The Indian Men’s Hockey Team won the Gold Medal in the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics on this day. Indian hockey’s golden age came to an end with a gold medal at the 1980 Moscow Olympics.
When did Indian hockey team won its last Olympic gold medal?
India’s hockey team is the most successful team ever in the Olympics, having won eight gold medals in 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964 and 1980.
When did India won first Olympic gold in hockey?
The Indian men’s hockey team sealed their second of six consecutive gold medals on August 11, 1932 while Abhinav Bindra won India’s first individual Olympics gold on the same date at the 2008 Olympics.
Who is the first Olympic winner?
On 6 April 1896, the American James Connolly won the triple jump to become the first Olympic champion in more than 1,500 years.
How many silver medals won by India in Olympics 2021?
Indian Jevelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has won India’s first and only Gold Medal on 7th August 2021. How Many Silver medals did India win in Tokyo Olympics? India won 2 silver medals this year. One by Mirabai Chanu and another by Ravi Kumar Dahiya.