Remembering other coaches> Mr RS Gentle

For me, IIT-B Hockey was synonymous with Appaji!

Mr Arun Firodia from the 1965 batch informed me that he was coached by Mr. R.S. Gentle who had scored the winning goal at Melbourne Olympics.

I of course immediately looked around:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Randhir_Singh_Gentle

http://www.thehindu.com/sport/hockey/1956-olympics-india-pips-pakistan-to-win-gold/article3627897.ece

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-randhir-singh-gentle-remembering-a-champ-1055173

Great to hear that Appaji is following a great tradition.