A Gulf-based Indian businessman on Monday introduced Rs 1 crore money award to hockey goalkeeper P R Sreejesh who emerged as some of the stars of the Indian males’s hockey crew’s ancient bronze medal within the Tokyo Olympics. “Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh performed a an important function in serving to the Indian hockey crew safe bronze on the Olympics. We recognize his contributions and are happy to announce a money praise of Rs. 1 crore for him”, mentioned Dr Shamsheer Vayalil, Chairman and Managing Director of VPS Healthcare, in a tweet.
The Indian hockey crew rewrote historical past within the Tokyo Olympics because it claimed an Olympic medal after 41 years, defeating a plucky Germany 5-4 to win the bronze in an edge- of-the-seat play-off fit hung on August 5.
Main 5-4, India conceded a penalty nook six seconds from the overall hooter, however Sreejesh and the defence as soon as once more got here to the aspect’s rescue.