Mohali(Punjab), May 25 : veteran hockey player Balbir Singh passed away this morning at the age of 95 after battling multiple health issues. Balbir was a three time gold champion. He played important role in India’s Olympic victories in London (1948), as a vice captain in Helsinki (1952) and as the captain in Melbourne (1956). He had outstanding career from 1947-1958, he won 61 international caps and scored a whopping 246 goals. He worked as a manager for the world cup winning team in 1975.