India at the 2004 Summer Paralympics

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India at the
2004 Summer Paralympics
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IPC code IND
NPC Paralympic Committee of India
Website www.paralympicindia.org.in
in Athens
Competitors 12 in 2 sports
Medals
Ranked 53rd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 0 1 2
Summer Paralympics appearances

India competed at the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens, Greece. The team included twelve athletes—eleven men and one woman.[1] Indian competitors won two medals at the Games, one gold and one bronze, to finish joint 53rd in the medal table.[2]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Devendra Jhajharia Athletics Men's javelin F44/46
 Bronze Rajinder Singh Rahelu Powerlifting Men's 56kg

Sports[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's field[edit]

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Nir Bahadur Gurung F53 Discus 18.72 - 6
Shot put 6.18 - 9
V. Gopalappa F55 Discus 25.20 - 11
F55-56 Javelin 19.94 682 18
Devendra Jhajharia F44/46 Javelin 62.15 WR 1117 1st, gold medalist(s)
F46 Triple jump 12.03 - 9
Syamala Raju F54 Discus 22.87 - 9
Rajarathinam Subbaiah F46 Long jump 5.40 - 11
Triple jump DNS
Singh Surjeet F42 Shot put 10.70 - 9
Yadvendra Vashishta F44/46 Discus 33.35 667 11
Shot put 10.71 737 14

Women's field[edit]

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Malathi Krishna F54/55 Discus 14.67 573 13
Shot put 5.24 861 8

Powerlifting[edit]

Athlete Event Result Rank
Basha Farman 52kg 127.5 10
Rajinder Singh Rahelu 56kg 157.5 3rd, bronze medalist(s)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Participation Numbers Athens 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 7 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Medal Standings Athens 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 15 June 2011.