India won bronze match after 41 years
After 41 years, the Indian men’s team has achieved a historic victory in the Olympics. With the team winning the medal, the drought that had been lying for the last 41 years had ended. On winning the bronze by the team, the Punjab government has announced to give one crore rupees each to all the hockey players of Punjab.
State Sports Minister Gurmeet Rana had given information about this by tweeting on behalf of the Punjab government. Gurmeet said that on this historic day, he is very happy to announce a grant of one crore rupees to all the players of Punjab. He is waiting for all the players to come to celebrate the medals in the Olympics.
Immensely proud of our entire #IndianHockeyTeam performance in #Tokyo2020
It is time to enjoy & celebrate the historic #bronze
As Sports Minister of #punjab it is my duty & matter of pride to promote, encourage the national sport & motivate flag-bearers@WeAreTeamIndia #Olympics https://t.co/WpzMfpT57K
— Rana Gurmit S Sodhi (@iranasodhi) August 5, 2021
Sports Minister Gurmeet Rana tweeted on the historic victory and said that it was a very entertaining match. The youth of the country has won a medal in Olympics 2020 after 41 years. He is proud of the team’s brilliant game. It is noteworthy that the team had defeated Germany 5-4 on Thursday. Team India was very poor in the beginning. But after that the team performed brilliantly and won the match.