India at the
1992 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeIND
NOCIndian Olympic Association
Websiteolympic.ind.in
in Barcelona
Competitors53
Flag bearer Shiny Abraham-Wilson
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

India competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.[1]

Competitor

Sports Men Women Total Events
Archery 3 0 3 2
Athletics 1 1 2 2
Badminton 2 1 3 3
Boxing 5 0 5 5
Field Hockey 16 0 16 1
Judo 4 1 5 5
Sailing 2 0 2 1
Shooting 0 2 2 3
Table Tennis 2 1 3 2
Tennis 2 0 2 2
Weightlifting 3 0 3 1
Wrestling 6 0 6 6
Total 46 6 52 33

Archery

Main article: Archery at the 1992 Summer Olympics

In India's second appearance in Olympic archery, the nation was represented by three men.

Athlete Event Ranking Round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals Final
Score Rank Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Rank
Limba Ram Men's Individual 1306 23  Claude Rousseau (CAN)

L 102-100

Did Not Advance
Lalremsanga Chhangte 1243 53 Did Not Advance
Dhulchand Damor 1212 66 Did Not Advance
Dhulchand Damor

Lalremsanga Chhangte

Limba Ram

Men's

Team

3761 15 N/A  Unified Team (EUN)

L 220-241

Did Not Advance

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Heats Semi Finals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Bahadur Prasad Men's 5000m 13:50.71 8 N/A Did Not Advance
Shiny Wilson Women's 800m 2:01.90 4 Did Not Advance

Badminton

Main article: Badminton at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals Final
Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Rank
Deepankar Bhattacharya Men's Singles  Ivan Ivanov (BUL)

Win 15–4, 15-1

 Hannes Fuchs (AUT)

Win 8–15, 15–11, 15-11

 Zhao Jianhua (CHN)

Loss 4–15, 12-15

Did Not Advance
Madhumita Bisht Women's Singles  Elsa Nielsen (ISL)

Win 11–3, 11-0

 Joanne Muggeridge (GBR)

Loss 7–11, 8-11

Did Not Advance
Deepankar Bhattacharya

Vimal Kumar

Men's Doubles N/A  R. Sidek/
J. Sidek (MAS)

Loss 6–15, 3-15

Did Not Advance

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semifinals Final
Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Rank
Rajendra Prasad Men's Light Flyweight (48 kg)  Andrzej Rżany (POL)0W 12-6  Roel Velasco (PHI)

L 6-15

Did Not Advance
Dharmendra Yadav Men's Flyweight (51 kg)  István Kovács (HUN)

L 5-21

Did Not Advance
Devarajan Venkatesan Men's Bantamweight (54 kg)  Joel Casamayor (CUB)

L 7-13

Did Not Advance
Narendar Bisth Singh Men's Featherweight (57 kg)  Carlos Gerena (PUR)

L 11-20

Did Not Advance
Sandeep Gollen Men's Light welterweight (63 kg)  Laid Bouneb (ALG)

L 4-11

Did Not Advance

Field Hockey

Main article: Field hockey at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Team Roster

Preliminary round

Group A

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Australia 5 4 1 0 20 2 +18 9 Semi-finals
2  Germany 5 4 1 0 16 4 +12 9
3  Great Britain 5 3 0 2 7 10 −3 6 5–8th place semi-finals
4  India 5 2 0 3 4 8 −4 4
5  Argentina 5 1 0 4 3 12 −9 2 9–12th place semi-finals
6  Egypt 5 0 0 5 4 18 −14 0
Source: FIH
26 July 1992
16:00
India  0-3  Germany
Report Blunck field hockey ball 18'
Fischer field hockey ball 50'
Tewes field hockey ball 62'
Umpires:
Alan Waterman (CAN)
Santiago Deo (ESP)
28 July 1992
09:45
India  1–0  Argentina
Powar field hockey ball 5' Report
Umpires:
Nikolai Stepanov (URS)
Adriano de Vecchi (ITA)
30 July 1992
10:15
Great Britain  3–1  India
Hill field hockey ball 19'
Kerly field hockey ball 60'
Thompson field hockey ball 63'
Report Sebastian field hockey ball 53'
Umpires:
Peter von Reth (NED)
Jose Gortazar (ESP)
1 August 1992
20:00
Australia  1–0  India
Stacy field hockey ball 3' Report
Umpires:
Jose Gortazar (ESP)
Adriano de Vecchi (ITA)
3 August 1992
17:30
India  2–1  Egypt
J. Singh field hockey ball 12'
Nandanoori field hockey ball 21'
Report F. Gamal field hockey ball 38'
Umpires:
M Iqbal Bali (PAK)
Guillaume Langle (FRA)

Classification Matches

5–8th place semi-finals

5 August 1992
09:45
Spain  2–0  India
Iglesias field hockey ball 40'
Freixa field hockey ball 57'
Report
Umpires:
Graham Nash (GBR)
Alan Waterman (CAN)

7th Place Game

6 August 1992
17:00
New Zealand  2–3  India
C. Russ field hockey ball 13'
Radovonich field hockey ball 52'
Report Powar field hockey ball 6'
Kumar field hockey ball 35'41'
Umpires:
Nikolai Stepanov (CIS)
Peter von Reth (NED)

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Narinder Singh Men's −60 kg  Ahmed El-Sayed (EGY)

L E - WAZ

Did Not Advance
Sandeep Byala Men's −65 kg Bye  Sorahi (YEM)

W IPO-E

 Cantin (CAN)

L E-YUS

Did Not Advance
Rajinder Kumar Dhange Men's −86 kg Bye  Hirotaka Okada (JPN)

L E-IPO

Did Not Advance
Cawas Billimoria Men's − +95 kg N/A  Ernesto Pérez (ESP)

L E-W

Did Not Advance
Sangita Mehta Women's −72+ kg N/A Bye  Supatra Yompakdee (THA)

L E-IPO

Did Not Advance

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Helmsman Crew Total Total -1 Rank
Farokh Tarapore Cyrus Cama 191 147 23

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Soma Dutta Women's 50 m rifle three positions 572 22 Did Not Advance
Women's 10 m air rifle 383 35 Did Not Advance
Abha Dhillan Women's 10 m air pistol 366 45 Did Not Advance

Table Tennis

Main article: Table tennis at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Group Stage Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals Final
Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Rank Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Rank
Kamlesh Mehta Men's Singles  Kim Taek-Soo (KOR)

Loss 1-2

 Lü Lin (CHN)

Win 2-0

 Abdelhadi Legdali (MAR)

Win 2-0

2 Did Not Advance
Chetan Baboor  Carl Prean (GBR)

Loss 0-2

 Choi Kyong-sob (PRK)

Loss 0-2

 Roberto Casares (ESP)

Loss 1-2

4 Did Not Advance
Niyati Roy-Shah Women's Singles  Otilia Badescu (ROU)

Loss 0-2

 Jasna Fazlić-Reed (IOP)

Loss 0-2

 Marisel Ramírez (CUB)

Win 2-0

3 Did Not Advance

Tennis

Main article: Tennis at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals Final
Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Opposition

Result

Rank
Leander Paes Men's Singles  Jaime Yzaga (PER)

Loss 6–1, 6–7, 0–6, 0-6

Did Not Advance
Ramesh Krishnan  Jim Courier (USA)

Loss 2–6, 6–4, 6–1, 6-4

Did Not Advance
Leander Paes

Ramesh Krishnan

Men's Doubles N/A  I Božič /
B Trupej (SLO)

Win 6–3, 6–2, 6-2

 J Fitzgerald /
T Woodbridge (AUS)

Win 6–4, 7–5, 4–6, 6-1

 G Ivanišević /
G Prpić (CRO)

Loss 6–7, 7–5, 4–6, 3-6

Did Not Advance

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Result
Badathala Adisekhar Men's −52 kg 97.5 125 222.5 10
Ponnuswamy Rangaswamy Men's −56 kg 102.5 127.5 230 18
Sivaraj Naalamuthu Pillai Men's −60 kg 115.0 140.0 255.0 22

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1992 Summer Olympics

4 wrestlers in Men's Freestyle and 2 in Men's Greco Roman has represented India in the 1992 Summer Olympics.

Athlete Event Elimination Group Stage Classification Match
Round 1

Opposition

Result

Round 2

Opposition

Result

Round 3

Opposition

Result

Round 4

Opposition

Result

Round 5

Opposition

Result

Round 6

Opposition

Result

Rank Opposition

Result

Rank
Anil Kumar Men's freestyle 52 kg  Orel (TUR)

L 0-4 ST

 Torkan (IRI)

L 0-4 ST

Did Not Advance - Did Not Advance
Ashok Kumar Garg Men's freestyle 57 kg  Mallah (IRI)

L 1-3 PP

 Musaoğlu (TUR)

L 0-3 PO

Did Not Advance - Did Not Advance
Dharan Singh Dahiya Men's freestyle 62 kg  Moustopoulos (GRE)

L 1-3 PP

 Müller (SUI)

L 1-3 PP

Did Not Avance - Did Not Advance
Subhash Verma Men's freestyle 100 kg  Bourdoulis (GRE)

W 3-0 PO

 Aavik (EST)

W 3-0 PO

 Gholami (IRI)

W 3-1 PP

 Coleman (USA)

L 1-3 PP

 Tae-woo (KOR)

L 1-3 PP

N/A 3  Radomski (POL)

W 0-3 PO

6
Pappu Yadav Men's Greco-Roman 48 kg  Faragó (HUN)

W 4-0 SU

 Hassoun (SYR)

W 3-1 PP

 Simkhah (IRI)

L 1-3 PP

 Maenza (ITA)

L 0-4 ST

Did Not Advance N/A 4  Rønningen (NOR)

L WO

8
Mohan Ramchandra Patil Men's Greco-Roman 62 kg  Pazaj (IRI)

L 1-3 PP

 Dietsche (SUI)

L 0-3 PO

Did Not Advance - Did Not Advance

References

  1. ^ "Indian hockey suffers due to indiscipline". Retrieved 1 May 2022.