India wins Bronze in Tokyo Olympics after 41 years and reminds its golden period of Indian Hockey.
India sealed a 5-4 win against Germany in the men’s hockey bronze medal match at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics2020. Simranjeet Singh scored two goals for India at the Oi Hockey Stadium, along with Hardik Singh, Harmanpreet Singh and Rupinder Pal Singh also adding their names on the score sheet. Indian team end their 41-year medal wait at the Olympics. In future, it would lead to a drastic change and inspiration for the team in the upcoming matches.
Indian team In Hockey
India won its first Olympic hockey medal in Moscow 1980. It was a thrilling affair between the two teams that went right down to the middle. The Indian team take the bronze in the Tokyo 2020 men’s event.
The Indian team has now won 12 hockey medals at the Olympics – eight golds, one silver and three bronze. It was India’s second medal in Tokyo after their gold at the 1964 Olympics match.