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Discussion :: Sports - Section 3 (Q.No.71)

71. 

India First won the Olympic Hockey Gold at

[A]. London
[B]. Amsterdam
[C]. Berlin
[D]. Rome

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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Chetan said: (Mar 22, 2013)  
First Olympic Gold Medal Won by India was in 1928 Olympics in hockey. India defeated the host country Holland 3-0 in the finals. Legendary Dhyan Chand scored two goals in the final. Indian goalkeeper Richard Allen had the unique distinction of not conceding a single goal throughout the tournament. The gold medal won by the Indian hockey team in 1928 was the first Olympic gold medal won by Asia in the modern Olympics. India has won a total of eight gold medals in hockey at Olympics. 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.

Thilagar said: (Mar 13, 2017)  
Very nice thank you.

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