India ends Special Winter Olympics with 73 medals

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India finished its campaign at the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria with a total of 73 medals, which included 37 gold medals, 10 silvers and 26 bronze.

India, participating as Bharat, won in gold medals from three team events – Floor Hockey(10 medals), Unified Floorball(10) and Traditional Floorball(10). Team medals are also counted as individual medals in Special Olympics.

India also faired well in Women’s Hockey, Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding, Snow Shoeing, Speed and Figure Skating.

India’s medal tally:

Sr No Event Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Floor Hockey 10 0 16 26
2 Unified Floorball 10 0 0 10
3 Traditional Floorball 10 0 0 10
4 Alphine Skiing 3 3 4 10
5 Snowboarding 4 2 2 8
6 Snow Shoeing 0 2 3 5
7 Speed and Figure Skating 0 3 1 4
Total 37 10 26 73
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