Argentina created history in men’s hockey

First ever Olympics in South America has seen Argentina create history in Hockey This South American house of hockey nation put up a splendid performance to defeat pre-tournament favourite Belgium 4–2 in a pulsating final before a packed Hockey Centre here in Rio Incidentally India had beaten Argentina in a pool match Argentina defeated defending champions Germany 5–2 to create a major upset and also beat Spain Earlier the best position Argentina could win was the fifth in 1948 London Olympics while In Sydney 2000 and Seoul 1988 they were eighth. What a performance here And they got their maximum number of goals through penalty corners including two in final and three against Germany Cheers Argentina well played