It was a pleased second for each Indian as the men’s hockey group at last won India’s first Olympic hockey award after a long hole of 41 years. A devoted and solid willed hockey group revised history in the wake of overcoming Germany by 5-4 to win the bronze in an edge-of-the-seat match in Tokyo on Thursday.
Prior to this, India won an Olympic hockey award during the 1980 Moscow Games. They had then beaten Spain 4-3 in a nearby experience in the gold decoration match.
As Indian fans and watchers watched the nail-gnawing match on TV, there were two Hindi reporters from Sony Sports who were exhibiting each Indian’s inclination at that point.
The authority Twitter handle for Sony Pictures Network shared a video where TV Hindi analysts Sunil Taneja and Siddharth Pandey are seen with delight and pride during the bronze-winning snapshots of India.
“Spoiler alert: Goosebumps Ahead! The Sony Sports analysis group in that noteworthy second was each and every one of us in India and past! #HumHongeKamyab,” the tweet peruses.
In the video, Sunil Taneja is heard saying “Assuming this is a fantasy, so be it.” While Siddharth Pandey, who is all so enthusiastic at that point says “Think ambitiously… Dream Big Sunil”. He further continues saying that, “Our Indian hockey groups have a major dream this time, following which the men’s group have won the bronze award yet that doesn’t end here; our ladies’ group will likewise be establishing another standard by clashing with Great Britain for their bronze decoration as well”.
Pandey is likewise seen wishing the ladies’ group best of luck and expectation that they also get back the much-anticipated award.
According to the match, India went 0-1 and afterward 1-3 down after which they parted with two objectives, prior to dispatching a rebound. During the match, objectives from Rupinder Pal Singh, Hardik Singh, Simranjeet Singh, and Harmanpreet Singh were pivotal turning points for the Indian group.
Among the numerous players, Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh glanced in a motivational structure. At the point when Germany had 13 punishment corners, Sreejesh monitored the post and offered approach to just one.
Indeed, even Germany scored well through Timur Oruz, Niklas Wellen, Benedikt Furk, and Lukas Windfeder, however unfortunately needed to return without their standard award.
For the unversed, the achievement of India’s hockey groups in Tokyo totally depends on the help offered by Odisha. It is the solitary state to support a public group.