Top 20 Hockey celebrities in India
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Hockey celebrities [Updated May 24, 2022].
Dhyan Chand was born
on August 29, 1905
He was nicknamed The Wizard because of his exceptional control over the ball.
Sandeep Singh was born
on February 27, 1986
He spent two years in a wheelchair as a result of being hit by a gunshot on a train just days before the 2006 Hockey World Cup.
Balbir Singh Sr. was born
on October 10, 1924
He was a member of the silver medal-winning field hockey team at the 1958 Asian Games.
Richard Allen was born
on June 4, 1902
He played five games as goaltender in the 1928 Summer Olympics and allowed zero goals.
Udham Singh was born
on August 4, 1928
He coached the Indian team to a silver medal at the 1968 Olympics.