“Hockey does mold build character. It reveals it”
Hockey is undoubtedly one of the most interesting and exciting games from the point of view of both the players and the spectators. it is a fast game, note slow and leisurely like cricket. besides, there are few uncertainty and surprises in the game. In hockey victory always goes to the better players, better both as regards skill and coordination.
Last Friday, there was played an exciting hockey match between our school team and Central model School steam. it was played in Central model School ground and a large number of spectators came to see the game. We went there by school bus. our Play players and spectators were very enthusiastic. we reached the Central model at about 4 p.m.
“A successful team beats with one heart”
Right at 5 p.m., the referee blues are long whistles and the players who had taken up their positions in the field looking towards the center forward. Asif pushes the boat was the opposite end. the next moment he was running after it happens for swiftly that the opponents could not move before he had reached the D. the goalkeeper tries his best but it was too late. As it had hit the ball right into the goal. a goal was scored.
“Winning means you are willing to go longer, work harder and give more than anyone else”
We went mad with joy. we shouted and clapped and whistled and our players waved to us. There was great excitement on the ground.
Once again hockey match started. players of the opponent team were more active this time. their center forward managed to beat ours and passed the ball to his right in who passed in back to him. he dribbled it past our defenders and reach the goalmouth but our goalkeeper stops the ball and sends it flying back. The ball was now without players who work down to the goal post.
“Practice like you have never won, play like you have never lost”
When he reached the D he slipped and fell. the opponents got the ball and once again raided our goal. Our defenders fought back every attack. at this point, the referee blew a long whistle and the first half was over.
“90% of the hockey is mental and the other half is physical”
When the interval was over the game became very intense. their players played a better game most of the time the ball remained in our half time and again their captain reached our goal. every time our goalkeeper stood his ground and cleared the ball. at last, time was up and our team came out happy and victorious. all of our supporters were overjoyed and were clapping with pleasure. we came back at about 7:30 in the evening. we were tired but happy because our school won the trophy.