Commonwealth Games 1982
India: Ranked 6th
16 Medals - Gold: 5, Silver: 8, Bronze: 3
Brisbane Games 1978 was India's ninth appearance at the Commonwealth Games. India's medals tally of 16 included its first ever medals in Shooting. Team India continued its dominating streak in the disciplines of Wrestling and Weightlifting winning 9 and 3 medals. Boxing too contributed with a single Bronze medal win.
S. No Name Medal Sports Discipline
1Syed ModiGoldBadmintonMen's Singles
2Ramchandra SarangGoldWrestlingMen's Light Flyweight
3Mahabir SinghGoldWrestlingMen's Flyweight
4Jagminder SinghGoldWrestlingMen's Lightweight
5Rajinder SinghGoldWrestlingMen's Welterweight
6Ashok Pandit Mohinder LalSilverShootingMen's Centre Fire Pistol (Pair)
7Grunadan KombiahSilverWeightliftingMen's 52 KG Combined
8Bijay Kumar SatpathySilverWeightliftingMen's 56 KG Combined
9Tamil SelvanSilverWeightliftingMen's 60 KG Combined
10Satpal SinghSilverWrestlingMen's 100 KG
11Ashok KumarSilverWrestlingMen's 57 KG
12Kartar SinghSilverWrestlingMen's 90 KG
13Rajinder SinghSilverWrestlingMen's over 100 KG
14Chenandra MachiahBronzeBoxing Men's 67 KG
15R. K. Vij Sharad ChauhanBronzeShootingMen's 25M Rapid Fire Pistol (Pair)
16Jai Parkash KangarBronzeWrestlingMen's 82 KG