Tajikistan at the Olympics

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Tajikistan at the Olympic Games

Flag of Tajikistan
IOC code  TJK
NOC National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Tajikistan
Website www.olympic.tj (Tajik)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Russian Empire (1900–1912)
Soviet Union (1952–1988)
Unified Team (1992)

Tajikistan first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1996, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation has also competed at the Winter Olympic Games since 2002. To date, Andrei Drygin is the only person ever to have represented Tajikistan at the Winter Olympics, being his country's sole competitor in 2002, 2006, and 2010.

Previously, Tajik athletes competed as part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics until 1988, and after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Tajikistan was part of the Unified Team in 1992.

Tajikistan won its first ever Olympic medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics, when Rasul Boqiev took the bronze medal in Men's Judo - 73kg.

The National Olympic Committee for Tajikistan was created in 1992 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1900–1912 as part of  Russia (RUS)
1952–1988 as part of  Soviet Union (URS)
Spain 1992 Barcelona as part of  Unified Team (EUN)
United States 1996 Atlanta 0 0 0 0
Australia 2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
Greece 2004 Athens 0 0 0 0
China 2008 Beijing 0 1 1 2
United Kingdom 2012 London 0 0 1 1
Total 0 1 2 3

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling 0 1 0 1
Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing 0 0 1 1
Judo pictogram.svg Judo 0 0 1 1
Total 0 1 2 3

List of medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver Yusup Abdusalomov China 2008 Beijing Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 84 kg
 Bronze Rasul Boqiev China 2008 Beijing Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 73 kg
 Bronze Mavzuna Chorieva United Kingdom 2012 London Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Women's lightweight

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