Haryana and Punjab have the highest participation in the Tokyo Olympics with 4.4 percent of India's population.
New Delhi. India has sent the largest contingent so far to Tokyo for the Olympic Games. Where he is expected to win many medals. 127 athletes are participating from India in Tokyo Olympics 2020. Out of which maximum athletes are from Haryana and Punjab.
The maximum 50 athletes from Haryana and Punjab, which account for 4.4% of India's population, have reached Tokyo to make India proud. Although this is not the first time. Haryana and Punjab have always played the most participation for India in sports and have won medals.
According to a report published in the English newspaper 'The Times of India', 31 from Haryana and 19 from Punjab will try their luck in the Tokyo Olympics. Tamil Nadu has the highest participation in the Olympics after Haryana and Punjab. Where 11 players are involved. After this 8-8 athletes from Kerala and Uttar Pradesh are participating.
Uttar Pradesh, which accounts for around 17 per cent of India's total population, contributes only 6.3 per cent to the Tokyo Olympics. While Kerala, which accounts for 2.6 per cent of the population, contributes 6.3 per cent to the Olympics.
Talking about Haryana, 9 out of 19 women hockey players participating in Tokyo Olympics belong to Haryana. Apart from this, 7 wrestlers, of which 4 are women and 3 are men. There are four boxers (3 men and one woman), four shooters (two women, two men).
While the men's hockey team includes 11 players from Punjab. There are two shooters (one male and one female), three athletics (two male, one female), two members of the women's hockey team and one boxer.
According to the report, 5 athletes from Tamil Nadu will participate in athletics, three in rowing, two in table tennis and one in facing. Talking about Kerala, 6 out of 8 athletes will compete in the track and field event of athletics. Also one is involved in swimming and one in the men's hockey team.
India has sent 127 athletes to participate in Tokyo Olympics 2020. These athletes will showcase their talent in sports such as Archery, Athletics, Boxing, Badminton, Horse Riding, Fencing, Golf, Gymnastics, Hockey, Judo, Rowing, Shooting, Rowing, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Weightlifting and Wrestling.