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Tokyo Olympics: Sporting community elated after women's hockey team reach semis

Tokyo Olympics: Sporting community elated after women's hockey team reach semis

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): Wishes came pouring from all around the sporting community after the Indian women's hockey team reached their maiden semis at the Olympics. The Women in Blue defeated Australia 1-0 at Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo on Monday. In what comes as the greatest moment for wo...

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Tokyo Olympics: Vandana is fulfilling dream of our later father, says sister Anjali

Tokyo Olympics: Vandana is fulfilling dream of our later father, says sister Anjali

Haridwar (Uttarakhand) [India], August 2 (ANI): As the Indian women's hockey team reached the semi-finals of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, the entire country is celebrating the achievement of Rani Rampal's side.Vandana Katariya, who scored three of India's four goals against South Africa, in the group...

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Tokyo Olympics: Had pressure in last minutes against Australia, but kept calm, says goal-scorer Gurjit

Tokyo Olympics: Had pressure in last minutes against Australia, but kept calm, says goal-scorer Gurjit

Tokyo [Japan], August 2 (ANI): India women's hockey team goalkeeper Savita Punia stated that the team was hoping to get a match against Australia in the quarter-finals as the Women in Blue have played against them several times over the years.The Indian women's hockey team scripted history on Monday...

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Tokyo Olympics: Wanted players to be proud of themselves today, regardless of the result, says Marijne

Tokyo Olympics: Wanted players to be proud of themselves today, regardless of the result, says Marijne

Tokyo [Japan], August 2 (ANI): After the Indian women's hockey team stunned Australia in the quarter-finals of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, coach Sjoerd Marijne said that the game proved that dreams do indeed come true.India beat Australia 1-0 as they moved into the semis at the Tokyo Olympics. This ...

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Tokyo Olympics: Need courage and mindset to come back after losing opening matches, says Rani Rampal

Tokyo Olympics: Need courage and mindset to come back after losing opening matches, says Rani Rampal

Tokyo [Japan], August 2 (ANI): India women's hockey team captain Rani Rampal was proud of the Women in Blue as the team executed their plans well against Australia and booked a historic berth in the final four of the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Gurjit Kaur scored the lone goal in the match during t...

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Tokyo Olympics: Indian women's team made Australia look helpless, says Ashok Kumar

Tokyo Olympics: Indian women's team made Australia look helpless, says Ashok Kumar

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): Former India men's hockey captain Ashok Kumar was all praise for the women's team as they made a strong Australian side helpless in the quarterfinal match in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. The Indian women's hockey team scripted history on Monday here at Oi Hockey Sta...

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Tokyo Olympics: This win proves that our women's team is among the best, says Dilip Tirkey

Tokyo Olympics: This win proves that our women's team is among the best, says Dilip Tirkey

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): Former captain of Indian men's hockey team Dilip Tirkey congratulated the women's hockey team for reaching the semi-finals of the Olympics for the very first time.The Indian women's hockey team scripted the unthinkable on Monday at Oi Hockey Stadium -- North Pitch ...

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Tokyo Olympics: With Indian women's hockey team creating history, fans compare coach Marijne to 'Kabir Khan'

Tokyo Olympics: With Indian women's hockey team creating history, fans compare coach Marijne to 'Kabir Khan'

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): As the Indian women's hockey team stunned Australia in the quarter-finals of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, fans started to compare coach Sjoerd Marijne to the fictional character 'Kabir Khan' portrayed by Shahrukh Khan in the Bollywood movie 'Chak de India'.India bea...

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Tokyo Olympics: Both our hockey teams have given splendid performances, says Thakur

Tokyo Olympics: Both our hockey teams have given splendid performances, says Thakur

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): Anurag Thakur, the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, on Monday congratulated the Indian women's and men's hockey teams on reaching the semi-finals of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. India defeated Australia 1-0 on Monday in the quarter-finals and as a result...

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If you thought Sunday was good then our women have just gone and made Monday exceptional: Chhetri

If you thought Sunday was good then our women have just gone and made Monday exceptional: Chhetri

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): From Sunil Chhetri to Virender Sehwag, everyone is excited to see the performance of the Indian women's hockey team in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics.India defeated Australia 1-0 on Monday in the quarter-finals and as a result, the women's team reached the semi-finals ...

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