Mumbai. Indian Hockey Team has created history in the Olympics after 41 years. India won the bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics by defeating Germany 5-4 in the match on Thursday. The Indian hockey team has won an Olympic medal for the first time since 1980. The team brought laurels to the country by winning the bronze medal. Congratulating the entire team from common man to celebs. At the same time, Bollywood celebs are also feeling proud of the entire team. From Akshay Kumar to Shahrukh Khan, expressing happiness, congratulated the players.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 5, 2021
Akshay Kumar was the first to tweet and said – Congratulations Team India on rewriting history! An Olympic medal after 41 years! What a match, what a comeback! #Tokyo2020.
Wow!! Indian Men’s Hockey Team Congratulations. Resilience and skill at its peak. What an exciting match.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) August 5, 2021
Shahrukh Khan also tweeted as soon as the match was over and expressed his happiness. He wrote – Wow!! Indian Men’s Hockey Team Congratulations. Resilience and skill at its peak. What an exciting match.
And it’s a bronze !!!!!!! 💪🏾 https://t.co/xaZp4Mvwkl
— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) August 5, 2021
I just hope marketeers and brands see value in this Indian Hockey victory. More often then not they are just riding a wave. Sponsor these players, continue to support them. It’s not fair that we celebrate them only when they win accolades.
— Danish Sait (@DanishSait) August 5, 2021