Growing up it used to be terrible watching the Olympic Games. From 1984 to 1992, India has got exactly zero medals. It was all the more painful because Pakistan performed much better than us during that period.
In 1984 they won the hockey gold and bronzes in 1988 and 1992. Liberalization changed everything and we went ahead of Pakistan in economy, diplomacy and almost everything.
We even bettered them in cricket and they are yet to beat us in the World Cup after our first meeting in 1992. In Olympics we have won a medal in every single Olympics from 1996 onwards and in the last three Olympics; we won 3, 6 and 2 medals respectively.
So it was curious for a Pakistani journalist to Tweet the following…