India at the 1951 Asian Games

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India at the
1951 Asian Games
Flag of India.svg
IOC code IND
NOC Indian Olympic Association
in New Delhi
Ranked 2nd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
15 16 20 51
Asian Games appearances (overview)

India participated and hosted the 1951 Asian Games held in the capital city of New Delhi from March 4, 1951 to March 11, 1951. India was ranked 2nd with 15 gold medals in this edition of the Asiad.[1] Sachin Nag won a gold in swimming in this edition.

Medal table[edit]

Medals by discipline
Discipline Gold medal icon.svg Silver medal icon.svg Bronze medal icon.svg Total
Athletics 11 12 12 34
Cycling 0 1 2 3
Diving 2 1 1 4
Football 1 0 0 5
Swimming 1 1 4 6
Water polo 1 0 0 1
Weightlifting 0 1 1 2
Total 50 25 25 100

Medal Winner's[edit]


Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Lavy Pinto Athletics Men's 100 m
 Gold Lavy Pinto Athletics Men's 200 m
 Gold Ranjit Singh Athletics Men's 800 m
 Gold Nikka Singh Athletics Men's 1500 m
 Gold A. S. Bakshi
Govind Singh
Balwant Singh
Athletics Men's 4 × 400 m relay
 Gold Chota Singh Athletics Men's Marathon
 Gold Mahabir Prasad Athletics Men's 10000 m walk
 Gold Vishal Toor Athletics 2 miles wlak Men's Marathon]]
 Gold Bakhtawar Singh Athletics Men's 50 km walk
 Gold Madan Lal Athletics Men's Shot put
 Gold Makhan Singh Athletics Men's Discus throw
 Gold K. P. Thakkar Diving Men's 3 m springboard
 Gold K. P. Thakkar Diving Men's 10 m platform
 Gold India Football Men's Team
 Gold Sachin Nag Swimming Men's 100 m freestyle
 Gold India Water Polo Men's Team