We lost the match because we didn’t convert short corners into goals. Speaking exclusively to OTV, former Indian Hockey team captain, Dilip Tirkey shared this information while analysing the reasons behind the team’s defeat.
While reviewing the match with Belgium in Tokyo Olympics semi final, Dilip Tirkey said that as Captain Manpreet Singh had a green card, the team lacked a player in defence and it proved costly. On Tuesday, India lost 2-5 to Belgium in its first semi-final at the Olympics in almost five decades. With its win Belgium entered the Olympic final for the second consecutive time.
Team India will face Germany in bronze medal match.
Published: Diptiranjita Patra
Last updated: 03 August 2021, 08:10 PM IST
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