • 50m rifle prone - Silver - 2014 Commonwealth Games, Scotland

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2010 Padma Shree
  • 2010 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Saina Nehwal – Women’s Singles Badminton, Bronze

 

Event: Badminton

Born: 1990, Haryana

 

Achievements

  • Mixed Team – Bronze – 2006 Commonwealth Games, Australia
  • Women’s Singles – Gold – 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • Mixed Team – Silver – 2010 Commonwealth Games, India
  • Women’s Singles – Bronze – 2010 Asian Championships, India
  • Women’s Singles – Bronze – 2012 Olympic Games, England
  •  Team – Bronze – 2014 Uber Cup, India

Awards and Recognitions

  • Padma Shri – 2010
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – 2009
  • Arjuna Award – 2009

Mary Kom – Women’s Flyweight Boxing, Bronze

 

Event: Boxing

Born: 1983, Manipur

 

Achievements

  • 45kg – Silver – 2001 Women’s World Amateur Boxing Championships, United States of America
  • 45kg – Gold - 2002 Women’s World Amateur Boxing Championships, Turkey
  • Pinweight – Gold – 2003 Asian Women’s Boxing Championship, India
  • 45kg – Gold - 2005 Women’s World Amateur Boxing Championships, Russia
  • Pinweight – Gold – 2005 Asian Women’s Boxing Championship, Taiwan
  • 46kg – Gold - 2006 Women’s World Amateur Boxing Championships, India
  • 46kg – Gold - 2008 Women’s World Amateur Boxing Championships, China
  • Flyweight – Gold – 2010 Asian Women’s Boxing Championship, Kazakhstan
  • 48kg – Gold - 2010 Women’s World Amateur Boxing Championships, Barbados
  • Flyweight – Gold – 2012 Asian Women’s Boxing Championship, Mongolia
  • Flyweight – Bronze – 2012 Olympic Games, England

Awards and Recognitions

  • Padma Bhushan – 2013
  • Padma Shree – 2010
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – 2009
  • Arjuna Award – 2003
  • People of the year(Limca Book of Records) – 2007