After winning no medals in 1938 and 1954, Indians won the first medal in 1958 as they won two Gold Medals and 1 Silver as Indians participated in Athletics, Boxing and Wrestling.
2 Gold medals and 1 Silver
Milkha Singh Men’s 440 yards won with timing of 46.71 ahead of South African Malcolm (46.9) and Canadaian Terry (47.05)
Gold: Lila Ram Sangwan (Heavyweight) def Jacobus of South Africa in the finals.
Silver: Lachmi Kant Pandey (Welterweight) lost to Bashir of Pakistan