India competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland.
- Leslie Claudius, Keshav Dutt, Chinadorai Deshmutu, Randhir Singh Gentle, Kunwar Digvijai Singh, Grahanandan Singh, Ranganandhan Francis, Jaswant Rai, Balbir Singh Sr., Dharam Singh, Govind Perumal, Raghbir Lal, Udham Singh, and Muniswamy Rajgopal — Field hockey, Men's Team Competition.
Results by event
- # First Round – Defeated Nguyen Van Cua of Vietnam (DNS)
- # Second Round – Lost to Han Soo-An of Korea (0 - 3)
- # First Round – Lost to Edson Brown of the United States (0 - 3)
- # Second Round – Defeated Jacob Butula of Canada (TKO 3R)
- # Third Round – Lost to Viktor Jörgensen of Denmark (0 - 3)
Men's Light Heavyweight:
- # First Round – Lost to Karl Kistner of Germany (KO)
Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)
Men's 1.000m Time Trial
- * Final — 1:26.0 (→ 27th and last place)
Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race