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Sweden Olympic Team at the 2016 Rio Olympics

Sweden Medal Count (Tally) 2016 Olympics

Rank Country Country Name Gold Silver Bronze Total

The 2016 Games in Numbers

  • Sports : 24
  • Athletes Participating : 163
  • Events : 81

Sweden Olympic Athletes at 2016 Rio Olympics

Athletes NameSports
Henri HurskainenBadminton
Anna LaurellBoxing
Petter OstromCanoe sprint
Sofia PaldaniusCanoe sprint
Karin JohanssonCanoe sprint
Jenny RissvedsCycling - Mountain bike
Emma JohanssonCycling - Road
Emilia FahlinCycling - Road
Sara Mustonen-LichanCycling - Road
Malin Baryard-JohnssonEquestrian
Rolf-Göran BengtssonEquestrian
Henrik von EckermannEquestrian
Patrik KittelEquestrian
Ludwig SvennerstålEquestrian
Peder FredricsonEquestrian
Tinne Vilhelmson-SilfvénEquestrian
Sara Algotsson OstholtEquestrian
Henrik StensonGolf
Anna NordqvistGolf
David LingmerthGolf
Pernilla LindbergGolf
Isabelle GulldénHandball
Kim AnderssonHandball
Nathalie HagmanHandball
Lukas NilssonHandball
Andreas NilssonHandball
Mattias AnderssonHandball
Linnea TorstenssonHandball
Jesper NielsenHandball
Tobias KarlssonHandball
Jerry TollbringHandball
Jamina RobertsHandball
Sabina JacobsenHandball
Mikael AppelgrenHandball
Johan JakobssonHandball
Louise SandHandball
Angelica WallénHandball
Philip StenmalmHandball
Fredrik PetersenHandball
Mattias ZachrissonHandball
Johanna BundsenHandball
Jenny AlmHandball
Jim GottfridssonHandball
Jonathan StenbackenHandball
Linn BlohmHandball
Carin StrömbergHandball
Filippa IdéhnHandball
Marcus NymanJudo
Max SalminenSailing
Håkan DahlbyShooting
Lotta SchelinSoccer
Jordan LarssonSoccer
Kosovare AsllaniSoccer
Alexander MiloševićSoccer
Caroline SegerSoccer
Simon TibblingSoccer
Nilla FischerSoccer
Robin QuaisonSoccer
Mikael IshakSoccer
Astrit AjdarevićSoccer
Olivia SchoughSoccer
Sofia JakobssonSoccer
Muamer TankovićSoccer
Stina BlacksteniusSoccer
Lisa DahlkvistSoccer
Hedvig LindahlSoccer
Alexander FranssonSoccer
Abdul KhaliliSoccer
Noah Sonko SundbergSoccer
Elin RubenssonSoccer
Pa KonateSoccer
Fridolina RolföSoccer
Ken SemaSoccer
Emma BerglundSoccer
Joakim NilssonSoccer
Andreas LindeSoccer
Emilia AppelqvistSoccer
Hilda CarlénSoccer
Linda SembrantSoccer
Tim ErlandssonSoccer
Sebastian Starke HedlundSoccer
Adam LundqvistSoccer
Jacob Une LarssonSoccer
Magdalena EricssonSoccer
Jonna AnderssonSoccer
Sarah SjöströmSwimming
Therese AlshammarSwimming
Jennie JohanssonSwimming
Michelle ColemanSwimming
Louise HanssonSwimming
Ida Marko-VargaSwimming
Simon SjödinSwimming
Kristian KarlssonTable tennis
Li FenTable tennis
Pär GerellTable tennis
Matilda EkholmTable tennis
Elin JohanssonTaekwondo
Nikita GlasnovicTaekwondo
Johanna LarssonTennis
Susanna KallurTrack & field
Khaddi SagniaTrack & field
Angelica BengtssonTrack & field
Erika KinseyTrack & field
Michaela MeijerTrack & field
Michel TornéusTrack & field
Lovisa LindhTrack & field
Sarah LahtiTrack & field
Meraf BahtaTrack & field
Sofie SkoogTrack & field
Daniel StåhlTrack & field
Charlotta FougbergTrack & field
Kim AmbTrack & field
Axel HärstedtTrack & field
Perseus KarlströmTrack & field
Lisa NordénTriathlon
Sofia MattssonWrestling
Johanna MattssonWrestling
Henna JohanssonWrestling
Carl Fredrik Stefan SchoenWrestling
Johan EurénWrestling

Olympic Medals Tally Sweden

Sochi 2014Winter Games27615
London 2012Summer Games1315
Vancouver 2010Winter Games52411
Beijing 2008Summer Games0415
Turin 2006Winter Games72514
Athens 2004 Summer Games4217
Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Games0257
Sydney 2000 Summer Games45312
Nagano 1998 Winter Games0213
Atlanta 1996 Summer Games2428
Lillehammer 1994 Winter Games2103
Albertville 1992 Winter Games1135
Barcelona 1992 Summer Games17412
Calgary 1988 Winter Games4026
Seoul 1988 Summer Games04711
Sarajevo 1984 Winter Games4228
Los Angeles 1984 Summer Games311620
Lake Placid 1980 Winter Games3014
Moscow 1980 Summer Games33612
Innsbruck 1976 Winter Games0022
Montreal 1976 Summer Games4105
Sapporo 1972 Winter Games1124
Munich 1972 Summer Games46616
Grenoble 1968 Winter Games3238
Mexico 1968 Summer Games2114
Innsbruck 1964 Winter Games3317
Tokyo 1964 Summer Games2248
Squaw Valley 1960 Winter Games3227
Rome 1960 Summer Games1236
Melbourne / Stockholm 1956 Summer Games85619
Cortina d'Ampezzo 1956 Winter Games24410
Helsinki 1952 Summer Games12131035
Oslo 1952 Winter Games0044
London 1948 Summer Games16111744
St. Moritz 1948 Winter Games43310
Berlin 1936 Summer Games65920
Garmisch-Partenkirchen 1936 Winter Games2237
Los Angeles 1932 Summer Games95923
Lake Placid 1932 Winter Games1203
Amsterdam 1928 Summer Games761225
St. Moritz 1928 Winter Games2215
Paris 1924 Summer Games5131230
Chamonix 1924 Winter Games1102
Antwerp 1920 Summer Games19202564
Stockholm 1912 Summer Games23241764
London 1908 Summer Games861125
Paris 1900 Summer Games0011

Last Updated On : August 08, 2016

Team USA defeated team Serbia to win its third straight basketball gold medal in Men’s Basketball tournament. The winning team’s coach Mike Krzyzewski was utmost delighted with his team’s victory on the final day of Rio 2016 Olympic Games. USA won by a 19-15 lead and this is their 25th straight victory at the Olympic Games in addition to the 15th straight victory in the basketball tournament. 

Mo Farah of Great Britain has bagged the gold by winning the 5000 meters final and completed the double double. According to media reports, with this victory Farah has become the second man in the history of Olympics to be able to successfully defend his 5000 and 10000 Olympic championships. His victory is being hailed on Twitter with some calling him the greatest long distance runner of all time. Meanwhile, the silver medal has gone to Paul Kipkemoi Chelimo and Dejen Gebremeskel of Ethiopia has bagged the bronze.

In the women's event, Caster Semenya of South Africa won the Olympic gold in the 800m. She won in one minute 55.28 seconds.  Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi won the silver medal and Kenya's Margaret Nyairera Wambui bagged the bronze.

Chen Long of China has taken gold medal in the Rio Olympics 2016 after defeating Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, who has won a silver in men’s badminton today. Lee was facing pressure not to lose the match. He beat Lin Dan of China in the semi-final. Lee and Lin, both are considered to be the best players of their time. With Lee’s defeat, Malaysia has missed out the chance of getting an Olympic gold medal.


Italy came up with a win and is heading to men's volleyball final against Brazil, after defeating USA. The US men's volleyball team tried all their survival skills, but could not stand in front of Italy. The winning team's thriller was 30-28, 26-28, 9-25, 25-22, 15-9. After it was over, US coach John Speraw said that the team was not skilled enough and they did not execute on some of the opportunities, which Italy flawlessly did

French boxer Estelle Mossely celebrated her 24th birthday by winning a gold medal in Women’s lightweight boxing championship. She defeated China’s Yin Junhua after the end of four rounds that had the two defending champions leveled on the scorecards of three judges. The bronze medals were earned by Mira Potkonen of Finland and Anastasia Beliakova of Russia.

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