Paralympic Games
7-18 September

Serbia at the Rio 2016 Paralympics

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Tanja Dragic of Serbia wins gold in the Women's Javelin Throw - F12/13 Final at the London Paralympics

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Tanja Dragic of Serbia wins gold in the Women's Javelin Throw - F12/13 Final at the London Paralympics © • Getty Images

·Serbia has claimed seven medals at the Paralympic Games: G2-S5.

·London 2012 were Serbia's most successful Paralympic Games to date, winning two gold and three silver medals.

·The NPC made its debut at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games.

·Serbia is in 71st place on the Summer Games' all-time medal table.

·The NPC has been most successful in athletics, claiming two gold and two silver medals.

·Their remaining three silver medals were won in table tennis.

·Athletes Tanja Dragic and Zeljko Dimitrijevic are Serbia's most successful Paralympians in individual events with both winning one gold medal.

·Dragic won the women's javelin throw F12/13 while Dimitrijevic was successful in the men's club throw F31/32/51 in London 2012.

·Borislava Peric Rankovic and Drazenko Mitrovic are Serbia's only multi-medallists at the Paralympic Games.

·Rankovic placed second at both the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Paralympic Games in the women's singles class 4 in table tennis.

·Mitrovic claimed two silver medals in the men's discus throw - in 2008 in F53-54 and in 2012 in F54/55/56.

·Zlatko Kesler won a silver medal in London in men's singles class 3 in table tennis. It was his fifth Paralympic medal in total as he also claimed bronze for Serbia and

Montenegro (2004), gold and silver for Yugoslavia (1996, 2000) and bronze for Independent Paralympic Participants (1992).

·There is no rights holding broadcaster in Serbia, but the Paralympic Games can be watched live via the IPC’s website at www.paralympic.org.

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Medals Table Paralympic Games
 
Year Gold Silver Bronze Total
Total 2 5 0 7
2012 2 3 0 5
2008 0 2 0 2
London 2012 gold medallists
 
Athlete Sport Gold
Tanja Dragic Athletics 1
Zeljko Dimitrijevic Athletics 1