The Indian men’s hockey team also won the medal this time in the Tokyo Olympics. He won the bronze by defeating Germany 5-4. This is India’s Olympic medal in hockey after 41 years. Along with this, there is a total of 12th medal in these games.
Indian hockey teams showed great performance in Tokyo Olympics
Indian hockey teams, which showed great performance in the Tokyo Olympics, were also lit in the FIH Awards. Indian players and coaches captured 8 awards here. The Indian men’s team won the Olympic medal after a wait of 41 years. At the same time, the women’s team also created history by reaching the semi-finals. India won the Player of the Year, Goalkeeper of the Year, Rising Star of the Year and Coach of the Year award. India did a clean sweep here.
Player of the Year – Gurjit Kaur
Goalkeeper of the Year: Savita Poonia
Rising Star of the Year – Sharmila Devi
Coach of the Year – Sure Marinye
Player of the Year – Harmanpreet Singh
Goalkeeper of the Year: PR Sreejesh
Rising Star of the Year – Vivek Prasad
Coach of the Year – Graham Reid
2020-21 FIH #HockeyStarsAwards results announced!
Olympic Success Wave continues for India with @TheHockeyIndia winning big.
A record number of almost 300’000 fans casted their votes for this year’s Awards.
CONGRATULATIONS to all winners and nominees!
— International Hockey Federation (@FIH_Hockey) October 6, 2021
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