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Which has been India's most successful sport in the history of Olympic games having won medals maximum number of times till December 2020?
1. Wrestling
2. Football
3. Badminton
4. Field Hockey

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : Field Hockey

The correct answer is Field Hockey.

  • Field Hockey has been India's most successful sport in the history of Olympic games having won medals maximum number of times till December 2020.

  • India's team has won eight gold medals in 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, and 1980.
    • India also has the best overall performance in Olympic history with 83 victories out of the 134 matches played.
    • They are also the only team to ever win the Olympics without conceding a single goal in 1928 and 1956.
    • In 1928, the team won its first Olympic gold medal and until 1960, the Indian men's team remained unbeaten in the Olympics, winning six gold medals in a row.
    • India also won the World Cup in 1975.

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