Dhyan CHAND

India IND

  • Olympic Medals
    3 G
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    Amsterdam 1928
  • Year of Birth
    1905
Olympic Results

Biography

Dhyan CHAND

A legend of Indian hockey, Dhyan Chand is considered to be one of the best players to have ever played the sport.

Star of the Indian hockey team that dominated the sport in the years before World War II, the prolific Dhyan Chand played a key role in India’s three consecutive gold hauls at the Olympic Games - in 1928, 1932 and 1936.

Such was Dhyan Chand’s mastery of the game and so dazzling was his ball control that he earned the epithets 'Hockey Wizard' and 'The Magician'.

Dhyan Chand started playing hockey seriously during his stint with the British Indian Army and between 1922 and 1926, he competed in numerous army hockey tournaments and regimental games.

Olympic Results

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Berlin 1936

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Los Angeles 1932

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Hockey Hockey
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Amsterdam 1928

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Hockey
Hockey Hockey