India vs Great Britain Full Match Highlights – In this Quarter Final match of Men’s Hockey event in Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 India and Great Britain teams were face to face. This match was being played in Oi Hockey Stadium North Pitch. This stadium is located in Shinagawa City, Yashio, Japan.
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It’s time for the ultimate showdown as we take on Great Britain in our Quarter-Final game. 🔥
📍 Oi Hockey Stadium, North Pitch
🗓️ 1 August
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First Half India 2-0 Great Britain
In the first half, the Indian team showed a strong game. From the beginning, the Indian team started playing the attacking game. They soon got the benefit of which.
Dilpreet Singh’s brilliant goal in the 7th minute gave India a 1-0 lead in this crucial match.
7′ GOALL!!! First goal for India. 🔥— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) August 1, 2021
Dilpreet Singh scores India’s first goal for the day in his 5⃣0⃣th game.
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The British team was still recovering from this goal that Gurjant Singh scored one more goal in the 16th minute and put India 2-0 ahead in this match.
16′ One minute into the second quarter, Hardik Singh steals the ball and Gurjant sends the ball swiftly into the opponent’s net. 💪— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) August 1, 2021
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The British team tried hard to make a comeback but the strong Indian defense did not allow them to score any goal in this half. This half ended on the score of 2-0.
Second Half India 3-1 Great Britain
In the second half, India came on ground with the momentum from the last half. In this half too, India’s team showed the same game as the previous half. Both the teams were trying hard in this half to score goals.
Then in the 45th minute, Samuel Ian Ward got a chance to score in the form of a penalty corner, then he scored the first goal for his team in this match without wasting this opportunity.
45′ 🇮🇳 2-1 🇬🇧— Great Britain Hockey (@GBHockey) August 1, 2021
It was messy but it’s in! @Samuel_Ward13 claims one back🙌
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This goal raised hopes of a return to the British team. But the Indian team ruined their hopes.
Hardik Singh scored the best goal in the 57th minute and took India 3-1 in this match. With this goal, India’s victory was also ensured.
Britain tried hard to make a comeback but India did not let them succeed in it and won the match.
Hockey India vs Great Britain Full Match Highlights: Tokyo Olympics 2020
Indian Men’s hockey team won this match by defeating Great Britain Men’s hockey team by 3-1. With this win, India enters into the semifinals and journey of Great Britain ends here.