Peter Paul Fernandes

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Olympic medal record
Men's Field Hockey
Gold medal – first place 1936 Berlin Team Competition

Peter Paul Fernandes (15 September 1916 – 24 January 1981)[1] was an Indian Field Hockey player who competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany.[2] His selection made him the first Goan to represent India in hockey at the Olympics.[3] He attended Saint Patrick's High School, Karachi.[4]

Playing career[edit]

He played with the Karachi Goan Association team.[3] His playing position was forward.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Fernandes Olympic Database Retrieved 17 September 2010.
  2. ^ Field Hockey About.com Retrieved 17 September 2010.
  3. ^ a b About us Karachi Goans Association. Retrieved 17 September 2010
  4. ^ Dawn May 1, 2011
  5. ^ Goal Dhyan Chan autobiography Retrieved 17 September 2010.

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