India at the
Commonwealth Games
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CGF codeIND
CGAIndian Olympic Association
Websiteolympic.ind.in
Medals
Ranked 4th
Gold
203
Silver
190
Bronze
171
Total
564
Commonwealth Games appearances (overview)

India has competed in all except four editions of the Commonwealth Games; starting at the second Games in 1934. India has also hosted the games once, in 2010. The most successful event for India in these games is shooting.[1][2]

Host Nation

India hosted the Games in 2010, at Delhi. It was India's most successful Commonwealth Games to date with Indian athletes winning 38 gold, 27 silver and 36 bronze medals.[3]

2010 Commonwealth Games bidding results
City Country Votes
Delhi
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India
46
Hamilton
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Canada
22

Overall Medal Tally By Games

At the 2022 Commonwealth Games, India ended its campaign with a total of 61 medals (22 gold, 16 silver, 23 bronze). India with an overall total of 564 medals (203 gold, 190 silver, 171 bronze) is ranked 4th at the All-time Commonwealth Games medal table. India's first ever Commonwealth medal was won by Rashid Anwar, who won a bronze in the category of wrestling in 1934.[4][5]

Year Gold Silver Bronze Total Position
1930 Canada Hamilton, Canada did not participate
1934 England London, England 0 0 1 1 12th
1938 Australia Sydney, Australia 0 0 0 0
1950 New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand did not participate
1954 Canada Vancouver, Canada 0 0 0 0
1958 Wales Cardiff, Wales 2 1 0 3 8th
1962 Australia Perth, Australia did not participate
1966 Jamaica Kingston, Jamaica 3 4 3 10 8th
1970 Scotland Edinburgh, Scotland 5 3 4 12 6th
1974 New Zealand Christchurch, New Zealand 4 8 3 15 6th
1978 Canada, Edmonton, Canada 5 5 5 15 6th
1982 Australia, Brisbane, Australia 5 8 3 16 6th
1986 Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland did not participate
1990 New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand 13 8 11 32 5th
1994 Canada, Victoria, Canada 6 11 7 24 6th
1998 Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 7 10 8 25 7th
2002 England, Manchester, England 30 22 17 69 4th
2006 Australia, Melbourne, Australia 22 17 11 50 4th
2010 India, New Delhi, India 38 27 36 101 2nd
2014 Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland 15 30 19 64 5th
2018 Australia, Gold Coast, Australia 26 20 20 66 3rd
2022 England, Birmingham, England 22 16 23 61 4th
Total 203 190 171 564 4th

Overall Medal Tally By Sport

Name of SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
Shooting634428135
Wrestling493926114
Weightlifting [n 1]465136133
Boxing11132044
Badminton1081331
Table tennis1051328
Athletics6141636
Archery3148
Hockey1416
Squash1225
Tennis1124
Lawn bowls1102
Powerlifting [n 1]1012
Judo05611
Gymnastics0123
Cricket0101
Swimming0011
Totals (17 name of sports)203190171564

Notes

  1. ^ a b India won 1 Silver and 1 bronze medal in Powerlifting started from 2002 to 2014 when medals in Powerlifting were awarded under Weightlifting sport category. From 2018, Medals in Powerlifting are being awarded separately under individual sport category name.

See also

References

  1. ^ "CWG 2022: A Look Back at India's History at the Commonwealth Games". Retrieved 29 July 2022.
  2. ^ "Commonwealth Games: India's medal tally record at Commonwealth Games (CWG)". Retrieved 29 July 2022.
  3. ^ "2010 CWG". Retrieved 22 May 2021.
  4. ^ "India Medals". Commonwealth Games Federation. Retrieved 21 July 2020.
  5. ^ "Commonwealth Games: All-time medal table". Retrieved 29 July 2022.