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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Ljubljana

Population

2,000,000

Size

20,273km²

Languages

  • Slovene

Slovenia profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 1 2
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
1 2 2
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 3

Sergei Martynov Martynov wins gold in sixth Games

Sergei Martynov becomes Olympic champion with a world record score in the men's 50m rifle prone to claim a first gold in his sixth Games.

3 Aug 12

New Zealand win men's double sculls NZ men secure double sculls gold

Britain's Bill Lucas and Sam Townsend finish fifth in the men's double sculls final as New Zealand take the gold at Eton Dorney.

Slovenia's Urska Zolnir Slovenia's Zolnir wins -63kg gold

Women's -63kg

31 Jul 12

Slovenia's Urska Zolnir beat China's Xu Lili to take gold in the -63kg final of the women's judo at ExCeL.

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Slovenia at the Olympics

42 London 2012 ranking

41 Beijing 2008 ranking

1992 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Judo 1 0 0 RANK 8
Athletics 0 1 0 RANK 26
Shooting 0 0 1 RANK 19
View the London 2012 medal table for Slovenia