|Leslie Claudius is a legend among Indian hockey players. He was born on March 25, 1927. this consummate hockey player has registered his name in the Guinness Book of World Records for winning maximum number of Olympic medals for hockey and was also conferred with the coveted Padma Shri in 1971. Leslie played in the IFA Shield and shown meteoric improvement. Despite some of the wonderful achievements, this football player will also be remembered as captain, when Indian team lost the Olympic gold in Tokyo Games of 1960. He was awarded the Padma Shri in the year 1971 for his immense contribution to the Indian hockey.