SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES 1984
LOS ANGELES, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
28 JUL - 12 AUG, 1984
India: Did not Rank
At the 1984 Summer Olympic Games India didn't win a medal but the Games are remembered for bringing Indian women athletes to the centre stage. While P. T. Usha lost a bronze by one-hundredth of a second, Shiny Abraham reached the semi-finals of the 800 metres clocking a personal best of 2:04.69 seconds. The Indian women's 4x400M relay team also made it to the finals, finishing last but setting an Asian record of 3:32.49 seconds. 1984 Indian Olympians were:
S. No Name Sports Discipline
1 Charles BorromeoAthleticsMen's 800M
2 Chand RamAthleticsMen's 20KM Walk
3 Gurtej SinghAthleticsMen's Javelin Throw
4 Shiny AbrahamAthleticsWomen's 800M
5 Geeta ZutshiAthleticsWomen's 3,000M
6 P. T. UshaAthleticsWomen's 400M
7 M. D. ValsammaAthleticsWomen's 400M Hurdles
8

Vandana Rao

P. T. Usha

M. D. Valsamma

Shiny Abraham

AthleticsWomen's 4 × 400M Relay
9 Jaslal PradhanBoxing
10 Kaliq SinghBoxing
11

Romeo James

Manohar Topno

Vineet Kumar Sharma

Somaya Muttana Maneypandey

Joaquim Carvalho

Rajinder Singh

Charanjit Kumar

Merwyn Fernandis

Hardeep Singh

Muhammad Shahid

Zafar Iqbal

Neel Kamal Singh

Iqbaljit Singh Grewal

Ravinder Pal Singh

Marcellus Gomes

Jalal-ud-Din Syed Rizvi

HockeyMen’s Hockey
12 Dhruv Bhandari Farokh TaraporeSailingMen’s Sailing
13 Rajinder Kumar VijShootingMen's Rapid-Fire Pistol 25M
14 Mohinder LalShootingMen's Rapid-Fire Pistol 25M
15 Baljit Singh KharabShootingMen's Free Pistol 50M
16 Bhagirath SamaiShootingMen's Air Rifle 10M,Men's Small-Bore Rifle Prone 50M
17 Mansher SinghShootingMen’s Mixed Trap
18 Randhir SinghShootingMen’s Mixed Trap
19 Harisimran Singh SandhuShootingMen’s Mixed Skeet
20 Soma DuttaShootingWomen's Air Rifle 10M,Women's Small-Bore Rifle Three Positions 50M
21 Mahendran KannanWeightliftingMen's Flyweight
22 Manikyalu Malla VenkataWeightliftingMen's Flyweight
23 Deven GovindasamiWeightliftingMen's Bantamweight
24 Kamalakanta SantraWeightliftingMen's Featherweight
25 Kartar Dhillon SinghWrestlingMen's Heavyweight, Freestyle
26 Jai PrakashWrestlingMen's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle
27 Rajinder SinghWrestlingMen's Welterweight, Freestyle
28 Jagmander SinghWrestlingMen's Lightweight, Freestyle
29 Gian SinghWrestlingMen's Featherweight, Freestyle
30 Rohtas SinghWrestlingMen's Bantamweight Freestyle
31 Mahabir SinghWrestlingMen's Flyweight Freestyle
32 Sunil DuttWrestlingMen's Light-Flyweight Freestyle