A medal win for the Indian men’s Hockey team at the Olympics after a gap of 41 years
India defeated Germany 5-4 in an interesting bronze medal match
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Indian Men’s Hockey team for their performance
Congratulating the Indian Men hockey team, Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur says, India is proud of you
New Delhi, 05 AUG 2021: In a historical win, the Indian men’s hockey team won the bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020 today.
It is the first Olympic medal win of the Indian men’s hockey team in the last 41 years which they secured with a 5-4 win over Germany in an interesting bronze medal match.
President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and Indians from all corners of the country congratulated Indian Men’s hockey team for their achievement.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also spoke to the men’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh, head coach Graham Reid and assistant coach Piyush Dubey and congratulated them.
President Ram Nath Kovind congratulated the team and tweeted,
“Congratulations to our men’s hockey team for winning an Olympic Medal in hockey after 41 years. The team showed exceptional skills, resilience & determination to win. This historic victory will start a new era in hockey and will inspire the youth to take up and excel in the sport.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the Indian hockey men’s team for bagging bronze in Tokyo Olympics.
Shri Modi tweeted,
“Historic! A day that will be etched in the memory of every Indian. Congratulations to our Men’s Hockey Team for bringing home the Bronze. With this feat, they have captured the imagination of the entire nation, especially our youth. India is proud of our Hockey team.”