Who represented Australia in the 2016 Olympics for shot put?

Damien Birkinhead
The event was held at the Olympic Stadium on 18 August. Thirty-four athletes from 24 nations competed. The event was won by Ryan Crouser of the United States, the nation’s first victory in the event since 2004 (and 18th overall)….Qualifying round.

Athlete Damien Birkinhead
Nation Australia
1 20.32
2 20.41
3 20.50

How many medals did Australia win in the 2016 Olympics?

At the end of these Olympics, Australia was ranked in tenth position on the medal table with a total of 29 medals (8 gold, 11 silver, and 10 bronze). This was Australia’s lowest medal tally and lowest rank since the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona where Australia also ranked tenth but only won 27 medals.

How many Olympians are on the 2016 Australian team?

The 2016 Paralympic Games were held in Rio de Janiero, Brazil from 7–18 September 2016. Australia was represented by 177 athletes in 16 sports and finished 5th on the medal tally with 22 gold, 30 silver and 29 bronze medals for a total of 81 medals.

What country has the biggest Olympic team?

Team USA
Wealthy, populous nations tend to send large delegations: Team USA, the largest at the Tokyo summer Olympics, sent over 600 athletes.

Where does Australia rank in Olympics?

Tokyo 2020 Olympics (Jul 23-Aug 8, 2021)…Olympic Medal Count.

Team/NOC Australia
Total 46
Rank by Total 6

Which Australian has been to the most Olympics?

Just over a hundred of these have gone on to make at least a sixth Olympic appearance….List of athletes with at least six Olympic appearances.

Athlete Andrew Hoy
Nation Australia
Birth/Death 1959
Games 1984-2004, 2012, 2020

Which country won the most Olympic medals in 2016?

2016 Rio Olympics: Medal Tracker

Country Total
USA 46 121
GBR 27 67
CHN 26 70
RUS 19 56

Where did Australia compete in the Olympics in 2016?

Australia competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016. Australia is one of only five countries to have sent athletes to every Summer Olympics of the modern era, alongside Great Britain, France, Greece, and Switzerland .

Is the Australian women’s basketball team in the Olympics?

Australia women’s basketball team qualified for the Olympics by winning the 2015 FIBA Oceania Championships in Melbourne and Tauranga. The following is the Australia roster in the women’s basketball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. Gorzów Wlkp.

Where was the Olympic basketball tournament held in 2016?

Basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics. Basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil was held from 6 to 21 August 2016. The preliminary and knockout matches for men were played inside the Carioca Arena 1 in Olympic Park which seats up to 16,000 spectators, and the matches for women were played in Youth Arena.

Who are the players on the Australian basketball team?

Along with former number 1 NBA draft pick Andrew Bogut, Dante Exum was taken with the fifth pick in the 2014 NBA draft and Ben Simmons was selected with the first pick in the 2016 NBA draft, adding to already established Australian NBA players in Patty Mills, Matthew Dellavedova, Joe Ingles and Aron Baynes.