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Former DG Pakistan Sports Board & Olympian Brig (r) Abdul Hamid passes away in Rawalpindi today
July 11, 2019

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Former Director General Pakistan Sports Board and Olympian Brig (retd) Abdul Hamid alias Hamidi passed away in Rawalpindi today.          

He represented the country in four Olympics for Pakistan hockey team and was captain of Pakistan hockey team, which won gold medal in 1960 Rome Olympics.

Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Dr Fehmida Mirza and President Pakistan Hockey Federation President Brig (retd) Khalid Sajjad Khokhar have expressed grief and sorrow over Hamidi's death and termed it a huge loss.