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Pakistan at the Olympics

country entered in olympic games

Pakistan at the Olympics is a history which includes 17 games in 13 countries and 300+ athletes.[1] Since 1948, Pakistan has contributed to the growth of the "Olympic Movement".[2]

Pakistan at the
Olympics
Flag of Pakistan.svg
IOC codePAK
NOCPakistan Olympic Association
Websitenocpakistan.org
Medals
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
4
Total
10
Olympics appearances (overview)
20
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Pakistan is PAK.[3]

HistoryEdit

The Pakistan National Olympic Committee was formed in 1948. It was recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1948.[4]

Pakistan's team first competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London.[1]

Pakistan's first time in the Winter Olympic Games was at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
2  Silver National team 1956 Melbourne Field hockey Men's competition
1  Gold National team 1960 Rome Field hockey Men's competition
3  Bronze Mohammad Bashir 1960 Rome Wrestling Men's freestyle welterweight
2  Silver National team 1964 Tokyo Field hockey Men's competition
1  Gold National team 1968 Mexico Field hockey Men's competition
2  Silver National team 1972 Munich Field hockey Men's competition
3  Bronze National team 1976 Montreal Field hockey Men's competition
1  Gold National team 1984 Los Angeles Field hockey Men's competition
3  Bronze Syed Hussain Shah 1988 Seoul Boxing Men's middleweight
3  Bronze National team 1992 Barcelona Field hockey Men's competition

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 SportsReference.com (SR/Olympics), "Pakistan"; retrieved 2012-7-27.
  2. Olympics.org, "Factsheet: The Olympic Movement"; retrieved 2012-7-27.
  3. "Official abbreviations" at The Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Tokyo, 1964, [p. 9 of 409 PDF]; retrieved 2012-10-12.
  4. Olympic.org, Pakistan; retrieved 2012-7-27.

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