1976 Olympics: 1st Time No Medal in Hockey, No Wrestler After 1936

Montreal Olympics saw India return without any medal as traditional medal game Hockey team failed to reach the podium for the first time since 1928 Olympics. First time after Berlin Olympics, Indian team had no wrestler in the contingent. Sri Ram Singh finishing 7th in Men’s 800 metres was an achievement though.

Indian Performance in Every Olympics
History of All Sports Played at Olympics by India
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Olympics Statistics

    Venue: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sports: 198 Events in 21 sports
    Participating Nations: 92
    Athletes Participating: 6,084 (4,824 men, 1,260 women)

Indian Statistics

    India Ranking: No Medals
    Flag Bearer: None
    Indian Team: 26 Athletes (No female)
    Sports-India: Athletics, Boxing, Hockey, Shooting, Weightlifting
    3rd: Ajitpal Singh (Hockey),Randhir Singh (Shooter)
    2nd: Sri Ram Singh (Athletics Men’s 800 mt), Govinda Billimogaputtaswamy, Ashok Kumar, Harcharan Singh, Varinder Singh (Hockey), Anil Mondal (Weightlifting)


    Hari Chand: Round 1 Men’s 10,000 metres
    Sri Ram Singh: 7th in Men’s 800 metres
    Shivnath Singh: 11th in Men’s Marathon
    T. C. Yohannan: Round 1 in Men’s Long Jump


    Sen Rai: Round 2 Men’s Featherweight
    Chand Machiah: Round 1 Men’s Light-Welterweight

Hockey: 7th
Kiwis surprised all as they won the Gold medal leaving behind Asian, European and Australia. They defeated Pakistan in the final.

    3rd: Ajitpal Singh
    2nd: Govinda Billimogaputtaswamy, Ashok Kumar, Harcharan Singh, Varinder Singh
    Others: Syed Ali, Vasudevan Bhaskaran, Bir Bahadur Chettri, Ashok Diwan, Aslam Sher Khan, V. J. Phillips, Ajit Singh, Baldev Singh, Chand Singh, Mohinder Singh, Surjit Singh


    Def Argentina 4-0
    Lost to Netherlands 1-3
    Lost to Australia 1-6
    Def Canada 3-0
    Def Malaysia 3-0
    Replay Lost to Australia in penalty 5-4 (1-1)
    5-8th: West Germany def Ind 3-2
    7th: Def Malaysia 2-0


    Randhir Singh: Mixed Trap
    Bhim Singh (66 year): Mixed Skeet
    Sandhu Singh Gurbir: Mixed Skeet

Anil Mondal: Men’s Flyweight

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