New Delhi: Hockey India (HI) congratulated its bronze medal winning women's team and extended a grand welcome to them on Friday on their return here from the Incheon Asian Games. (Day 14 Blog | Medal Tally)
The team defeated Japan 2-1 on Wednesday to claim third spot. South Korea won gold while China clinched silver.
"It's a proud moment for the country that our women's team have won the bronze medal at the 17th Asian Games. Each player of the team contributed towards this glory and I am proud of this team and wish them continued success in the future," HI secretary general Narinder Batra said. (Also Read: Apologised for Sake of the Nation, Says Sarita Devi)