Italy competed at the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896. They sent one athlete that compete in Shooting.
The 1st modern olympic games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896. 14 teams participated in 43 events.
The nine sports competed in the first modern Olympic Games (1896 in Athens) were Athletics (track and field), Cycling, Fencing, Gymnastics, Shooting, Swimming, Tennis, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.
The 1900 Olympics were the first modern Olympic Games to be open to women.
Events competed in the 1896 Summer Olympics: Athletics (Track and Field) Cycling Fencing Gymnastics Shooting Swimming Tennis Weightlifting Wrestling
The first horse's to enter the Olympic was in 776BC in the ancient games, this was the first recorded Olympic event. In modern day Olympics, the first equestrian events (horse events) were held in Hong Kong in 1952.
The first modern Olympic games were held in Athens in 1986 but the the first ancient olympic games were held in Olympia 776BC
Which sport was included in the first modern olympic games held in 1866
The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896.