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Balkrishan Singh

Full name: Balkrishan Singh Grewal
Gender: Male
Born: March 10, 1933 in Patiala, Punjab, India
Died: December 31, 2004 in Patiala, Punjab, India
Affiliations: Indian Railways
Country: IND India
Sport: Hockey

Related Olympians: Son of Dalip Singh.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After his career as a player ended, Balkrishan Singh became a top hockey coach. He coached the Indian team that won the 1980 Olympic gold medal, and also coached the Indian men at the 1992 Olympics. In 1982 he coached the Indian women’s team that won the gold medal at the Asian Games in New Delhi.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Men's Hockey India IND 1 Gold

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey India IND Final Standings 1 1956-11-23 2 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey India IND Group A Match #4 1 1956-11-28 IND 16, USA 0 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey India IND Group A Match #5 1 1956-11-30 IND 6, SIN 0 0
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