Lausanne, Aug 23 (PTI) The Indian men's hockey team drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh and his female counterpart Gurjit Kaur were on Monday nominated for the FIH Player of the Year awards as the ...
India has learnt to bounce back from losses, focus shifts to bronze medal tie against Britain: Marijne
Tokyo, Aug 4 (PTI) The Indian women's hockey team has learnt to bounce back from losses, said chief coach Sjoerd Marijne, adding that the defeat to Argentina in the Olympic semifinal is history ...
- World no. 2 Argentina won the game 2-1 to advance to the finals
- Team India's medal hopes are still alive
- They will now face Great Britain in the bronze medal playoff on Friday
- India will now face Great Britain in the bronze medal playoff
- Argentina will play the Netherlands in the final on Friday
- India's best performance in the Olympics came way back in the 1980 Moscow Games where they finished fourth
- Gurjit Kaur scored India's goal in the 1-0 win over Australia on Monday
- Gurjit's moment of fame came in the 2017 Asia Cup, in which India emerged champions
- She was the third-highest goal-scorer at the 2018 Hockey World Cup in London
- India beat Australia, three-time world champions, 1-0 on Monday
- The solitary goal in the match was scored by Gurjit Kaur
- The side would aim for more glory when they take on Argentina in the semifinal on Wednesday
Tokyo, Aug 3 (PTI) A historic feat already achieved, a rampaging Indian women's hockey team would aim for more glory when it takes on mighty but beatable Argentina in the semifinals of the ...
Tokyo, Aug 2 (PTI) They seemed courage and tenacity personified as India's women hockey players stunned three-time champions Australia to enter their maiden Olympic semifinals, while debutant ...