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Tokyo Olympics: Indian men's hockey team to face Germany for Bronze on Aug 5

Tokyo Olympics: Indian men's hockey team to face Germany for Bronze on Aug 5

Tokyo [Japan], August 3 (ANI): The Indian men's hockey team will face Germany in the Bronze medal play-off match on Thursday in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics.India's hopes to play in an Olympic final were dashed on day eleven of the ongoing Tokyo Games as a formidable Belgium squad came back from a 1-2...

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This is surely the toughest test, says skipper Rani ahead of Tokyo Olympics semifinal

This is surely the toughest test, says skipper Rani ahead of Tokyo Olympics semifinal

Tokyo [Japan], August 3 (ANI): The Indian women's hockey team put up a fantastic display of skill and tenacity during their 1-0 victory over Australia in the quarterfinal match of the Tokyo Olympics on Monday.High on confidence and self-belief after the momentous victory, the Indian women's hockey t...

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Salima Tete's parents proud of her achievement, want women's hockey team to win gold

Salima Tete's parents proud of her achievement, want women's hockey team to win gold

Simdega (Jharkhand) [India], August 3 (ANI): The entire country is still celebrating what the Indian women's hockey team managed to achieve on Monday, and star player Salima Tete's parents are over the moon seeing how she has performed in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics.India managed to defeat Australia ...

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Tokyo Olympics: Belgium played better than us in third, fourth quarters, says Manpreet

Tokyo Olympics: Belgium played better than us in third, fourth quarters, says Manpreet

Tokyo [Japan], August 3 (ANI): After suffering a defeat in the semi-finals of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, India men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh on Tuesday said Belgium played better than his side in the third and fourth quarters of the game.Belgium defeated India 5-2 in the semi-final and t...

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It's celebration time in Savita Punia's native village in Rajasthan

It's celebration time in Savita Punia's native village in Rajasthan

Jaipur, Aug 3 (IANS) A village in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh district, where Indian women's hockey team goalkeeper Savita Punia's family resides, is on cloud 9 after the team defeated world champion Australia to enter the semi-finals in Tokyo.Goalkeeper Savita Punia made a spectacular performance in th...

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Indian hockey team played extremely well: Punjab CM

Indian hockey team played extremely well: Punjab CM

Chandigarh, Aug 3 (IANS) After India lost to Belgium in the Olympics men's hockey semi-final, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said the Indian hockey team played extremely well and wished the team the very best for the next match."Our Indian hockey team played extremely well in a kee...

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Tokyo Olympics: PM Modi speaks to Manpreet, wishes men's hockey team luck for bronze medal match

Tokyo Olympics: PM Modi speaks to Manpreet, wishes men's hockey team luck for bronze medal match

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday spoke to the Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh after the side lost the semi-final clash against Belgium in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics.The Prime Minister appreciated the effort of the Manpreet-led side throughout...

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Tokyo Olympics: Needed to build on our 2-1 lead, not doing so cost us, says hockey coach Reid

Tokyo Olympics: Needed to build on our 2-1 lead, not doing so cost us, says hockey coach Reid

Tokyo [Japan], August 3 (ANI): Graham Reid, the Indian men's hockey team coach, on Tuesday, said that not building on a 2-1 lead against Belgium in the semi-finals cost his side the match in the Tokyo Olympics.Belgium defeated India 5-2 in the semi-final and they will now face the winner of the seco...

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Tokyo Olympics: India men's hockey team lose semis 2-5 to Belgium, to play for bronze

Tokyo Olympics: India men's hockey team lose semis 2-5 to Belgium, to play for bronze

Tokyo [Japan], August 3 (ANI): The Manpreet Singh-led Indian men's hockey team suffered a defeat at the hands of Belgium in the first semi-final of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics here at Oi Hockey Stadium North Pitch on Tuesday. Belgium defeated India 5-2 in the semi-final and they will now face the win...

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Wins and losses are a part of life, India is proud of our players: PM Modi on men's hockey team

Wins and losses are a part of life, India is proud of our players: PM Modi on men's hockey team

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): As India men's hockey team suffered a defeat in the semi-finals of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics against Belgium on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the country is proud of what Manpreet and his boys have been able to achieve in the ongoing competition so fa...

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