The modern Olympic Games or Olympics is the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.
The Olympic Games are considered to be the world’s topmost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating.
The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but they are two years apart.
The latest olympics in 2016 will be held in Rio in Brazil.
India at The Rio olympics 2016
Sakshi Malik won bronze in women’s 58 kg freestyle.
Sakshi defeated Kyrgyzstan’s Aisuluu Tynybekova 8-5 in the bronze-medal play-off to become first female wrestler from India to win an Olympic medal.