Sushil Kumar shot to fame during the last Olympics in 2008 in Beijing by winning a bronze medal.
London Olympics Special
Hockey player Balbir Singh Sr. is the only sportsperson to have received the honour of carrying the flag twice.
Athlete Shiny Abraham-Wilson was the first woman to carry the flag. She was the flag-bearer at the 1992 Barcelona Games.
Anju Bobby George was the second woman to join Shiny, at the 2004 Athens Olympics.
Here we look at full list of India's flag-bearers at the Summer Olympics.
|2012 London Olympics||Sushil Kumar||Wrestling|
|2008 Beijing Olympics||Rajyavardhan Rathore||Shooting|
|2004 Athens Olympics||Anju Bobby George||Longjump|
|2000 Sydney Olympics||Leander Paes||Tennis|
|1996 Atlanta Olympics||Pargat Singh||Hockey|
|1992 Barcelona Olympics||Shiny Abraham-Wilson||Athletics|
|1988 Seoul Olympics||Kartar Dhillon Singh||Wrestling|
|1984 Los Angeles Olympics||Zafar Iqbal||Hockey|
|1972 Munich Olympics||Devine Jones|
|1964 Tokyo Olympics||Gurbachan Singh Randhawa||Athletics|
|1956 Melbourne Olympics||Balbir Singh Sr.||Hockey|
|1952 Helsinki Olympics||Balbir Singh Sr.||Hockey|
|1936 Berlin Olympics||Dhyan Chand||Hockey|
|1932 Los Angeles Olympics||Lal Shah Bokhari|
|1920 Antwerp Olympics||Purma Bannerjee|