Hardyal Singh
Personal information
Born (1928-11-28)28 November 1928
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died 17 August 2018(2018-08-17) (aged 89)
Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Medal record
Men's field hockey
Olympic Games
Representing  India
Gold medal – first place 1956 Melbourne Team Competition

Hardyal Singh (28 November 1928 – 17 August 2018)[1][2] was an Indian hockey player who lived in the state of Uttarakhand. He was part of the Indian hockey team that won the gold medal in 1956 Summer Olympics at Melbourne.[3] He died on 17 August 2018.


  1. ^ Olympics hockey gold winner Subedar Hardayal Singh passes away
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Hardayal Singh Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
  3. ^ India's Olympic History Archived 2012-09-13 at archive.today