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Kevin Carton

Full name: Kevin Meredith Carton
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: October 26, 1933 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: August 3, 2017
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Hockey

Biography

Kevin Carton played hockey for Australia at both the 1956 and 1960 Olympic Games. Earning 26 caps, he was also a captain of Team Australia when they retained the Manning Memorial Cup in 1961 in a series against New Zealand. He played for the Australian team that finished second in the 1962 Ten-Nation International.

Carton graduated from Trinity College in 1951. He later entered the travel and tourism industry and in 1995 became chairman of the board of the Western Australian Tourism Commission. He was awarded the Australian Sports Medal in 1999, the Order of Australia Medal in 2000, and also received the Australian National Service Medal and Australian Centenary Award for services to tourism and hockey.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Men's Hockey Australia AUS 5
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Men's Hockey Australia AUS 6

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Final Standings 5 1956-11-23 6 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Classification Round 5-8 Match #2 1T 1956-12-03 BEL 2, AUS 2 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Classification Round 5-8 Match #4 1 1956-12-04 AUS 1, NZL 0 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Group B Match #2 1 1956-11-23 AUS 2, KEN 0 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Group B Match #4 1 1956-11-26 AUS 3, MAL 2 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Group B Match #6 2 1956-11-30 GBR 2, AUS 1 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Australia AUS Group B Play-off 2 1956-12-01 GBR 1, AUS 0 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Final Standings 6 1960-08-26 9 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Quarter-Finals Match #1 2 1960-09-05 IND 1, AUS 0 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Classification Round 5-8 Match #2 1T 1960-09-08 KEN 1, AUS 1 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Classification Round 5-8 Match #3 1 1960-09-09 AUS 2, NZL 1 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Classification Round 5-8 Replay #2 1 1960-09-10 AUS 2, KEN 1 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Classification Round 5-8 Replay #3 2 1960-09-11 NZL 1, AUS 0 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Group B Match #1 2 1960-08-26 PAK 3, AUS 0 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Group B Match #4 1 1960-08-30 AUS 8, JPN 1 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Group B Match #6 1T 1960-09-01 POL 1, AUS 1 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Australia AUS Group B Playoff 1 1960-09-03 AUS 2, POL 0 0
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