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Tokyo Olympics 2020

The 2020 Summer Olympics officially the Games of the XXXII Olympiad  and branded as Tokyo 2020  scheduled from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo, Japan, with 339 events in 33 sports (50 disciplines) of 206 countries . Tokyo was the first city in Asia to hold the Summer Games twice.

The United States topped the medal count by both complete golds (39) and complete medals (113), with China completing second by both respects (38 and 88). India finished at 48th place in Tokyo Olympics after winning seven medals. Miraitowa and Someity (“future” and “eternity.”) is the mascot of the Games.

The Next Summer Games will be in Paris in 2024 and Los Angeles in 2028.

Medal

Name

Sport

Event

Date

 Gold

 Neeraj Chopra

Athletics

Men's javelin throw

7 August

 Silver

 Mirabai Chanu

Weightlifting

Women's 49 kg

24 July

Silver

Ravi Kumar Dahiya

Wrestling

Men's freestyle 57 kg

5 August

Bronze

Lovlina Borgohain

Boxing

Women's welterweight

4 August

 Bronze

Men's hockey team

Field hockey

Men's tournament

5 August

 Bronze

PV Sindhu

Badminton

Women's singles

1 August

 Bronze

Bajrang Punia

Wrestling

Men's freestyle 65 kg

7 August