Born on 16th July 1968 in a small town of Khadki in Maharashtra, India, Dhanraj Pillay was one of the best forwards and former captains of the Indian hockey team. He is regarded as one of India's best-ever hockey player. He played for India in four Olympics, World Cups and Hockey Champion Trophies each. He made 339 appearances for the Indian national team and is recorded, unofficially, having scored 170 goals.
Here is the glimpse of his achievements:-