31st December is just round the corners and I believe most of you are engrossed in your plans for the party night. Woohoo !! celebrations will happen to welcome the New year 2016. Excitement will be at the fullest in the next year with boys & girls, uncle & aunty, husband & wife all committing to your new year resolution. However, there is one category of youth who all have dreamt this one thing in their life – win gold at Olympics !!
No wonder, Indian sports delegates will find a great opportunity to win gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games which is will be held at a pleasant place of Rio De Janerio, Brazil. Indian sports are well ready to take this leap forward to make India proud of its achievements in sports by bagging the highly coveted and respected Indian gold coin.
However, going into a bit of stenotype thinking, the golden days for India were during the pre-independence period when legendary Dhyanchand caught attention of the German Chancellor Hitler for latter invited Dhyanchand to join the German team for his impressive sportsmanship and Hockey skills. This was the shining period for India only to find herself gripped under the slavery of British rule.
India bagged its taste of first Gold medal in the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. The Indian national Hockey team had given a stand-out performance then and had added her bucket with gold medal in 11 consecutive out of the 12 Olympic games. However, Indian then gave a blistering stroke at the 2008 Beijing Olympics when Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra bagged India’s first India’s first ever solo gold medal. The Indian Gold Coin was held in high esteem for the pride it has brought in. The following 3 Olympics games saw no winner for this Indian Gold medal.
The 2016 Rio Olympics has revived hopes not only among the sports players but also among the lacs of Indian people who will be clinging to the idiot box or radio and watch these games with this one question in mind – Will India win gold medal at Rio Olympics ?