Savita Punia Success story: After the heartbreaking defeat against Australia in the controversial semi-final, the Indian team playing in this match performed better throughout the match and won the medal.
Childhood teacher recognized talent
ran on the ridges of the fields
Savita has a shy nature since childhood. I was not used to being away from home. For this reason, she was upset in the beginning, but due to the strictness of the rules, she crossed all the obstacles. If there was a lack of facilities in the village, she would have made fitness by running on the ridges of the fields. Once the teacher jokingly told Savita that if you play well, you will go abroad. On which the father had said that who will take the daughters of the village abroad. Today this daughter is bringing medals for the country by crossing the seven seas.
had made up my mind to quit hockey
The first two years were very difficult for Savita. During this, many times I felt like quitting the game. The father had even offered to leave the game, but after thinking all night, in the morning she started searching for her stick for practice. This daughter, who played in the 2016 Olympics, 2021 Tokyo Olympics, has been awarded the Arjuna Award in the year 2018.
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