Excitement is in the air as the India’s women and men hockey team qualify to compete at the 2020 Olympics.
The women’s hockey team displayed tremendous grit and managed to beat the USA with an aggregate of 6-5. Skipper Rani Rampal became the star of the match by scoring the last goal, which ultimately lead to India snatching the Olympic ticket.
Later in the day, the men’s hockey team sealed their place for the Tokyo 2020 by defeating the Russian team with a score of 7-1 in the final match. The aggregate was 11-3.
This is the third time that the women’s hockey team has qualified to compete at the Olympics.
The hockey event at the Tokyo Olympics will be held from July 25 to August 7.
Our heartiest congratulations to both the teams. Hope the winning streak continues!
* Fingers crossed.*