Tokyo Olympics: Sjoerd Marijne with the Indian girls’s hockey crew after their win vs Australia.© Twitter
The Indian girls’s hockey crew shocked Australia 1-Zero within the Tokyo Games quarterfinals on Monday to succeed in the semifinals of the Olympics for the primary time. Coach Sjoerd Marijne performed an enormous position within the crew’s performances on the Games this yr. He took to Twitter to share an image from the crew bus after their historic win, with the message “Sorry family, I coming again later”. Bollywood celebrity Shah Rukh Khan, who performed the position of of Kabir Khan — the Indian girls’s hockey crew’s coach within the hit film ‘Chak De! India’ — responded with a message for Sjoerd Marijne.
“Haan haan no problem. Just bring some Gold on your way back….for a billion family members,” Shah Rukh wrote in his tweet.
“From: Ex-coach Kabir Khan,” he signed off.
Haan haan no drawback. Just carry some Gold in your means again….for a billion relations. This time Dhanteras can be on 2nd Nov. From: Ex-coach Kabir Khan. https://t.co/QcnqbtLVGX
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) August 2, 2021
Gurjit Kaur scored the one aim within the second quarter as India beat World No.2 Australia 1-0. The girls’s crew will now tackle Argentina within the semifinal as they appear to win a first-ever Olympic medal.
‘Chak De!’ is an underdog story the place Shah Rukh Khan’s character coaches the ladies’s crew to victory within the Hockey World Cup, coincidentally beating Australia within the ultimate — having been thrashed by them earlier at first of the event.
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