Pakistan used to be a super power in World Hockey. Here is there list of achievements.
Field hockey at the Summer Olympics
1960 Summer Olympics, Rome
1968 Summer Olympics, Mexico
1984 Summer Olympics, Los Angeles
Hockey World Cup
1971 Men’s World Cup
1978 Men’s World Cup
1982 Men’s World Cup
1994 Men’s World Cup
Hockey Champions Trophy
1978 Men’s Champions Trophy
1980 Men’s Champions Trophy
1994 Men’s Champions Trophy
So there last year of glory was 1994.
Fast forward to 2015 and Pakistan hockey team has even failed to qualify for Olympics.
National hockey team captain Muhammad Imran said on Tuesday that those who eat ‘naan chanay’ in training camps cannot beat world champions. He said that if Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif has made a committee then a final decision for the betterment should also be taken, reported Dunya News.
Talking to media, Muhammad Imran said that those who drink sherbet and eat ‘naan chanay’ cannot compete with world champions.
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