Which Indian tennis player won the Olympic medal?

Is the first tennis player won Olympic medal?

Indian tennis player Leander Paes won India its first and the only Olympic medal in tennis in the form of bronze medal he won at the Atlanta Olympics on August 3, 1996.

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Who is the first Indian woman to win medal in tennis?

She has also won the Bronze Medal at the 1998 Bangkok Asian Games in Mixed Doubles, partnering Mahesh Bhupathi. Sanjeev was the first Indian female to enter the top 200 world singles rankings.

Nirupama Sanjeev.

Born 8 December 1976 Coimbatore, India
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro 1992
Retired 2010
Singles

Who is the first and only Indian player?

He competed in consecutive Olympics from 1992 to 2016, making him the first Indian and only tennis player to compete at seven Olympic Games.

Leander Paes.

Retired 2021
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money $8,587,586
Singles
Career record 101–99 (50.5%)

Is the first Indian to win an Olympic medal in lawn tennis for India?

Paes joined the Indian Davis Cup team in 1990 and turned professional in 1991. … In 1996 when he took the men’s singles tennis bronze medal at the Atlanta Olympic Games, he became the first Indian athlete since 1952 to win an individual Olympic medal.

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