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The following data sets represent different sports statistics.

India’s Medals in Olympics

By Rakshanda Sharma

Indian Athletes have won 35 medals at Summer Olympics, securing the maximum medals in Field Hockey, followed by shooting and athletics. India performed its best at the Tokyo Olympics where it secured seven medals.
Source – Wikipedia

India’s Paralympic Medals

By Shreya Chekkilla

India has won 31 medals in total in the Paralympics till 2020. Out of which, 9 are gold, 12 are silver, and 10 are bronze.

Total Sanctioned Expenditure for Target Olympic Podium Scheme by government of India (amount in lakhs)

By Sai Aravindh

The government of India had come up with the Target Olympic Podium Scheme in 2014. Sports like rowing, squash, fencing, sailing, and a few others have not received sufficient funding to perform better.
Source: Ministry of Sports

India’s ranking in the last five Commonwealth Games

By Shireen

India has consistently scored among the top five countries in the last five Commonwealth Games. The highest number of medals India won was 101 in the 2010 games.
Source: Commonwealth Games Federation

India’s Medals in the Commonwealth Games

By Aditi

India’s medal tally for last years in the Commonwealth Games. The maximum number of medals was won in 2010.
Source: Commonwealth Sport

Most expensive player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) from 2014- 2022

By Deepali Jain

In 2022, the TATA IPL auction took place in Bangalore where 204 players were sold among which Ishan Kishan was the most expensive player acquired BY Mumbai Indians for 15.25 crores.
Source: Official IPL Website

IPL Title Sponsorship Fee Over the years

By Ajay Rag

The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been sponsored by companies like DLF, Pepsi, Vivo, and Dream 11 from 2008 to 2022. Recently, Tata replaced Vivo as the title sponsor of the league. Source: Statista, Sportstar

Sports Expenditure in India from financial year 2014 to 2022

By Aanchal Kumari

The Indian government has increased the budget allocation from 7.53 billion in 2014 to 17.49 billion Indian rupees in 2022. And, the largest share went to Khelo India.
Source: Statista

Matches won by each zone in Duleep Trophy (1961-2022)

By Navya Sruthi

The data represents the number of matches won by each zone from 1961 to 2022. The west zone won the highest number of matches.

Grand Slam Singles Titles Won in Open Era till 2022

By Janvi Goel

Top six players in Wimbledon and the number of Grand Slams won by them till 2022
Source: Statista

India’s FIFA World Cup rankings over the years

By Anuja Mistry

Indian football team ranked its highest of 97th in 2017-18. In 2018-19 it dropped to 108. After that, the ranks started rising again. In the 2021-22 India’s ranking is 105.
Source: FIFA

The cost of hosting FIFA World Cup over the years

By Sneha S.K

The FIFA World Cup 2022 is set to take place in Qatar. This is the most expensive World Cup yet. This graph shows the budget for hosting the World Cup over the years.
Source: Front Office Sports

Top 7 Formula 1 Drivers and their wins

By Surabhi.M

F1 has had 76 different race winners since its inception. Lewis Hamilton, Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel hold the top three spots for most race wins in F1 history.

Top players of IPL 2022 with the highest number of sixes

By Yogada Sharma

The bar graph shows the top players of IPL 2022 who scored highest number of sixes in the tournament. Joe Buttler of Rajasthan Royals is at the top with 45 sixes. Source: