Amazon Quiz: Australia's High Commissioner to India referred to the Indian hockey player Savita Punia by..?
Answer for the Amazon Quiz question: Australia's High Commissioner to India referred to the Indian hockey player Savita Punia by what phrase in 2021?
A: Fort Knox of India
B: Himalayas of India
C: Great Wall of India
D: Great Barrier Reef of India
Answer: Great Wall of India
Savita Punia is an Indian field hockey player and is a member of the India national field hockey team as the goalkeeper. Savita Punia is also known as the "Great Wall of India" because of her phenomenal and outstanding performance in the 2020 Summer Olympics. Indian Female hockey team missed the bronze medal in Tokyo Olympic 2020 by just a thin margin.
Punia made her first international tour, a four-nation event in Netherlands and Germany in 2008. She made her senior international debut in the year 2011. She has featured in more than 100 games at the international level. She qualified for the national team in 2007 when she was barely 17. In 2009, she participated as a member of the team in the Junior Asia Cup.
She was awarded the Baljit Singh Goalkeeper of the Year award at the Hockey India Annual Awards in 2015, for having phenomenal performances for India in international contributions which proved her worth as the best goalkeeper in the country. She also received a cash reward of 1 lakh rupees for her contribution to the sports.