Mali made its first Summer Olympic appearance in 1964 and has competed ever since, with the exception of 1976 where is participated in the African boycott. With the exception of when it qualified in football and basketball in 2004 and 2008 respectively the nation sends a small delegation of fewer than 10 athletes to the Olympics. The other sports Mali has competed in are athletics, boxing, judo, swimming and taekwondo. The nation has yet to win its first Olympic medal.

Qualified Quotas


Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s -68kg Seydou Fofana