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Mostbet: Turkish athletes break record for most medals at Tokyo Olympics

Mostbet In the 1948 London Olympics, Turkey won 12 medals

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At the end of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Turkey won a total of 13 medals – two gold, two silver and nine bronze.

The country was represented at Tokyo 2020 by 108 athletes, including 50 women and 58 men.

Turkish athletes performed in 18 sports – athletics, swimming, wrestling, sailing, karate, boxing, judo, taekwondo, gymnastics, stand-up shooting, cycling, weightlifting, archery, badminton, fencing, rowing, modern pentathlon and volleyball.

Of the medals won by Turkish athletes, one gold and one silver were won by boxers, one more gold by archers, one more silver and three bronzes by karate fighters, three bronzes by wrestlers, two bronzes by taekwondists and one bronze by a gymnast.

Thus, Turkey has broken its own record for the number of medals. At the 1948 London Olympics, Turkey won 12 medals.

Turkish athletes who won medals at the Olympic Games in Tokyo:

Gold: Mete Gazoz (archery), Busenaz Syurmeneli (boxing)

Silver: Eray Şamdan (karate), Busenaz Çakıroğlu (boxing)

Bronze: Hakan Reçber, Hatice Kübra Ilgün (taekwondo), Ferhat Arycan (rhythmic gymnastics), Riza Kayaalp, Yasemin Adar, Taha Akgül (wrestling), Ali Sofuoğlu, Merve Coban, Ugur Aktaş (karate).

Turkey has 104 Olympic medals

The number of Turkish Olympic medals for the entire history of participation in the sporting event has reached 104.

Turkey was first represented at the Olympic Games in London in 1908. Before Tokyo 2020, Turkey had 91 Olympic medals in six sports: 39 gold, 25 silver and 27 bronze. With 13 medals in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Turkey has increased its medal count to 104. Of these, 41 are gold, 27 silver and 36 bronze medals.

Mostbet: Turkey’s Olympic Medals

SportsGoldSilverBronzeTotal
Gymnastics11
Athletics123
Boxing1337
Wrestling29181966
Weightlifting81211
Judo112
Karate134
Archery11
Taekwondo1359
Total412736104