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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Yerevan

Population

3,100,000

Size

29,743km²

Languages

  • Armenian
  • Russian

Armenia profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 2
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 6

Roman Vlasov of Russia Russia's Vlasov takes Greco gold

World champion Roman Vlasov of Russia beats Armenia's Arsen Julfalakyan to take the men's 74kg Greco-Roman wrestling gold.

5 Aug 12

Lulu Zhou Zhou breaks record on way to gold

Women's +75kg

5 Aug 12

China's Lulu Zhou breaks the world record as she holds off Tatiana Kashirina to win the women's super heavyweight weightlifting.

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.

Armenia at the Olympics

60 London 2012 ranking

78 Beijing 2008 ranking

1994 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Wrestling 0 1 1 RANK 10
Weightlifting 0 0 1 RANK 16
View the London 2012 medal table for Armenia