Pakistan at the Commonwealth Games

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Pakistan
 at the Commonwealth Games

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Pakistan has competed in 12 of the 20 previous Commonwealth Games, from 1954. Its most successful games have been the 1962 Commonwealth Games in Perth, where it was 4th in the overall rankings and won 8 Gold Medals. Its most successful event has been Wrestling, where it has won 37 medals, 20 of which have been Gold. Between 1972 and 1989 it did not participate in any of these Games as it had temporarily withdrawn from the Commonwealth.[1]

Medals by Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
1954 Vancouver 1 3 2 6 11
1958 Cardiff 3 5 2 10 7
1962 Perth 8 1 0 9 4
1966 Kingston 4 1 4 9 7
1970 Edinburgh 4 3 2 9 7
1974 Christchurch did not participate
1978 Edmonton did not participate
1982 Brisbane did not participate
1986 Edinburgh did not participate
1990 Auckland 0 0 0 0 -
1994 Victoria 0 0 3 3 23
1998 Kuala Lumpur 0 1 0 1 28
2002 Manchester 1 3 4 8 19
2006 Melbourne 1 3 1 5 17
2010 Delhi 2 1 2 5 17
2014 Glasgow 0 3 1 4 23
Total 24 24 21 69 15

Source: [2]

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Wrestling 20 11 8 39
Athletics 2 3 6 11
Weightlifting 1 4 1 6
Boxing 1 3 2 6
Shooting 0 1 2 3
Field hockey 0 1 1 2
Judo 0 1 0 1
Total 24 24 21 69

Source: [3]

Overall Medal Tally[edit]

   Gold       Silver       Bronze    Total
Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan 24 24 21 69

At the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Pakistan was 23rd in the medal tally, and was 15th in the All-time tally of medals, with an overall total of 69 medals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pakistan Profile Commonwealth of Nations official website. Retrieved 15 July 2012
  2. ^ http://www.thecgf.com/countries/tally.asp
  3. ^ http://www.thecgf.com/countries/tally_sports.asp


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