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Sudan was first at the Olympic Games in 1960. They have been in most Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation did not attend the 1964 Games, boycotted the 1976 Summer Olympics along with most African nations, and boycotted the 1980 Summer Olympics. The nation has never been in the Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee for Sudan was formed in 1956 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1959.


Medal Name Games Sport Event
22 Silver Ismail Ahmed Ismail 2008 Beijing Athletics Men's 800 metres

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