Khwaja Zakauddin

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Khwaja Zakauddin
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Born 27 October 1936 (1936-10-27) (age 80)[1]
Jalandhar, Punjab, British India

Khawaja Zakauddin (born 27 October 1936 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India[1]) is a former field hockey forward from Pakistan who played from 1958 to 1966. In 2010, he was given Pride of Performance award which is the highest civil award of Pakistan. After his retirement, he served as coach, chief selector and manager for Pakistan hockey at different times.[2]

He is father-in-law of Pakistani hockey olympian Tauqeer Dar.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c "Profile of Khawaja Zakauddin". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 14 April 2017. 
  2. ^ Khwaja Zakauddin's Pride of Performance Award, The Nation newspaper, Published 19 August 2009, Retrieved 14 April 2017