When Did Pakistan Won Olympic Gold Medal In Hockey For the First Time

Question: When Did Pakistan Won Olympic Gold Medal In Hockey For the First Time?

  • 1988
  • 1992
  • 1960
  • 1948

Answer: 1960

When Did Pakistan Won Olympic Gold Medal In Hockey For the First Time

Pakistan won the Olympic Gold Medal in Hockey for the first time in 1960 in Rome. Pakistan won the gold medal in field hockey by defeating Indian Men Hockey team in Final. The Gold Medal winning squad was Abdul Rasheed, Jahangir Butt, Gulraiz Akhtar, Tanvir Dar, Khalid Mahmood, Muhammad Asak Malik, Mohammad Ashfaq, Tariq Niazi, Riaz Ahmad, Riazuddin, Saeed Anwar, Tariq Aziz and Zakir Hussain. This was the most successful year for Pakistan, as they also won another medal in Olympics games in wrestling category. Since then, Pakistan has won three gold medals in Hockey the other two gold medals were won during 1968 Olympics games and 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.

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