1936 Olympics - The Hindu

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Every member of the team was feeling the strain of the defeat to the Germans in the practice match, and no one was in his usual self. I never saw a hockey team from India, where the game is definitely of a superior standard compared to the rest of the world, being so obsessed on the eve of the match. The players were nervous as to what the result of the match would be, which was heightened by the feeling that the burden of the country's honor was on their shoulders.

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dvorakdan 2 years, 9 months ago
ok, field hockey. And the team from India beat the Germans 8-1 to win the gold medal.

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