Straight Drive by Ganesh Sharma:
Author is a Former State level Cricket Player & a successful Sports entrepreneur, who loves Sports 24 x 365 , his motto in life is to get the prominence of Domestic Sports and its coverage :
HAPPY BIRTHDAY – MAJOR DHYANCHAND SAHIB & HAPPY NATIONAL SPORTS DAY.
I am so Happy to Connect with you all, that to on a national Sports Day… wow, nothing can be better then this, as our Indian Sports Stars also shown a great performance in the Asian Games in Jakarta by getting a total tally of 50 Medals so far and still growing,
The Domespo Star Wishes –A VERY HAPPY NATIONAL SPORTS DAY to each & Every Sports Enthusiast of the Nation.
Friend, What a day to Celebrate 29th August-2018, infact, this day becomes further more Special, as Nation also celebrate the Birthday of Indian Hockey Magician Major Dhyan Chand’s Birthday, therefore The National Sports Day in India is celebrated on 29 August each year. This day being celebrated to mark respect on the Birthday of Dhyan Chand Sahib, he is the Most remembered Hockey Player of India, who was instrumental for getting Gold Medal in Olympics for India in the years 1928, 1934 and 1936. We really go Nostalgic to know, He scored over 400 goals in his career, from 1926 to 1948., well, I was not even Born, but I have heard Stories from my father Pandit. S.K Sharma, on Major Dhyan Chand Sahib’s Heroic deeds for Indian Hockey.
Once, he registered his success on the International Hockey Circuits, with serving the nation for his high Principals and true Game Spirit, on multiple occasions, therefore, on his Name Govt of India, instituted One of Biggest Sports Awards, Major Dhyan Chand Award is also being given as lifetime Achievement to Meritorious Sports Personalities.
Let me take you through to you all a small life history of our beloved Major Dhyan Chand, also known as Magician hockey Player,
He was Born on 29th August 1905 , he has been the most Successful Hockey player of India, who was known for his magical hockey skills and Goal converting tricks, his ball Control was beyond compare an amazing talent always lived for his Country, he was also Awarded
Padma Bhushan in the year -1956, he was servicing in the Indian Army, even till date all the Hockey Players worship him, all bigger players touch Feets on his Statue to start their Hockey career, we are really lucky to live in the same country, which has strong foundation stones laid by these biggest sports personalities, we salute this Magician Hockey player of India.
Once again a Very Happy National Sports Day, this is Ganesh Signing off,We will meet again with another new Sports Story,