India stunned Australia 1-0 to reach the semifinals in women’s hockey of the Tokyo Olympics at the Oi Hockey Stadium North Pitch on Monday.
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) August 2, 2021
This will be India women’s hockey team’s first semifinal appearance in the Olympics.
Indian women’s hockey Team into the Olympics semifinal for the first time.
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— Dushyant Chautala (@Dchautala) August 2, 2021
Congrats to the women & men of #HockeyIndia for reaching the Olympic semifinals. So excited & extremely proud of both our Women & Men’s teams🇮🇳 Here’s wishing them all the very best & hope to see history being written in Blue👊 #Olympics2020 #JaiHind🇮🇳 #GoForGold #Tokyo2020 pic.twitter.com/BN9iOEFZJv
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) August 2, 2021
They had finished fourth in the 1980 Moscow Olympics but the format was different, as there were no knockout games.