Bhubaneswar: A day after her name was announced in the 16-member National Women’s squad for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, ace Odia Hockey star Deep Grace Ekka exuded confidence in India’s stake in the tournament.
Sharing a video message from Bangalore, Ekka said, “The Indian team is preparing hard for the Olympics at Bangalore. I am extremely delighted to have been selected in the team for the Olympics.”
She said, “The manner in which the National Women’s hockey team is preparing for the tournament, the hard work we are putting in, I am very confident to perform well in the Olympics.”
She thanked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for his relentless support to Indian Hockey. “Keep supporting us Sir, we will continue to perform well in the future.”