Women’s Indian hockey team to make history at Olympics today


India will take on Argentina in the first semifinal of women’s hockey at the Olympics on Wednesday. The match between the two teams will be played from 3.30 pm.

Tokyo Olympics Hockey semi final
Tokyo Olympics Hockey semi final

Argentina is currently ranked second in the world, while India is ranked seventh. India have reached the semifinals by defeating three-time Olympic gold medalist Australia. The Indian team will have to be careful against Argentina in this match.

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In fact, like the Indian team, Argentina has not won a single gold medal in women’s hockey at the Olympics. However, Argentina has won silver medals at the Sydney and London Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics Hockey semi final
Tokyo Olympics Hockey semi final

He also won bronze medals at the Athens and Beijing Olympics. The Indian women’s team, on the other hand, is still waiting for its first medal.

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It should be noted that the Indian women’s team has very little experience of playing in the knockout stages of the Olympics as compared to Argentina. India has reached the semifinals of the Olympics for the first time. There, the Argentine team has the experience to play in the final twice.

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