How many brothers does Dhanraj Pillay have?

How many brothers does Dhanraj Pillay have?

Dhanraj Pillay Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography, Facts & More

Full Name Dhanraj Pillay
Children None
Parents Father- Nagalingam Pillay Mother- Andalamma
Siblings Brother- Ramesh Pillay and 3 more Sister- Not Known

What is the age of Dhanraj Pillay?

53 years (July 16, 1968)
Dhanraj Pillay/Age

When was Dhanraj Pillay born?

July 16, 1968 (age 53 years)
Dhanraj Pillay/Date of birth

Which was the first car of Dhanraj Pillay?

Dhanraj Pillay celebrates his birthday with MG Gloster. It was indeed an honour for Ms. Nidhi Modi- Director MG Mumbai, to hand over the keys of the India’s First autonomous level- 1 * premium SUV The MG GLOSTER.

What is the age of Dhyan Chand?

74 years (1905–1979)
Dhyan Chand/Age at death

Is Dhanraj Pillay a tamilian?

Pillay born to a Tamil family made his debut in 1989 with the national team and in a career spanning over 15 years, appeared for India in four Olympic Games, World Cups and Champion Trophies each. …

Where did Dhanraj Pillay live?

Dhanraj Pillay/Places lived

What is Dhanraj Pillay famous for?

Dhanraj Pillay is one of India’s best hockey players. He also led the Indian hockey team to an Asian Games gold in 1998 after a 32-year gap with a brilliant individual campaign and then steered India to their maiden Asia Cup triumph in 2003.

Which caste is Major Dhyan?

Early life. Dhyan Chand was born in Allahabad on 29 August 1905 in a Rajput family. He was the elder brother of another hockey player Roop Singh, and the son of Sharadha Singh and Sameshwar Singh.

Who praised Major Dhyan Chand?

One such celebrated global personality who rated Dhyan Chand highly is the talismanic late batsman from Australia, Sir Donald Bradman. The duo had met when the Indian hockey team had toured Australia ahead of the 1932 Berlin Olympics.

Was Dhanraj Pillay poor?

Though he was born in a poor family, that never stopped him from chasing his dreams. The support from his family was crucial during his struggling days. They saw the potential in the young boy who did wonders with a broken stick. Dhanraj idolized his brother Ramesh Pillai, who also played Hockey.

Is Dhanraj Pillay alive today?

Dhanraj Pillay Yadav (born 16 July 1968) is a retired Indian field hockey player and former captain of the Indian national team. He also looks after the Air India Sports Promotion Board as a Joint Secretary based in Mumbai.

How old is Dhanraj Pillai the hockey player?

On 16-7-1968 Dhanraj Pillai was born in Khadki, Pune Maharashtra, India. He made his 7 million dollar fortune with Singapore Hockey Federation, Indian Gymkhana. The hockey player is currently single, his starsign is Cancer and he is now 53 years of age.

What kind of life did Dhanraj Pillay have?

Born in a poor family, Dhanraj had a tough life in the gallis (streets) around the neighborhood armaments factory in Pune. Dhanraj was the youngest of his five brothers and the family had not enough bucks to buy hockey sticks.

When did Dhanraj Pillay get the Padma Shri?

Recognizing his achievements, he was awarded the Padma Shri by the government of India in 2000. Dhanraj Pillay, whose career spanned from December 1989 to August 2004, played 339 international matches. The Indian Hockey Federation did not keep official statistics for the goals scored.

When did Dhanraj Pillay join Aam Aadmi Party?

Pillay is currently involved in trying to start a hockey academy in Mumbai. To raise funds for his academy he is heading a drive to collect empty plastic printer cartridges in Mumbai and sell them to a European recycling firm. Yes He joined Aam Aadmi Party in February 2014 and started his political career.