India Paralympics Medals

India’s previous best tally at one edition of the Paralympic Games was four (2016 as well as 1984 but more gold medals in Rio). They won nearly five times as many in Tokyo. India’s total number of Gold Medals at the Paralympics before Tokyo was four. India won five of those just at these Games.

YEARGOLDSILVERBRONZETOTAL
202158619
20162114
20120101
20041012
19840224
19721001
TOTAL9121031
INDIA’S PARALYMPICS GAMES BY YEAR

From an Indian perspective, just like the Olympics, the current edition of the Paralympics in Tokyo will never be forgotten. India ended up winning 19 medals in all, including 5 Gold, 8 Silver and 6 Bronze, to mark its best ever outing at the Paralympic Games. India’s medal haul crossed the double figure mark in a single edition of the Paralympics for the first time in history. Before this, the best showing for India at the Paralympic Games was a total haul of four medals, which was registered in two separate editions (1984 and 2016).

NAMESPORTEVENTMEDAL
SUMIT ANTILATHLETICSMEN’S JAVELIN THROW – F64GOLD
PRAMOD BHAGATBADMINTONMEN’S SINGLES SL3GOLD
KRISHNA NAGARBADMINTONMEN’S SINGLES SH6GOLD
MANISH NARWALSHOOTINGP4 MIXED 50M PISTOL SH1GOLD
AVANI LEKHARASHOOTINGR2 WOMEN’S 10M AIR RIFLE STANDING SH1GOLD
YOGESH KATHUNIYAATHLETICSMEN’S DISCUS THROW F56SILVER
NISHAD KUMARATHLETICSMEN’S HIGH JUMP T47SILVER
MARIYAPPAN THANGAVELUATHLETICSMEN’S HIGH JUMP T63SILVER
PRAVEEN KUMARATHLETICSMEN’S HIGH JUMP T64SILVER
DEVENDRA JHAJHARIAATHLETOCSMEN’S JAVELIN THROW F46SILVER
SUHAS YATHIRAJBADMINTONMEN’S SINGLES SL4SILVER
SINGHRAJ ADHANASHOOTINGP4 MIXED 50M PISTOL SH1SILVER
BHAVINA PATELTABLE TENNISWOMEN’S SINGLES CLASS 4SILVER
HARVINDER SINGHARCHERYMEN’S INDIVIDUAL RECURVE OPENBRONZE
SHARAD KUMARATHLETICSMEN’S HIGH JUMP T63BRONZE
SUNDAR SINGH GURJARATHLETICSMEN’S JAVELIN THROW F46BRONZE
MANOJ SARKARBADMINTONMEN’S SINGLES SL3BRONZE
SINGHRAJ ADHANASHOOTINGP1 MEN’S 10M AIR PISTOL SH1BRONZE
AVANI LEKHARASHOOTINGR8 WOMEN’S 50M RIFLE 3 POSITIONS SH1BRONZE
INDIA’S TOKYO PARALYMPICS MEDALS

There are total of 54 Indian athletes in Tokyo Paralympics 2021 who will be playing these nine international sports. In total there are 4,537 players participating in Paralympics 2020. Tokyo Paralympics India Players are governed by International Paralympics Committee. This has been 16th Summer Paralympics Games. All the Indian Players who have participated in Paralympics 2020 Tokyo.

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