Dhyan Chand is universally contemplated as the best hockey player of all time. He played an essential role in
At the age of Chand joined the Indian Army and took up hockey while he was still enrolled. Dhyan Chand used to practice a lot during the night because of the hectic schedule. He was given the nickname "Chand" by his fellow players. As per the belief, his friends gave this name to him because his practice sessions at night always coincided with the coming out of the moon. ‘Chand’ means the moon in Hindi.
By: Priyanka Negi