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Harold Cooke

Full name: Harold Douglas R Cooke
Gender: Male
Born: 1895 in Shackerstone, Leicestershire, Great Britain
Died: 1966 in Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough, Great Britain
Affiliations: Birmingham University
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Harold Cooke’s international experience was limited to four caps for England, including the one match he played at the 1920 Olympic tournament in Antwerp. He played for Birmingham University, Worcester and Warwickshire and graduated from Birmingham University in 1920 with passes in metallurgy, chemistry, engineering, accountancy and German. He later moved north and played for Saltburn, West Hartlepool Caledonians and Redcar and won further county honours with Yorkshire and also represented the North, In 1933 he was elected onto the Yorkshire Hockey Association selection committee and served them for many years.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer Antwerpen Hockey Men's Hockey Great Britain GBR 1 Gold

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP
1920 Summer Antwerpen Hockey Great Britain GBR Final Standings 1 1920-09-01 1
1920 Summer Antwerpen Hockey Great Britain GBR Round-Robin Match #1 1 1920-09-01 GBR 5, DEN 1
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