At the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, the men’s hockey competition was won by the country for the third time, having likewise been champion in Rome’60 and Mexico City ’68. In Rome’60, Pakistan was the main Asia’s group to win an Olympic gold award. By 2008, Pakistan’s hockey player Zeeshan Ashraf was the banner conveyor for the country’s Olympic assignment in the 29th Summer Games in the People’s Republic of China.
Cricket is an amusement that had its roots in England. As the British Empire expanded its suzerainty over regions over the world, cricket started to be played in the provinces of England as well. Today, cricket is a worldwide diversion that is played in somewhere in the range of 16 countries over the globe.
Cricket is usually nicknamed a ‘refined man’s diversion’ however at first, before cricket ended up noticeably prevalent, it was an amusement that was played transcendently by ladies and youngsters in the nation where it started.
Many feel that the term ‘honorable man’s amusement’ is a misnomer for cricket. What with the Aussies getting racial and sledging non-white players and players, as a rule, reviling umpires, cricket is quick tumbling from its lifted up platform of being an amusement just for affable and enlightened men of honor.