Bangladesh at the Olympics

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Bangladesh has been in seven Summer Olympic Games. They have never been in the Winter Olympic Games.[1]

No Bangladeshi competitor has qualified for the Olympics; the country sends representatives to the Games thanks to the wildcard process.[2] Bangladesh is the most populous country in the world to have never won an Olympic medal. They have had 27 participants in 3 sports.[3]

Bangladesh Olympic Association head Wali Ullah says that Bangledesh's weak economy is the reason for its poor results in sports.[2]

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  1. IOC. "Bangladesh". Retrieved 2011-07-13. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Xinhua (June 15, 2008). "Bangladesh's Preparation for Beijing Olympics in Full Swing". 
  3. Sports Reference. "Bangladesh". Retrieved 2011-07-13. 

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