Tilakam Gopal

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Gopal Tilkam
Born (1941-08-20) 20 August 1941 (age 81)
SpouseSmt. Devaki Tilkam
Website http://tilkamgopal.webs.com/

T. Gopal (Gopal Tilkam) (born 20 August 1941) is a former volleyball player from India. He captained the India national team at the 1966 Asian Games. [1]



In the Inter-Civil Services All India Tournaments, Gopal represented the Andhra Pradesh Civil Service volleyball team:

YearPlace of tournamentRank

At the All India Inter Departmental Nationals, he represented the Andhra Pradesh Police Team:

1969Winners *
1970Winners *

At the All India Inter-Police Meets, he represented the Andhra Pradesh Police Team and helped the team to the following results:

1970Third place

At the National Volleyball Championship, he represented Andhra Pradesh:

YearPlace of tournamentRank
1958–59JamshedpurSelected to play
1960–61MadrasSelected to play
1970–71DelhiSelected to play
1971–72JabalpurSelected to play
1972–73AllahabadReached semi-final
1973–74GwaliorReached semi-final
1974–751.) Madras

2.) Bangalore

1.)South Zone Championships

2.)Winners of Nationals

1975–76 and 1976–77HyderabadSouth Zone Winners
1977–78Calcutta ZonalWinners
1979–80UdaipurSelected to play
1980–81GauhatiSelected to play

International matches

Gopal competed in the following international competitions:

Post-playing career

After his playing career ended, Gopal did the following:


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