Rajendran Christie

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Rajendran Christy
Personal information
Full name Rajendran Absolem Christy
Born (1938-07-01) 1 July 1938 (age 78)
Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore, British India
Playing position Goalkeeper

Rajendran Absolem Christy (born 1 July 1938 in Bangalore) is an Indian former field hockey player.[1] He was the goalkeeper of the Indian hockey team that won the gold medal in the 1964 Summer Olympics at Tokyo, Japan,[2][3] and the bronze medal in the 1968 Summer Olympics at Mexico City, Mexico.[4] They also won the silver medal in the 1962 Asian Games at Jakarta, Indonesia.[5]

He is an alumnus of Bangalore Military School. As a mark of respect,the school Hockey ground is named after him.

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