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Ashfaq Ahmed

Full name: Muhammad Ashfaq Ahmed
Original name: محمد اشفاق احمد
Gender: Male
Height: 5'4" (162 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: November 11, 1946 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan
Died: July 3, 2005 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan
Country: PAK Pakistan
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

During the five-year period that Ashfaq Ahmed played on the national hockey team, Pakistan won all major international titles. In 1968, Pakistan won the Olympic gold for the second time, beating Australia in the final after their arch-rivals India had shockingly failed to make the final. In 1970, Pakistan won the final at the Asian Games, defeating India 1-0. In 1971, Ahmed and his team mates also conquered the first ever Hockey World Cup, triumphing over Spain in the final. An inside right attacker, Ahmed earned a total of 49 caps, scoring 11 times.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Men's Hockey Pakistan PAK 1 Gold

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Final Standings 1 1968-10-13 9 2
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Final Round Match 1/2 1 1968-10-26 PAK 2, AUS 1 0
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1968-10-24 PAK 1, FRG 0 0
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #3 1 1968-10-13 PAK 6, NED 0 1
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #5 1 1968-10-14 PAK 1, FRA 0 0
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #12 1 1968-10-16 PAK 3, AUS 2 0
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #14 1 1968-10-17 PAK 5, ARG 0 0
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #17 1 1968-10-19 PAK 2, GBR 1 1
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #24 1 1968-10-20 PAK 4, MAS 0 0
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #26 1 1968-10-21 PAK 2, KEN 1 0