How many medals India may win in the Rio 2016 Olympics?In the 2012 London Olympics, India had won total 6 medals, 2 silver and 4 bronze. Silver medals were won by Vijay Kumar (Shooting) and Sushil Kumar (Wrestling) and bronzes by Saina Nehwal (Badminton), Mary Kom (Boxing), Gagan Narang (Shooting) and Yogeshwar Dutt (Wrestling).
As far as the Rio 2016 Olympics is concerned, the hopefuls are expecting to enter at least a double digit and the skeptics are expecting a tally of less than 5.
The realistic assessors are indicating 2 medals in Shooting (Jitu Rai, Abhinav Bindra, Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Gagan Narang), 1 medal in Tennis (Sania Mirza, Prarthana Thombare, Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna), 1 medal in Badminton (Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth) and 1 medal in Wrestling (Yogeshwar Dutt and Narsingh Yadav).
How many medals India may win in the Rio 2016 Olympics?