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Tariq Niazi

Full name: Tariq Niazi
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (182 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: March 15, 1940 in Mianwali, Punjab, Pakistan
Died: April 20, 2008 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan
Affiliations: PIA, Karachi (PAK)
Country: PAK Pakistan
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Twice an Olympain, Tariq Niazi represented Pakistan from 1961-69, also competing for the National team at the Asian Games. He played for PIA and represented that department in various national and regional championships. He later briefly served as the manager and coach of the national team. Mianwali’s municipal hockey stadium was later renamed the Tariq Niazi Hockey Stadium.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Hockey Men's Hockey Pakistan PAK 2 Silver
1968 Summer 28 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
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Hockey Pakistan PAK Final Standings 2 1964-10-11 2 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Hockey Pakistan PAK Group A Match #4 1 1964-10-12 PAK 5, KEN 2 0
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Hockey Pakistan PAK Group A Match #10 1 1964-10-15 PAK 1, GBR 0 0
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Final Standings 1 1968-10-13 2 2
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #24 1 1968-10-20 PAK 4, MAS 0 1
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Hockey Pakistan PAK Group B Match #26 1 1968-10-21 PAK 2, KEN 1 1