Bandu Patil

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Olympic medal record
Men's field hockey
Gold medal – first place 1964 Tokyo Team Competition

Bandu Patil (January 1, 1936 – August 23, 1988) was an Indian hockey player. Bandu Patil represented the Indian Hockey team, which won Silver medal & Gold medal during 1960 & 1964 Olympics.

He is from Belgaum. The Belgaum Cantonment had planned to rename the Khanapur road from Sanchayni Circle to Suryakant Park (Gogte circle) as Bandu Patil (He was a part of the gold medal winning Indian hockey team in the 1960s) road, but it was later found that, the same road was named after Maj.Cariappa in the military records.[1]

Medals[edit]

*1960 Rome Olympics- Silver
*1964 Tokyo Olympics- Gold
*1962 Asian Games – Silver

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