first_imgThe hockey fraternity too was delighted with the historic The hockey fraternity too was delighted with the historic result. Regular skipper Sardar Singh said, “Great effort by our team in the finals of #HCT2016 and congrats for Silver medal. We will continue to work hard to make our country proud.” Former captain Viren Rasquinha, who is now involved with non profit organisation Olympic Gold Quest, said, “Woke up feeling very proud of our hockey team. Well done. “The Indian team can stand tall with their heads held high. Proud of the boys. You played your hearts out. “Cant remember the last time India did not allow Aus to score in normal time in a tment match (not test series). Coach Roelant Oltmans was also satisfied with the result. “What a great day in London. Unfortunately we lost the Finals on shoot-outs but we won confidence on our way to Rio. Congratulations Aussies.” Rupinder Pal Singh tweeted, “Feel proud for your efforts boys! You all played your hearts out today! ?? PR Sreejesh, who led the team in the absence of Sardar, said, said, “We lost the match ..But .. We won millions of heart ..Be proud boys #silver #HCT2016 #BestOfTheBest @TheHockeyIndia.” Hockey India was not left behind and said, “A very big congratulations to the @Kookaburras on winning their 14th Mens Hero Hockey Champions Trophy 2016! PTI AH PM PMlast_img read more

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