What is the nick name of Indian hockey team?
|Nickname(s)||Men in Blue, Bharat Army|
|Association||Hockey India (2008–present) Indian Hockey Federation (1925–2008)|
|Head Coach||Graham Reid|
Who is No 1 hockey player in India? Dhyan Chand : Undoubtedly the greatest hockey player India, and probably the world has ever seen, Dhyan Chand tops the list.
When did India first win hockey World Cup? The Indian hockey men’s team may be the most decorated side in the history of the Olympics, but its record in the World Cup hasn’t been as glorious. India won the World Cup in 1975 beating Pakistan 2-1 in the final with Ashok Kumar, the son of wizard Dhyan Chand, scoring the winning goal.
How many times has India won hockey World Cup? It is held every four years, bridging the four years between the Summer Olympics. Pakistan is the most successful team, having won the tournament four times. The Netherlands and Australia have each won three titles, and Germany has won two titles. Belgium and India have both won the tournament once.