Manpreet Singh said that the group is like a family. And will presently turn their center towards. Their future tournaments after finishing India’s 41-year medal dry spell. At the Olympics within the sport.
India men’s hockey captain Manpreet Singh said. That the group is like a family to him and saluted. The rest of the Indian competitors won grants at the Tokyo Olympics. Manpreet has driven the bunch to a bronze. Which is India’s to begin with a medal in hockey at the Olympics since 1980.
“I would like to thank SAI, IOA because they helped us during our difficult times. They told us only to focus on the tournament and assured us of everything we needed for the Games. I would like to also thank every medal winner, especially Neeraj Chopra,” said Manpreet.
“We are like a family and we know all our likes and dislikes. The upcoming tournaments are very important so we will turn out to focus on that now. Maybe Sree (goalkeeper PR Sreejesh) will come back a little late because he needs to spend time with his children,” Manpreet added with a joke.
Sreejesh, on the other hand, said that it is women’s goalkeeper Savita Punia. It should be called the ‘Great Wall of India’ and praised the women’s group for their bronze medal win.
The hockey players were among Indian competitors. Then those who arrived in New Delhi from Tokyo. Also, on Monday to a merry gathering. India beat four-time champions Germany 5-4 in a thrilling bronze medal match. Securing first with Olympic medal for Indian hockey in 41 years.
Hardik Singh, Simranjeet Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, and Rupinder Pal Singh. They scored as India came from 3-1 down. In the second quarter to win the match.
India was whipped 1-7 by Australia. In their moment match of the Olympics. Be that as it may, they staged a clinical comeback after that, indeed equalling Australia on focuses. To perfectly finish the second team.
They at that point beat Great Britain 3-1. Within the quarter-finals before losing 2-5 to eventual gold medallists Belgium in the semis.