Jaman Lal Sharma

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Jaman Lal Sharma
Medal record
Competitor for  India
Men's Field hockey
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1960 Rome Team

Jaman Lal Sharma (1932–2007) was an Indian field hockey player. He was born in Bannu, Pakistan. He won a silver medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome.[1]

Sharma was born in Bannu, in what is now Pakistan, in 1932.[2] After retiring as a player, Sharma became a coach and was manager of the Indian hockey team at the Asian Games.

Sharma was awarded the Padma Shree in 1990.[3]

In Lucknow, a state hockey tournament is being organized every year since 2008 in his memory.[4][5]

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