Olympic Captains Of India

Sr No Venue Details
1. Amsterdam Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Jaipal Singh
Born: 03 Jan 1903 at Khunti (Jharkhand)
Died: 20 Mar 1970 at Delhi
2. 1932 Los Angeles Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Lal Shah Bokhari
Born: 22 Jul 1909 at Lyallpur (Faisalabad, Pakistan)
Died: 22 Jul 1959 at Colombo
3. 1936 Berlin Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Dhyan Chand
Born: 29 Aug 1905 at Allahabad
Died: 03 Dec 1979 at Delhi
4. 1948 London Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Kishan Lal
Born: 02 Feb 1917 at Mhow (MP)
Died: 23 June 1980 at Chennai
5. 1952 Helsinki Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: K. D. Singh ‘Babu’
Born: 02 Feb 1922 at Barabanki (UP)
Died: 27 Mar 1978 at Lucknow
6. 1956 Melbourne Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Balbir Singh Sr.
Born: 10 Oct 1924 in Haripur (Punjab)
Residing in Burnaby, BC, Canada
7. 1960 Rome Olympics Rank: Silver Medal
Captain: Leslie Claudius
Born: 25 March 1927 at Bilaspur (MP)
Died: 20 December 2012 at Kolkata
8. 1964 Tokyo Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Charanjit Singh
Born: 03 Feb 1931 ,Mairi ,Una (H.P)
Residing at Himachal
9. 1968 Mexico City Olympics Rank: Bronze Medal
Captain: Prithipal Singh
Born :28 Jan 1932 at Nankana Sahib (Pakistan)
Died : 20 May 1983 at Ludhiana
Jt. Captain: Gurbux Singh
Born: 11 Feb 1936 at Peshawar(Pakistan)
Residing at Kolkata
10. 1972 Munich Olympics Rank: Bronze Medal
Captain: Harmik Singh
Born: 10 June 1947 at Gujranwala (Pakistan)
Residing at Chandigarh
11. 1976 Montreal Olympics Rank: 7th Position
Captain: Ajitpal Singh
Born: 01 Apr 1947 at Sansarpur (Punjab)
Residing at Delhi
12. 1980 Moscow Olympics Rank: Gold Medal
Captain: Vasudevan Baskaran
Born: 17 August 1950 at Chennai
Residing at Chennai
13. 1980 Moscow Olympics Rank: 4th Position
Captain: Rupa Saini
Born: 02 Sept. 1954 at Faridkot
Residing at Patiala
14. 1988 Seoul Olympics Rank: 6th Position
Captain: M.M. Somaya
Born: 08 May 1959 at Mercara (Karnataka)
Residing at Mumbai
15. 1992 Barcelona Olympics Rank: 7th Position
16. 1996 Atlanta Olympics Rank: 8th position
Captain: Pargat Singh
Born: 05 Mar 1965 at Mithapur (Punjab)
Residing at Jalandhar
17. 2000 Sydney Olympics Rank: 7th Position
Captain: Ramandeep Singh Grewal
Born: 08 August 1971 at Chandigarh
Residing at Ludhiana
18. 2004 Athens Olympics Rank: 7th Position
Captain: Dilip Tirkey
Born: 24 Nov 1977 at Savnamara (Orissa)
Residing at Rourkela/Bhubneswar
19 2012 London Olympics Rank: 12th Position
Captain: Bharat Chettri
Born: 15 Dec 1981 at Darjeeling (West Bengal)
Residing at Bangalore/Karnataka
20. 2016 Rio Olympics Rank: 8th Position
Captain: Sreejesh Parattu Raveendran
Born: 05 May 1988 at Kumarapuram (Kerala)
Residing at Kumarapuram/Kerala
21. 2016 Rio Olympics Rank: 12th Position
Captain: Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam
Born: 25 Feb. 1992 at Manipur
Residing at Manipur