India defeated Germany in men’s hockey bronze medal match at Tokyo Olympics on Thursday.© AFP
Defender Harmanpreet Singh was on the scoresheet as India defeated Germany in men’s hockey bronze medal match at the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday. India managed to see off Germany’s burst in the remaining couple of minutes to clinch a 5-four earn in a thrilling contest. The victory was distinctive as it also introduced an conclusion to India’s 41-year wait for an Olympic medal in hockey. Immediately after the earn, Harmanpreet told NDTV that when the crew returned from the Oi Hockey Stadium to the Video games Village, each and every Indian congratulated them on winning the bronze medal.
“When we entered the Video games village, members of the women’s crew were ready downstairs to congratulate us. It was a very pleased minute for us, each and every Indian in the Video games village congratulated us,” Harmanpreet told NDTV.
Harmanpreet extra that the women’s crew is playing well and their bronze medal match against Fantastic Britain will be a very good observe.
“They (women’s crew) are playing well and tomorrow’s match (against Fantastic Britain) will a very good one. I wish they earn,” Harmanpreet extra.
When questioned if the men’s crew will be there to observe the women’s crew enjoy their bronze medal match, Harmanpreet replied with an affirmative.
India women’s crew, just after a stunning earn against Australia in the quarters, dropped to Argentina in hockey semi-remaining.
The Rani Rampal-led crew is on the verge of bringing household India’s to start with Olympic medal in women’s hockey. They will need to set in a distinctive effectiveness as the crew previously endured a huge loss to Fantastic Britain for the duration of the Pool phases.
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