Ritu Rani declares her retirement from International Hockey


New Delhi: Former Indian woman's hockey Captain Ritu Rani has resigned from global hockey subsequent to being profoundly harmed tailing her chopping out from the Rio Olympics bound squad. Ritu, who was questionably dropped from the group for the Rio Olympics refering to "demeanor" issues, however was incorporated into the 29 probables for the National camp which started in Bhopal on Sunday.

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However, it appears the 24-year-old midfielder hasn't exactly possessed the capacity to grapple with the Olympic cutting out and chose to call time on her worldwide profession. "We got a mail from Ritu Rani 2-3 days back expressing that she won't have the capacity to join the national camp as she is resigning from global hockey," Hockey India president Narinder Batra told. "It is her own choice and we at Hockey India regard her choice.

Hockey India might want to express gratitude toward her for her support of the amusement and the country," he said. Be that as it may, rehashed calls to Ritu went replied. Indeed, it was under Ritu's captaincy that the Indian eves met all requirements for the Rio Olympics following a hole of 36 years.

 It was additionally under her captaincy that the national group had won a bronze award at the 2014 Incheon Asian Games and a silver decoration at the 2013 Asian Champions Trophy. In the wake of being let well enough alone for the Olympics squad, Ritu got hitched to a Patiala-based Punjabi vocalist, Harsh Sharma on August 18.

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