The ‘National Sport of India’ is ‘Hockey’. Hockey is a the sport in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball into the opponent’s goal using a hockey stick.In present, there are many forms of Hockey ie. Field hockey, Ice hockey, Roller hockey, Sledge hockey and Street hockey.
In Hockey India has an impressive record with many Olympic gold medals. The Golden Era of hockey in India was the period from 1928 – 1956 when India won 6 consecutive gold medals in the Olympic Games.