Mushtaq Ahmad (field hockey, born 1932)

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Mushtaq Ahmad
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Born 28 August 1932
Died 23 April 2011(2011-04-23) (aged 78)

Mushtaq Ahmad (28 August 1932 – 23 April 2011) was a field hockey striker from Pakistan. He was born in Amritsar, India. He won the gold medal in 1960 Summer Olympics. He scored against Australia in the first match of the Games. After the Olympics he was granted a transferral along with his family to move to the United Kingdom. He died in London, England aged 78 on 23 April 2011.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Pakistan Hockey Olympic Teams". Pakistan Hockey Federation. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "THE XVII OLYMPIAD" (PDF). LA84 Foundation.