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Tarlochan Singh Bawa

Full name: Tarlochan Singh Bawa
Gender: Male
Born: February 12, 1923 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Died: April 24, 2008 in Ambala, Haryana, India
Affiliations: Punjab
Country: IND India
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Tarlochan Singh Bawa played hockey for India at the 1948 Olympics. He studied at Dyal Singh College in Lahore, and later played for the YMCA Club and Brothers Club in Lahore. He was on the Punjab Regional team from 1945-56, and captained that team in 1952. In addition to his Olympic appearance, he was capped in test matches against Japan. In 1949 joined the Punjab police force as an Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI). He remained a police officer throughout his career, retiring in 1981 as superintendent of police in Haryana.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey Men's Hockey India IND 1 Gold

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey India IND Final Standings 1 1948-07-31 5 2
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey India IND Final Round Match 1/2 1 1948-08-12 IND 4, GBR 0 1
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey India IND Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1948-08-09 IND 2, NED 1 0
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey India IND Group A Match #1 1 1948-07-31 IND 8, AUT 0 0
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey India IND Group A Match #3 1 1948-08-04 IND 9, ARG 1 0
1948 Summer 25 London Hockey India IND Group A Match #6 1 1948-08-06 IND 2, ESP 0 1
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