The Indian Hockey Crew etched a golden historic second by profitable a bronze medal on the Tokyo Olympics. Defeating Germany 5-4, the medal was coming dwelling after 41 years. The crew returned on Indian soil and was greeted and welcomed in an air of festivity.
Gurjant Singh, India’s ahead, not too long ago tweeted photos together with her mom welcoming her with all of the love and satisfaction as her son returns from Tokyo, making your complete nation proud. Teary-eyed, Gurjant’s mom is seen hugging him tightly in a single image and carrying the bronze medal, holding it up with Gurjant in one other.
This image says all of it!❤️No person likes to see their Maa cry, however in the present day it was a distinct feeling once I noticed the tears in her eyes, full of satisfaction. What extra can I say? Aaj jo bhi hu, inki vajah se he toh hu. pic.twitter.com/ac6LNllj0u— Gurjant Singh (@Gurjant_Singh9) August 12, 2021
Sharing the 2 photos, Gurjant, within the captions, wrote, “This image says all of it. No person likes to see their Maa cry, however in the present day it was a distinct feeling once I noticed tears in her eyes, full of satisfaction. What extra can I say? Aaj Jo Bhi Hoon, Inki Vajah Se Hello Toh Hoon.(No matter I’m in the present day is due to her).”
Gurjant’s mom, Sukhjinder Kaur, welcomed her son within the Klehara village, 28-odd kilometres away from Amritsar. On August 5, when the hooters went off, and the crew exuded myriad feelings, Gurjant’s household in Amritsar started celebrations amongst loud dhols and candy delicacies.
The crew arrived at Amritsar on Wednesday and witnessed a heat, Punjabi-style welcome. The gamers paid their obeisance at Golden Temple earlier than going to their houses. They had been obtained on the airport by former Indian Hockey Participant and Congress MLA, Pragat Singh.
The 4-decade-long curse was lastly damaged on the Oi Nationwide Stadium for the eight-time gold victors. The match was a nail-biter as the 2 nations had been taking part in neck and neck and stick to stay. India needed to maintain the objective for 12 minutes to carry a medal, one thing the crew didn’t do for the reason that 1980 Moscow video games.