Major Dhyan Chand was one of hockey’s greatest players, renowned for skills and scoring goals as he led India to 3 Olympic golds while serving in the Indian Army, later honored for his monumental contributions to the sport.

Major Dhyan Chand Biography PDF in Hindi

Major Dhyan Chand Biography PDF
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  • Indian field hockey player, considered one of the greatest ever.
  • Known for excellent ball control, dribbling and goal scoring. Scored over 400 career goals.
  • Part of Indian teams that won gold medals at 1928, 1932 and 1936 Olympics. Earned nickname “The Wizard”.
  • Joined Indian Army at 16, later became a Major. Hockey was a hobby while in army.
  • After retirement, coached Indian hockey team. Awarded Padma Bhushan in 1956. National Stadium in Delhi renamed after him in 2002.

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