Gurjit Kaur proved to be India’s saint. As she scored her lady Olympic objective. Within the 22nd minute to put India within the last-4 of the Olympics. For the first time in history.
The Indian women’s hockey team enrolled one of its greatest wins. In history by starting Monday. With a dazzling 1-0 win over three-time champions Australia 1-0. To reach their lady semifinals in women’s hockey at the Olympics in Tokyo.
Gurjit Kaur proved to be India’s legend. As she scored her lady Olympic objective. Within the 22nd minute to put India in the last-4 of the Tokyo game. Where they will confront either Argentina, Netherlands, Unused Zealand, Spain, or Great Britain.
Gurjit scored through a penalty corner. To begin with for India in this Olympics. And the first conceded through a PC by the Hockeyroos.
India oversaw to hold on to their lead from there onwards. Denying wave after wave of attacks from Australia. To total a hat-trick of wins. Argentina beat Germany 3-0. Within the first quarterfinal on Monday.
India oversaw to spare a whopping 8 punishment corners. While changed over the as it were one that they got. Within the match to register one of the most popular wins in Olympic history.
“Exceptionally cheerful with the win. Everyone worked very difficultly for this win. We performed like one group. And we are feeling so cheerful to have qualified for the semifinals. Thank you to all those who backed the Indian women’s team.” An elated Gurjit Kaur said after the match.
“This group is like a family, counting the coaching staff. Our whole nation bolsters us and everybody’s prayers are with us.”
Typically India’s third win in this Olympic campaign. Then after Ireland (1-0) and South Africa (4-3). They had opened their campaign with three successive routs. Against the Netherlands (1-5), Germany (0-2), and Great Britain (1-4).
Usually, India’s greatest win is in women’s hockey. As the team is playing within the Olympics only. For the third time and had battled to the knockout rounds. Finishing fourth in Pool A.
The Indian women’s hockey
The Indian women’s hockey team’s best finish. At the Olympics came on to debut. In Moscow back in 1980 when they finished fourth. In the six-team competition.
Prior to Sunday, the Indian men’s team also come. To their first-ever semi-final at the Olympics. Lastly, after enrolling a stunning Great Britain 3-1 in the quarterfinal. India will take on world champions Belgium within the semifinal on Tuesday.