Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today spoke to the Indian Women’s Hockey team through video conferencing and congratulated them for putting up a brave fight against Britain in the Tokyo Olympics.
Keep your fighting spirit up and keep inspiring. Wish you all the very best for future”, the CM said earlier.
In a Twitter post, Naveen wrote, “Congratulate Indian Women’s Hockey Team for putting up a brave fight against Great Britain at #Tokyo2020. Keep your fighting spirit up and keep inspiring. Wish you all the very best for future”.
India’s Women’s Hockey team lost 4-3 to Great Britain in a playoff at the Tokyo Olympic Games on Friday.
The Indians played their hearts out, storming back after trailing 0-2 to take the lead but could not maintain the tempo as Great Britain scored the winner in the fourth quarter to claim the bronze medal.