Golden Era of Indian Hockey

During 1928-1956 India have won successive 6 Gold Medals, all they are coming from Field Hockey.  Indian Hockey team won two Gold Medals in 1964 and 1980 version of Summer Olympics. In 1960 India got Silver Medal in Hockey and in 1968, 1972, bronze medals. In total 26 medals in the history of the Olympic games, 11 Medals have come from a single sports and that is Field Hockey. After 1980, India could not score any medal in Hockey.


Indian Hockey Team at 1936 Olympics (Source: Wikipedia)