The Tokyo Video games had been thrown open with a grand opening ceremony in Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium on Friday night time. India had 19 of their athletes characterize the nation within the opening ceremony of the grand occasion on Friday. Boxing nice MC Mary Kom and Indian hockey group skipper Manpreet Singh had been the flag-bearers at Japan’s Olympic Stadium.
That is India’s twenty fifth look on the Olympics. That is additionally the largest ever Indian group on the Olympics.
— Doordarshan Sports activities (@ddsportschannel) July 23, 2021
Some former Olympians from the nation mentioned how their hearts swelled with satisfaction on seeing the opening ceremony, be it 4 years or 36 years since they had been on the Olympics stage.
— P.T. USHA (@PTUshaOfficial) July 23, 2021
PT Usha and Dipa Karmakar had been amongst these to tweet their TV screens throughout the opening ceremony.
— Dipa Karmakar (@DipaKarmakar) July 23, 2021
India’s main cricketers have additionally despatched their needs to India’s Olympics contingent.
Extending my heat needs to the athletes representing India on the Tokyo Olympics. You all are champions already for having made it to this stage. My greatest needs to your endeavors within the mega-event!
— Ajinkya Rahane (@ajinkyarahane88) July 23, 2021
Ajinkya Rahane and Suresh Raina had been amongst those that lent their help on Twitter
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) July 23, 2021
In the meantime, 4 Congress MPs from Kerala determined to honour India’s athletes otherwise on Friday.
— ANI (@ANI) July 23, 2021
As the remainder of the nation additionally joins in to want the most effective for India’s most elite sportspersons for the following three weeks or so, hold your eyes on the Tokyo Olympics for some historical past being scripted.
Greatest needs to the group of heroes who tirelessly attempt to deliver glory to the Nation. All the most effective Workforce India!!#TokyoOlympics #TeamIndia @ianuragthakur @KirenRijiju @WeAreTeamIndia pic.twitter.com/HusTY10d0b
— Suniel Shetty (@SunielVShetty) July 23, 2021