Ajit Gill


Ajit Singh Gill


 Date and place of Birth 21.03.1928 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 School K.K.M. School, Kuala Lumpur
 College Teacher Training College, Singapore
 Club Singapore Khalsa Association
 Playing position Full back
 Olympic Games Melbourne 1956
 Hockey Idols Balbir Singh Sr. & R.S. Gentle (India)


Olympic Games






 Melbourne 1956 03.12.1956 class 5 - 8

 Singapore 0 - New Zealand 13


 Melbourne 1956 06.12.1956 class 7 - 8

 Singapore 0 - Australia 5 


Final Standing: 8th 



Ajit Singh Gill studied at K.K.M School in Kuala Lumpur and at Teachers Training College in Singapore.

He was a Senior Assistant of a secondary school in Singapore.

He played hockey and cricket for the Selangor Indian Association from 1948 to 1951 and for State of Selangor in 1950.

He played for the Singapore Indian Association from 1952 to 1975.

He also played hockey for the Singapore Khalsa Association.

He played as right half-back for State of Selangor and as a full back for Singapore.

He represented Singapore in matches against Indonesia, India, Pakistan, Belgium, Britain, New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia.

He was a short corner specialist and states that "scoring all those goals was very thrilling."