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Gurmit Singh

Full name: Gurmit Singh Kullar
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Born: 1907 in Jullun, Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Died: February 4, 1992 in [unknown], Punjab, India
Affiliations: Punjab University
Country: IND India
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Gurmit Singh played for Punjab University in Lahore from 1927 until 1932. He played his first game for Punjab in the Inter-Provincial Tournament in 1932. Between 1934-40 he was a member of the Indian Army team. When he was selected for the Olympic team, he was studying at the Agricultural College in Faisalabad (formerly Lyallpur). He played at inside right and was the only Sikh on the team in 1932, scoring eight goals in two matches. During the Indian tour which preceded and followed the Olympics, Singh scored 55 goals.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer Los Angeles Hockey Men's Hockey India IND 1 Gold

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1932 Summer Los Angeles Hockey India IND Final Standings 1 1932-08-04 2 8
1932 Summer Los Angeles Hockey India IND Round-Robin Match #1 1 1932-08-04 IND 11, JPN 1 3
1932 Summer Los Angeles Hockey India IND Round-Robin Match #3 1 1932-08-11 IND 24, USA 1 5
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