India defeated Germany 5-4 men’s hockey bronze medal match at Tokyo.
History created after 41 years Indian men’s hockey won a medal from the Olympics.
The match is being held at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo.
From once a time down 1-3 to 5-4, great performance by the Indian team.
Goal score for India Hardik , Harmanpreet, Rupinder Pal Singh and Simranjeet Singh.
President of India Ram Nath Kovind tweet after India’s victory,” 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.”
PM Narendra Modi tweet after won the bronze medal,” 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.”
Former Sport minister Kiren Rijiju tweet,” After 41 years wait..! A golden moment for Indian Hockey and Indian Sports! Finally, long wait is over as India defeated Germany to win Hockey Men’s Olympic Bronze medal at #Tokyo2020 India in complete celebration mood! Congratulations to our Hockey players !! #Cheer4India.”