Tokyo Olympics: Virat Kohli tweeted to congratulate India’s Olympic stars.© AFP
Indian cricket workforce’s captain Virat Kohli tweeted to congratulate all athletes who participated within the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics. The Tokyo Video games concluded on Sunday with a glittering closing ceremony after greater than two weeks of high-octane motion. Kohli, who was additionally set to take the sphere for the fifth day of the primary Take a look at between India and England at Trent Bridge earlier than rain washed out the day’s play, tweeted for India’s Olympians and mentioned: “Congratulations to all our winners and participants at the Olympics. Winning and losing is a part of sport, but what matters is you gave your best for the nation. We are so proud of you and I wish you all the very best going forward. Jai Hind.”
Congratulations to all our winners and members on the Olympics. Profitable and shedding is part of sport, however what issues is you gave your finest for the nation. We’re so pleased with you and I want you all the perfect going ahead. Jai Hind. #tokyo2020 #TeamIndia pic.twitter.com/xHkfQVutWg
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 8, 2021
Kohli’s India teammate Ravichandran Ashwin additionally tweeted to congratulate India’s Olympians.
A tribute to all of the athletes who gained medals and introduced laurels to our nation and most significantly to the complete contingent of superstars who tried valiantly. We’re pleased with you. pic.twitter.com/0kp8OkNXEa
— Masks up and take your vaccine (@ashwinravi99) August 8, 2021
India returned seven medals on the Video games, together with one gold, two silver and 4 bronze medals.
Neeraj Chopra secured India’s first ever Olympic medal in athletics when he clinched gold in males’s javelin throw.
Mirabai Chanu gained silver in weightlifting whereas the Indian males’s hockey workforce ended a 41-year await an Olympic medal after they gained bronze on the Video games.
The Indian ladies’s hockey workforce endured a heartbreak after they misplaced of their bronze medal conflict after having made the semi-final.
Wrestler Bajrang Punia gained bronze in males’s freestyle 65kg whereas Ravi Dahiya introduced residence silver in males’s freestyle 57kg.
Star shuttler PV Sindhu gained bronze on ladies’s singles and boxer Lovlina Borgohain additionally clinched bronze in ladies’s welterweight class.
In the meantime, Kohli will look so as to add to his illustrious captaincy file by successful the continuing five-Take a look at sequence with 4 matches to play.
The second Take a look at will likely be performed at Lord’s beginning Thursday.
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