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Major Dhyan Chand


Hockey Maharashtra celebrates National Sports Day

August 29, 2020 11:12 pm

Hockey players who have represented Maharashtra at the national level and administrators who have contributed to the growth of the sport were recognised at the event.

PM Modi to Sachin Tendulkar, country remembers hockey legend Dhyan Chand on National Sports Day

August 29, 2020 11:25 am

Major Dhyan Chand's 115th birth anniversary: This year, the National Sports Awards ceremony is being held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

National Sports Day: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Major Dhyan Chand on birth anniversary

August 29, 2017 10:47 am

Dhyan Chand is one of the greatest field hockey players of all time around the world. Every year on this day, Arjuna, Khel Ratna awards are conferred by the President of India to celebrate the achievements of exceptional athletes in the country.

Shiv Sena flays Justice Katju over anti-Sachin remarks

August 12, 2014 4:04 pm

Bharat Ratna should have been awarded to Subramania, said Katju.

More transparency need in awarding of Bharat Ratna: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

February 06, 2014 4:37 pm

BJP recently raised the demand for awarding Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

National Sports Day held in memory of Dhyan Chand

April 08, 2014 4:08 pm

National Sports Day was organised to mark the birth anniversary of legendry hockey player Major Dhyan Chand,at ITI,Nawanshahr,by the District Sports Office

Hockey championship: Karnataka,Jharkhand book quarterfinal berths

June 08, 2013 2:00 am

Karnataka and Jharkhand bagged the last two quarterfinal spots winning their final league matches at the third Hockey India Senior Men’s National Championship.

It’s all or nothing for Jharkhand,Karnataka

June 07, 2013 12:46 am

Punjab overwhelmed Delhi 9-2 and Manipur ousted Andhra Pradesh 4-2 in their final group matches to make it to the quarterfinals of the third Hockey India Senior Men's National Championship.

Kins,admirers want Dhyan Chand to be given Bharat Ratna first

December 22, 2011 5:37 pm

Sports lovers welcomed the government's decision to award Bharat Ratna to sportspersons as well.

Politicians ruined hockey prospects in Bhopal: Aqueel

August 04, 2011 3:34 pm

Congress MLA from North Bhopal Arif Aqueel hit out at politicians and said they were responsible for decline of hockey in the city.