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29th August is celebrated in India as National Sports Day marks the birth anniversary of Indian hockey champion Major Dhyan Chand who has won gold medals for India in 1928, 1932, and 1936 respectively. 515 more words


President confers Khel Ratna to India's Olympic Contingent

As revealed earlier, Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu, Olympic bronze medalist Sakshi Malik, gymnast Dipa Karmakar, and shooter Jitu Rai were conferred the country’s highest honour in sports, the Khel Ratna award, earlier today in a ceremony at Darbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan. 166 more words


India needs more legends like Major Dhyan Chand.

Every year 29th August is observed as National Sports Day in India, to mark the birth anniversary of one of the legend in hockey that India has ever produced, Major Dhyan Chand. 33 more words

A Tribute to the Legend – Dhyan Chand

“All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”– this proverb aptly highlights the importance of physical activities in our life. Sports is not just about training; it’s a culture that should be promoted by all countries. 387 more words

Story of Major Dhyan Chand 

National Sports Day is celebrated on the birth anniversary of legendary Dhyan Chand on 29th August.

Today we marvel at Bolts & Phelps of this world but if social medial was there at his time, Dhyan Chand would have been a much loved and famous international star. 315 more words

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Remembering Hockey Legend DHYAN CHAND

Remembering Hockey Legend DHYAN CHAND on his Birthday.. which is celebrated as National Sports Day of INDIA…

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Happy National Sports Day! Check Out These Sporty Songs!!!

Happy National Sports Day!  I am sure it will be an extra celebratory one, with the returning Olympic champions.  If you are looking for a good set of songs to watch and think about sports, I am here for you! 228 more words