Who won the Gold Medal of Field Hockey in 1928 Olympic?
India won the Gold Medal of the Field Hockey of the 1928 Olympic Games.
India's first gold medal came in field hockey at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
India's first gold medal in the Olympics came in field hockey at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
India remained the Olympic Champion of Field Hockey from 1928 to 1960.
Yes; field hockey has been an Olympic sport for males continuously since 1928, and for women since 1980.
Yes, 'Field Hockey' is the national game of India. India won his first gold medal of hockey in the 1928 olympic. From 1928 to 1960; straight 32 years, India was the Olympic gold medalist in hockey, having 8 gold medals. In 1960 Pakistan won the gold and India bagged silver medal. Again in 1964 and 1980 India won the gold. Late Major Dhyanchand is still remembered as 'Hockey Wizard' in the hockey-world.
Major Dhyan 'Chand' Singh, widely regarded as the greatest hockey player of all time, was the captain of the Indian National Hockey Team that won the gold medal at 1928 Amsterdam Olympic Games.
Through the 2004 Summer Games in Athens, no Indian woman has won a gold medal at the Olympics. The only Indian woman to win a medal in Olympic competition was Karnam Malleswari who won the bronze medal in weightlifting in the 69 kg weight class at the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney. All of India's gold medals at the Olympics have come in field hockey. India has won gold 8 times in Olympic field hockey… Read More
India has won eight Olympic gold medals in field hockey: 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, 1980
India holds the record of consecutive 8 times Olympic Gold Medalist since 1928 to 1956. In 1960 India won the Silver Medal, but again in 1964 won the Gold. Late Major Dhyan chand is still in the memory in the 'sport's world' as the 'wizard' of Field Hockey.
Through the 2004 Summer Games in Athens, no Indian woman has won a gold medal at the Olympics. The only Indian woman to http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_is_the_first_Indian_woman_to_win_an_Olympic_gold_medal# a medal in Olympic competition was Karnam Malleswari who won the bronze medal in weightlifting in the 69 kg weight class at the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney. All of India's gold medals at the Olympics have come in field hockey. India has won gold 8 times in Olympic field hockey… Read More
Jaipal Singh Munda was the captain of Indian Hockey Team in 1928 Olympic.
Major Dhyan Chand of India was popular as the 'Wizard of Field Hockey'. He was the 'star player' of the 1928 and 1932 Gold Medalist Olympic Team of India. In 1936 Olympic, he was the Captain and once again won the Gold.
India was the first olympic hockey champion since 1928 AD to 1960 AD
There have been some speculations that 4000 years old picture have been found of some form of field hockey, but the first "club" was created in 1849 in London. It entered the Olympic Games in 1928.
An Olympic gold medal ... Betty Robinson. Robinson won the women's 100 meter dash at the 1928 Summer Games in Amsterdam.
As of the 2008 Olympics, India has won the most Olympic gold medals in men's field hockey with 8 (1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, 1980).
India has won 9 gold medals since the country first started participating in the Olympics in 1900. The country has won 8 gold medals in Field Hockey, and 1 gold medal in Shooting. India won its first gold medal at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics for Field Hockey. India's most recent gold medal was won at the 2008 China Olympics for Shooting.
Nine. Eight in field hockey (1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, 1980). In the 2008 Games in Beijing, Abhinav Bindra became the first Indian to win gold in an individual event when he won the men's 10 meter air rifle competition. This was India's 9th gold medal in Olympic competition.
Udham Singh - field hockey - was born in 1928.
1928 in Amsterdam.
India men's national field hockey team was created in 1928.
Field hockey, mens: 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, 1980. 10 m air rifle, men's: Abhinav Bindra, 2008
From 1928 Amsterdam Olympics to 1956 Melbourne Olympics India won six consecutive gold medals at hockey. The two other gold medals for India came in the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and the 1980 Moscow Olympics
In the 2008 Games in Beijing, Abhinav Bindra became the first Indian to win gold in an individual event when he won the men's 10 meter air rifle competition. This was India's 9th gold medal in Olympic competition. India has won eight gold medals in field hockey (1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, 1980).
That was the 1928 Games in Amsterdam when they defeated The Netherlands in the finals, 3-0. India also won gold in 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964, and 1980.
Japan. Japan sent Kinue Hitomi to compete in women's athletics (track and field) at the 1928 Summer Games in Amsterdam. She won a silver medal in the 800 meter run.
Jennison Heaton of the United States.
Great Britain has competed in Olympic ice hockey four times (1924, 1928, 1936, 1948). They won gold in 1936 and bronze in 1924.
Field hockey debuted at the 1908 Games in London and became a permanent event starting with the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
While they have never participated in ice hockey they have been participating in field hockey since 1928.
Field hockey was added to the Olympic summer program in 1908. It was removed in 1924, for lack of a governing international body, but readded in time for 1928 and has been played at every Summer Games since. Women's hockey was also added in 1980. Ice hockey was added to the Olympic summer program in 1920. It was then moved to the winter program in 1924 and has been played at every Winter Games since… Read More
The youngest woman to ever win an Olympic gold medal was Helene Mayer of Germany. She won the Women's Individual Foil event in 1928 at the age of 17.
Hockey was removed from the Olympic schedule in 1924, for lack of an single international governing body. It was reinstated at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics.
Indian hockey captain Mr. Jaipal Singh in 1928 in Amsterdam Olympics
That was Teofilo Yldefonso who won a bronze medal in men's 200 meter breaststroke swimming at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
It started in 1904 and 1908, they made it a medal sport. It was also in the 1928, 1932, and 1948 Olympic games but has not been competed in the Games since.
Field hockey was removed from the 1924 Games because there was no single international governing body for the sport. It was replaced to the Olpympics in 1928 when the FIH had been founded.
Teofilo Yldefonso - 200-breaststroke swimmer who won for the Philippines its first Olympic medal--a bronze--in the 1928 Amsterdams Olympics. In 1932, Yldefonso again won a bronze at the Los Angeles Olympics.
* 1928 Amsterdam * 1932 Los Angeles * 1936 Berlin * 1948 London * 1952 Helsinki * 1956 Melbourne (6 consecutive gold medals - there were no games in 1940 and 1944) * 1960 Rome (Silver) * 1964 Tokyo * 1968 Mexico (Bronze) * 1972 Munich (Bronze) * 1980 Moscow All of these medals were achieved by the men's team.
New Zealand's first Olympic gold medal was won at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam by Ted Morgan in boxing in the welterweight division.
Buster Crabbe: On the 1928 and 1932 Olympic swim teams. Won the gold medal in 400 Meter Swimming Freestyle in 1932. Won bronze medal in 1500 Meter Freestle in 1928. Has 115 acting credits from 1930 to 1982. Johnny Weissmuller: Won 5 Olympic gold medals for swimming 1924-1928. Charter member of U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame. Has 32 acting credits from 1929 to 1976. Best known as "Tarzan". Sonja Henie: Ice Skater. Won 3 Olympic… Read More
That was welterweight Ted Morgan who won gold at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
INDIA has won a total of 8 gold, 4 silver & 5 bronze in the Summer Olympic Games history since their first participation in 1900. Summer Olympics appearance: 21 1900, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004 here are the breakdown of medals won at the Summer Olympics: Paris 1900 - athletics - men's200m hurdles silver - Norman Pritchard Paris 1900… Read More
Canada won gold, Sweden won silver, and Switzerland won bronze.
Men's: 1920 1924 1928 1932 1948 1952 Women's: 2002 2006 2010
The Arjuna Awards are awarded on the birthday of Dhyan Chand Singh, a member of the Indian field hockey team that won the gold medal at the 1928, 1932, and 1936 Olympics. He is considered one of the greatest, if not the greatest, player to have ever played the game.
India have competed at 22 Summer Olympic Games to date winning a total of 20 medals, they have also competed at 7 Winter Olympics without yet winning a medal. The 22 medalists have been: # Norman Pritchard - silver - men's 200m - 1900 Paris # Norman Pritchard - silver - men's 200m hurdles - 1900 Paris # Indian National Team - gold - mens field hockey - 1928 Amsterdam # Indian National Team… Read More
Through the 2008 Games, India has won 8 gold medals in field hockey, in the years 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964 and 1980.
No one. Women did not begin competing in Olympic athletics (track and field) until the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
The first Asian to win a gold medal in Olympic Athletic competition was Mikio Oda of Japan who won the triple jump competition in the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam.