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This is India’s third hockey bronze medial in the history of Olympics.

Chak De India ! Hockey Team Wins Olympics Bronze After 4 Decades; Beats Germany 5-4

Vishnu VSUpdated: Thursday Aug 5, 2021

Image : Twiter/Team India

Tokyo Olympics : Men’s hockey team restores India glory after 4 decades wining Olympics Bronze after defeating Germany 5-4.  Medal in hockey in Olympics comes to India after a gap of 41 years, the last of eight golds being at 190 Moscow Games.

India transformed its two-goal deficit into a two-goal lead at the end of the third quarter, reduced later by Germany by a goal from the penalty corner. At half time, Team India was at 1-3 but advanced to 3-3 by break time.

Goalscorers for India
Simranjeeth Singh(17th, 34th minutes) scored a brace. Other baggers were Hardik Singh (27th), Harmanpreet Singh(29th) and Rupinder Pal Singh(31st).

This is India’s third hockey bronze medial in the history of Olympics.


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