Press the Bell Icon to never miss a video from Testbook.com Hello Friends and Welcome to this video! Today we will talk about National Sports Day In honour of Major Dhyan Chand who was born on 29th August means on his Birthday we are celebrating National Sports Day. Major Dhyan Chand was a phenomenal hockey player. He is also known for his best Goal Scoring Techniques. He was the greatest Hockey Player of all times. Before taking this video forward Answer One question: Major Dhyan Chand National Hockey Stadium is situated in which city? Pause this video to answer this question in comments section. Watch this video carefully, you will get the answer to this question by the end of this video. Major Dhyan Chand had won 3 Gold medals for India in 1928, 1932 & 1936 in Olympics. Major Dhyan Chand had won 3 Gold medals for India in 1928, 1932 & 1936 in Olympics. Major Dhyan Chand had won 3 Gold medals for India in 1928, 1932 & 1936 in Olympics. Major Dhyan Chand had won 3 Gold medals for India in 1928, 1932 & 1936 in Olympics. Major Dhyan Chand was undoubtedly one of the major sports man to popularize this sport. In his International career as a sports man he scored more than 400 Goals. In 1936 Berlin Olympics, Major Dhyan Chand made a grand presentation of his skills as a sports man. Rumor has it that, Adolf Hitler was so impressed with Major Dhyan Chand’s play that he offered Major Dhyan Chand with German Citizenship and and Colonel Post in the German Army! In 2002, the National Hockey Stadium, in Delhi was renamed as Major Dhyan Chand National Hockey Stadium. In 1956, Indian Government awarded him with Padma Bhushan and the Indian Postal Service published a Postal Stamp in his remembrance. Major Dhyan Chand Retired from Indian Army as a Major. Major Dhyan Chand Retired from Indian Army as a Major. Major Dhyan Chand Retired from Indian Army as a Major. National Sports Day is celebrated all over India by organizing Marathons, Walkatons and celebrated with Football Tournaments. In their first year, FICCI celebrated National Sports Day together with Ministry of Youth Affairs and other sports bodies. National Sports Day is celebrated in many Educational Institutes and Sports Academies. This day is one of the rare days on which we remember our country’s sports Heroes. To boost sport spirit & the sports scenario in the country To boost sport spirit & the sports scenario in the country a lot of sports and events are are conducted. a lot of sports and events are are conducted. Some events are organized to appreciate many new sports player and give them awards & recognition. On this day, in Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium, New Delhi On this day, in Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium, New Delhi various matches are organized between Hockey Teams in the country. along with that, Arjun Award and Khel Ratna Awards along with that, Arjun Award and Khel Ratna Awards are also distributed by our President. are also distributed by our President. So, this was a detailed video on National Sports Day So, this was a detailed video on National Sports Day How did you find this video? Please let us know on comment section Like this video and share this video with your friends. Subscribe to Testbook YouTube channel and Press Bell Icon if you haven’t yet! Subscribe to Testbook YouTube channel and Press Bell Icon if you haven’t yet! Subscribe to Testbook YouTube channel and Press Bell Icon if you haven’t yet! Thank you for watching this video and All the Best!