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Egypt at the Olympics

Wednesday، 10 August 2016 - 03:31 PM

Egypt is scheduled to compete at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

Egypt first participated at the Olympic Games in 1912, and has sent athletes to compete in most editions of the Summer Olympic Games since then.

Egyptian athletes have won a total of 26 medals, with weightlifting as the top medal-producing sport.

Rio 2016 Olympics Medal 
 
First medal


Sarah Samir secured on Wednesday 10/8/2016 Egypt's first medal in Rio 2016.
Samir won the bronze in Women's 69kg Weightlifting. She lifted 255 kg in total.

Egypt’s second bronze medal 

Egyptian weightlifter Mohamed Ihab won Egypt’s second bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics in the 77kg men’s weightlifting event.

Ihab, who managed to lift 361kg, came in third place, scoring Egypt’s second bronze medal in the Rio Olympics after weightlifter Sara Ahmed came in third place in the women’s 69kg event.


List of medalists

Medal

Name

Games

Sport

Event

Gold

El-Sayed Nossier

1928 Amsterdam

Weightlifting

Men's light heavyweight

Gold

Ibrahim Moustafa

1928 Amsterdam

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman light heavyweight

Silver

Farid Simaika

1928 Amsterdam

Diving

Men's 10 m platform

Bronze

Farid Simaika

1928 Amsterdam

Diving

Men's 3 m springboard

Gold

Anwar Mesbah

1936 Berlin

Weightlifting

Men's lightweight

Gold

Khadr El Touni

1936 Berlin

Weightlifting

Men's middleweight

Silver

Saleh Soliman

1936 Berlin

Weightlifting

Men's featherweight

Bronze

Ibrahim Shams

1936 Berlin

Weightlifting

Men's featherweight

Bronze

Ibrahim Wasif

1936 Berlin

Weightlifting

Men's light heavyweight

Gold

Mahmoud Fayad

1948 London

Weightlifting

Men's featherweight

Gold

Ibrahim Shams

1948 London

Weightlifting

Men's lightweight

Silver

Attia Hamouda

1948 London

Weightlifting

Men's lightweight

Silver

Mahmoud Hassan

1948 London

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman bantamweight

Bronze

Ibrahim Orabi

1948 London

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman light heavyweight

Bronze

Abdel Al-Rashid

1952 Helsinki

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman featherweight

Silver

Osman Sayed

 1960 Rome

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman flyweight

Bronze

Abdel Moneim El-Guindi

 1960 Rome

Boxing

Men's flyweight

Silver

Mohamed Ali Rashwan

1984 Los Angeles

Judo

Men's open

Gold

Karam Gaber

2004 Athens

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman 96 kg

Silver

Mohamed Aly

2004 Athens

Boxing

Men's super heavyweight

Bronze

Ahmed Ismail

2004 Athens

Boxing

Men's light heavyweight

Bronze

Mohamed Elsayed

2004 Athens

Boxing

Men's heavyweight

Bronze

Tamer Bayoumi

2004 Athens

Taekwondo

Men's 58 kg

Bronze

Hesham Mesbah

2008 Beijing

Judo

Men's −90 kg

Silver

Alaaeldin Abouelkassem

2012 London

Fencing

Men's foil

Silver

Karam Gaber

2012 London

Wrestling

Men's Greco-Roman 84 kg
 

Medals by sport

Sport

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Total

 Weightlifting

5

2

2

9

 Wrestling

2

3

2

7

 Boxing

0

1

3

4

 Diving

0

1

1

2

 Judo

0

1

1

2

 Fencing

0

1

0

1

 Taekwondo

0

0

1

1

Total

7

9

10

26

 

The International Olympic Committee

Egyptian Olympic Committee

Rio 2016 Olympics

 

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