List of Olympic athletes born in Maharashtra, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Maharashtra have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Maharashtra who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Maharashtra Olympians were born in Maharashtra, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. This list includes Sania Mirza, Anjali Bhagwat and more.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Maharashtra?" and "Which Olympians were born in Maharashtra?"