11 August

India claimed gold in Hockey at 1932 Los Angeles Olympics.

On 11 August 1932: India beat host USA 24 – 1 to win their second successive gold at Olympics. The Indian team was captained by S. Lal Shah Bokhari. Roop Singh Bais was tournament’s leading goal scorer with 13 goals while legendary Dhyan Chand scored 12 goals in the tournament.