Legendary Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar urged the Indian Olympic athletics squad to aim for a medal. Sachin joined the Athletics Federation of India is giving an online send-off athletics events in the Olympics will be held from July 30 to August 8
Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday urged India's 26 athletics squad for Tokyo Olympics to enjoy the pressure and not be broiled by it during the Games as he joined the Athletics Federation of India in giving them an online send-off. In the virtual event, Tendulkar told, "A lot of people say there is win or loss in sport but my message is that the loss should be for your opponent and the win for you. You should go for the medal," Tendulkar said. Further h added, "Don't stop chasing your dream and the dream should be the medal around your neck, National Anthem playing and the tri-color flying high," he added.
Let You tell you that the track and field contingent will have 47 members, including 26 athletes. There will be 11 coaches, eight support staff, one team doctor, and one team leader. "Expectation of people has grown because of your improved performance. That is a good thing. I had always enjoyed pressure or expectation from people. You have to change it to positive energy," he said.