Did PT Usha won Olympic medal?
Usha, fondly called the ‘Payyoli Express’, had made the world realise India’s potential in athletics when she missed the bronze medal at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics in 400 metre hurdles by 1/100th of a second, making it the closest-ever miss for an Indian athlete in any competition.
How many medals won in Olympics 2021 list?
Till now, Indians won 7 medals in total. Two of these are Silver medals and three are bronze medals and one Gold medal. We are providing the sports and players who won a medal for India in Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Tokyo Olympics 2021 India Medal List.
|Wrestling (65 Kg)||Bajarang Punia||Bronze|
Who defeated PT Usha in 1984 Olympics?
P. T. Usha lost the bronze medal in 400 metre hurdles by one-hundredth of a second. Earlier in the Games, Shiny Abraham reached the semifinals of 800 metres with a personal best of 2:04.69 seconds and became the first Indian woman to reach the semi-finals of an Olympic event. She finished last in the semifinal.