Olympics-Hockey-Britain win bronze after 4-3 victory over India
TOKYO : Britain earned the bronze medal in the women's hockey tournament after a hard-fought 4-3 win over India in hot conditions at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday.Britain, who had won gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics, took a two-goal lead in the second quarter through goals by Elena Rayer and Sarah Robertson.
Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Hockey - Women - Bronze medal match - Britain v India - Oi Hockey Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - August 6, 2021. Players of Britain pose for a group photo after winning their match for bronze. REUTERS/Bernadett SzaboTokyo 2020 Olympics - Hockey - Women - Bronze medal match - Britain v India - Oi Hockey Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - August 6, 2021. Players and team staff of Britain celebrate winning their match for bronze. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo
Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Hockey - Women - Bronze medal match - Britain v India - Oi Hockey Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - August 6, 2021. Players of Britain celebrate winning their match for bronze. REUTERS/Hamad I MohammedTokyo 2020 Olympics - Hockey - Women - Bronze medal match - Britain v India - Oi Hockey Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - August 6, 2021. Neha Goyal of India in action against Madeleine Hinch of Britain and Shona McCallin of Britain. REUTERS/Hamad I MohammedRead more: CNA »
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Why report a bronze instead of the gold? Does CNA still miss its colonizer master?
Olympics-Hockey-Bronze medal will rekindle India's love for hockey, says goalieTOKYO : Indian hockey will get a massive shot in the arm after the men's team won the bronze medal at the Tokyo Games on Thursday, said goalkeeper Sreejesh Parattu Raveendran.The most successful hockey nation in Olympic history with eight men's titles, India's last medal came at the 1980 Moscow Games when 1928🥇 1932🥇 1936🥇 1948🥇 1952🥇 1956🥇 1960🥈 1964🥇 1968🥉 1972🥉 1980🥇 2021🥉
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