Amar Mangat

 
 

Amar Singh Mangat

 Date and place of Birth 26.04.1935 in Nara Moro, Kenya
 School Duke of Gloucester, Nairobi
 Club Sikh Union Nairobi
 Playing position Forward
 1st international 07.12.1962 v Pakistan in Lahore
 Last international 24.03.1968 v Pakistan in Nairobi
 Olympic Games Tokyo 1964
 Hockey idol Surjeet Singh Deol (Senior)

 
 
 
 

Olympic Games

 Games

 Date

 Phase

 Match

 Goals

 Tokyo 1964 12.10.1964 Group A

 Kenya 2 - Pakistan 5

 0

 Tokyo 1964 13.10.1964 Group A Kenya 3 - New Zealand 2

 1

 Tokyo 1964 15.10.1964 Group A Kenya 1 - Australia 0

 0

 Tokyo 1964 16.10.1964 Group A Kenya 0 - Japan 2

 0

 Tokyo 1964 18.10.1964 Group A Kenya 1 - Great Britain 0

 0

 Tokyo 1964 21.10.1964 Class 5 - 8 Kenya 3 - Netherlands 1

 1

 Tokyo 1964 22.10.1964 Class 5 - 6

 Kenya 0 - Germany 3

 0

 

 
 
 
 

Amar Singh Mangat was born in Kenya in 1935 and educated at Duke of Gloucester School Nairobi.

He played for Sikh Union Nairobi Club and was the Club's Sportsman of the Year in 1968. He captained the team that won the M R D'Souza Gold Cup in Kenya in 1963 and was made a Life Member of the Club in 1969 for services rendered as a player and administrator.

He migrated to Canada in July 1969 and took up active role in hockey and became a FIH Umpire in 1976.

He now resides in Canada.