Tokyo Olympics: Virat Kohli tweeted to congratulate India’s Olympic stars.
Indian cricket group’s captain Virat Kohli tweeted to congratulate all athletes who participated within the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics. The Tokyo 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 sector for the fifth day of the primary Test 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.”
Kohli’s India teammate Ravichandran Ashwin additionally tweeted to congratulate India’s Olympians.
India returned seven medals on the 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 received silver in weightlifting whereas the Indian males’s hockey group ended a 41-year look forward to an Olympic medal after they received bronze on the Games.
The Indian girls’s hockey group endured a heartbreak after they misplaced of their bronze medal conflict after having made the semi-final.
Wrestler Bajrang Punia received bronze in males’s freestyle 65kg whereas Ravi Dahiya introduced residence silver in males’s freestyle 57kg.
Star shuttler PV Sindhu received bronze on girls’s singles and boxer Lovlina Borgohain additionally clinched bronze in girls’s welterweight class.
Meanwhile, Kohli will look so as to add to his illustrious captaincy document by profitable the continuing five-Test collection with 4 matches to play.
The second Test will probably be performed at Lord’s beginning Thursday.