What’s a Hockey?

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What’s a Hockey?

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wo years ago, the Indian team made it to the finals of the Champions Trophy for the first time in 36 years, and then they lost to Australia.

Ideally, the sentence above would have drawn the ire of every Indian on social media, sparked off a Newshour debate and made Anushka Sharma trend. It did not, because this Indian team didn’t have Virat, Dhoni, or Yuvraj. Instead it had Sardar Singh, Raghunath, and gang.

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