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Dhyan Chand's family okays making of player's biopic
Times of India

Dhyan Chand's family okays making of player's biopic

After biopics on sportspersons like Milkha Singh and Mary Kom, now a film on hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand is in the pipeline. Recently, there were reports that a film on the player would be made by Manmohan Shetty's daughter Pooja Shetty. Times of India, 1 week ago

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DIET celebrates Natl Sports Day

National Sports Day, the birth anniversary of Dhyanchand was celebrated at DIET, Garacharama to pay tribute to the legendary hockey player of India. Kumari Sakeen Minaz D. EI. D II Year trainee emphasized the significance of sports and games for a ...
 The Echo Of India2 weeks ago M S University hosts grand celebrations of National Sports Day  Times of India1 week ago SNBP School celebrates National Sports Day  Sakaal Times1 week ago

Real tribute to Dadda is to ignite passion for hockey

On the 109th birth anniversary of hockey wizard Dhyan Chand, who is lovingly remembered as 'Dadda', a new spark of hope ignites for hockey. Born on August 29, 1905, he had given hockey a totally different colour with his splendid game. His ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
IndiaTV News

UPA-2 sidelined hockey legend Dhyan Chand to give Bharat Ratna to Sachin Tendulkar: reports

According to reports, the UPA-2 government under Manmohan Singh made a last-minute decision to confer the Bharat Ratna on batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, instead of the late Indian hockey great Dhyan Chand. The report reveals that on July 16, ...
 DNA India1 month ago Not Sachin Tendulkar, Dhyanchand was the first choice for Bharat Ratna  IndiaTV News1 month ago Sachin Tendulkar row in RS  Kashmir Times4 weeks ago It has now emerged that UPA- II in dramatic last minute switch gave Sachin Bharat Ratna  Samaylive1 month ago

Dhyan Chand was first Indian sportsman to take Tricolour oath

With Hitler in audience and most of the 40,000 spectators cheering for their team, odds were heavily in favour of the German team in the final hockey match at 1936 Berlin Olympics. Also, India had lost 4-1 in a practice match with the hosts. A dose ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Happy if Dhyanchand awarded Bharat Ratna: Harsh Vardhan

By ANI | ANI Delhi, Aug11 (ANI): Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr Harsh Vardhan said it will be good if Dhyanchands name is included for Bharat Ratna Awards. It is good if his name has been included. If what you are saying is right ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago

Zeeshan among three nominees

Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali is among three, who have been recommended for the Dhyanchand Award for lifetime contribution to sport this year. Sources in the sports ministry said that the selection committee has also recommended former diver K. P. Thakkar (1951 ...
 The Telegraph1 month ago I have never seen such camaraderie  The Hindu1 month ago

Bharat Ratna for Vajpayee, Netaji, Malviya, Dhyan Chand and Kanshi Ram?

Speculation is rife that former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose may be named for the country's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna. The speculation has been fuelled by the Union home ministry placing an order of five Bharat Ratna medallions. Some media reports also stated that the government is also considering awarding Bharat Ratnas to freedom fighter and founder of Benaras Hindu University Madan Mohan Malviya, hockey icon Dhyanchand and Bahujan Samaj Party ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Bharat Ratna likely for Vajpayee, Subhash Bose, Dhyanchand , Malviya  One India1 month ago SC Bose, Vajpayee and three other famous personalities on the reckoning for Bharat Ratna?  Meri News1 month ago Talk of Bharat Ratna for Netaji, Vajpayee; freedom fighter's family 'won't accept it'  Hindustan Times1 month ago
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President to present national sports awards Friday

President Pranab Mukherjee will present the National Sports Awards at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan Friday. The Dhyanchand Award for Lifetime Achievement in Sports and Games, Arjuna Awards, Dronacharya Awards, Tenzing Norgay National Adventure ...
 Webindia1232 weeks ago Sports Awards presentation  Sangai Express2 weeks ago National Sports Awards to be presented at Rashtrapati Bhawan  India TV2 weeks ago President Mukherjee to present National Sports Awards tomorrow  NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago

Asian Games torch relay flagged off in Delhi

The 2014 Asian Games torch relay started Saturday from the Major Dhyanchand National Stadium, the first venue of the Games, with some of India's top sportspersons taking part in the relay run along the historical Rajpath here.It is the first time that the ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
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