The Summer Olympics 2021 is around the corner and all the Olympic fans have started looking deep into the record books. Various online sites are having Olympic giveaways for which one has to give the right answer. So to answer these questions, people are looking for record books. Do you know which athlete has won the most gold medals at a single Olympic game? Most of you might get this wrong. So check the complete list of athletes given below.
List of Athletes with Most Gold Medals Won at a Single Olympic Games
Having a podium finish is what every athlete wishes for and getting a gold medal is a dream of each and every athlete in the Olympic village. But only a few of them manage to grab the gold medal while many return home empty-handed. But there are few athletes who have had the honor of podium finish multiple times. Look at the complete list of athletes with the most gold medals won at a single edition of the Olympics.
|Michael Phelps||United States||Swimming||2008||8||0||0||8|
|Mark Spitz||United States||Swimming||1972||7||0||0||7|
|Michael Phelps||United States||Swimming||2004||6||0||2||8|
|Kristin Otto||East Germany||Swimming||1988||6||0||0||6|
|Vitaly Scherbo||Unified Team||Gymnastics||1992||6||0||0||6|
|Willis A. Lee||United States||Shooting||1920||5||1||1||7|
|Matt Biondi||United States||Swimming||1988||5||1||1||7|
|Anton Heida||United States||Gymnastics||1904||5||1||0||6|
|Michael Phelps||United States||Swimming||2016||5||1||0||6|