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Mohammed Shahid: Twitterati Pay Tribute to the Hockey Wizard

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First published: July 20, 2016, 1:37 PM IST | Updated: July 20, 2016
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Mohammed Shahid: Twitterati Pay Tribute to the Hockey Wizard
A file photo of Mohammed Shahid. (Getty Images)

There was an outpour of emotion on social media as the news of hockey legend Mohammed Shahid passing away reached the sports fraternity and fans in the country.

After battling liver problems at Gurugram's Medanta Hospital, the legend breathed his last on Wednesday.

Shahid was part of the team that won gold at the 1980 Moscow Olympics and was also a member of the team that won a silver medal in the Delhi Asiad in 1982 and bronze in the Seoul Asiad in 1986.

Here is how twitter reacted to the tragic death of the legend:

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