India at the
1968 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeIND
NOCIndian Olympic Association
Websiteolympic.ind.in
in Mexico City
Competitors25 in 5 sports
Medals
Ranked 42nd
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

India competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 25 competitors, all men, took part in 11 events in 5 sports.[1]

Medalists

Bronze

Field hockey, Men's Team Competition. Team members:

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification Round — 60.84(→ 20th place)

Hockey

Main article: Hockey at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Two shooters represented India in 1968.

Trap
  • Qualification Round — 194(→ 10th place)
  • Qualification Round — 192(→ 17th place)
Skeet
  • Qualification Round — 187(→ 28th place)

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Key:

Men's Freestyle
Athlete Event Round 1
Result
Round 2
Result
Round 3
Result
Round 4
Result
Round 5
Result
Round 6
Result
Round 7
Result
Rank
Sudesh Kumar −52 kg  Boris Dimovski (YUG)
W Os
 Gustavo Ramírez (GUA)
W VT
 Wanelge Castillo (PAN)
L Pt
Bye  Richard Sanders (USA)
L VT
Did not Advance 6
Bishambar Singh −57 kg Bye  Herbert Singerman (CAN)
W Os
 Hasan Sevnic (TUR)
W Pt
 Donald Behm (USA)
L Os
 Yojiro Uetake (JPN)
L Os
Did not Advance -
Udey Chand −70 kg  Angel Aldama (GUA)
W VT
 Klaus Rost (FRG)
W Pt
 Rodger Till (GBR)
W VT
 Francisco Lebequer (CUB)
L VT
 Abdollah Movahed (IRN)
L Pt
Did not Advance 6
Mukhtiar Singh −78 kg  Yury Shakhmuradov (URS)
L VT
 Tatsuo Sasaki (JPN)
L VT
Did not Advance N/A -
Men's Greco-Roman
Athlete Event Round 1
Result
Round 2
Result
Round 3
Result
Round 4
Result
Round 5
Result
Round 6
Result
Rank
Sudesh Kumar −52 kg  Mohamed Karmous (MAR)
Draw
 Imre Alker (HUN)
L VT
Did not Advance -

References

  1. ^ "India at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 1 January 2016.