Senegal made its first Summer Olympic appearance in 1964 and has competed ever since. The nation sends a variable amount of athletes to each Olympics, depending on whether or not they qualify in a team sport, usually basketball. Other sports athletes typically compete in are athletics, judo, swimming and wrestling. Senegal has won a single medal in its history, accomplished at the 1988 Olympics where hurdler Amadou Dia Ba won silver in the men’s 400m hurdles.
|Event||Qualifying Athletes||Selected Athletes|
|Men’s Singles||Ibrahima Diaw|