India at the 1982 Asian Games

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India at the
1982 Asian Games
Flag of India.svg
IOC code IND
NOC Indian Olympic Association
in New Delhi
Medals
Ranked 5th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
13 19 25 57
Asian Games appearances (overview)

India was the host nation for the 1982 Asian Games held at Delhi, India from November 19 to December 4, 1982. Ranked 5th with 13 gold medals, 19 silver medals and 25 bronze medals with a total of 57 over-all medals.[1]

Gold Medal Winners[edit]

  • Charles Borromeo - Men's 800m;
  • MD Valsamma - Women's 400m hurdles;
  • Chand Ram - Men's 20 km walk;
  • Bahadur Singh - Men's Shot Putt;
  • Raghubir Singh - Men's Equestrian;
  • Rupi Brar - Equestrian Tent Pegging;
  • Men's Equestrian Team;
  • Men's Golf Team;
  • Bunny Laxman Singh - Men's Golf;

India performance was much better than the recent ones.india got 50+ medals.

  • Satpal Singh - Wrestling, Heavyweight;
  • Kaur Singh - Boxing, Heavyweight;
  • Women's Hockey Team;
  • Tarapore and Karanja - Sailing, Enterprise Class;

References[edit]