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No, Field Hockey was invented in Britain.

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Q: Was field hockey invented in India?
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Which hockey is the national sport of India?

field hockey

Is hockey the national sports of India?

Field Hockey

What sports did India invent?

India invented hockey

Was field hockey invented in 1895?

Click on the link to your right for the history of field hockey.

When was India men's national field hockey team created?

India men's national field hockey team was created in 1928.

What is the national sport in India?

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How many medals has India won in field hockey in the olympic games?

India has won 10 medals in field hockey in the Olympic Games.

How many World Cup of Field Hockey has India won?

India has won the Field Hockey World Cup only once in 1975.

What kind of games do childrens play in India?

Children in India play cricket and field hockey. Field hockey is more of an popular sport than cricket in India.

Which is national game of india?

Field Hockey is the national game of india.

What state was hockey made in?

The play of Hockey was originated in India in the Ninteenth century, may be the Ice Hockey was invented later in the U.S. Archaeological evidence shows that field hockey was played by the ancient Egyptians and Greeks. (Their is a frieze on display in the museum at Olympia that shows two athletes with crossed field hockey sticks.) As to ice hockey, it originated in Canada, most likely in the province of Nova Scotia. Neither version of the game was invented in the United States (or in India).

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What is India's national sport now?

Field hockey

What is the previous national sport of india?

Field hockey.

Who was known as the wizard of Field Hockey?

Late Major Dhyan Chand of India was known as the Wizard of Field Hockey.

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Which country is field hockey is from?

I believe the UK was where it was invented.

What country was field hockey invented in?

London in middlesex

What year was field hockey invented?

The modern rules for the game of field hockey was invented in 1849, the same year as the first club to use those rules.

Who is the best field hockey player of India?

dhanraj pillay

Which team was the champion of Olympics Field Hockey from 1928 to 1960?

India remained the Olympic Champion of Field Hockey from 1928 to 1960.

What is grass hockey about?

In my opinion its not real hockey....... its called field hockey, the reason I think it was invented is for people who cant skate.

What would people call hockey if hockey pucks weren't invented?

Hockey. Pucks were invented for ice hockey, and if it hadn't developed, more people would simply play field hockey (the original way of playing hockey).

Who won the Gold Medal of Field Hockey in 1928 Olympic?

India won the Gold Medal of the Field Hockey of the 1928 Olympic Games.

Country successful at field hockey?

Australia, India, Pakistan, The Netherlands