On Monday, Indian Women's Hockey team defeated Australia in the Tokyo Olympics 2021 quarterfinals clash and made India proud. As many already know, this is the first time that India has entered the Olympics semifinals in this category. The team is now set to play against Argentina in the semifinal on Wednesday.
Seeing Indian Women's Hockey team win against Australia, netizens had a field day on Twitter by sharing hilarious memes related to Shah Rukh Khan starrer Chak De! India, which was also based on women's hockey.
To mark Indian Women's Hockey team's win against Australia, one fan shared a short clip of SRK from Chak De! India and wrote, "What a moment for Indian Women Hockey Team #chakdeindia moment."
Another user shared a picture of the Indian Women's national hockey team Sjoerd Marijne along with SRK and wrote, "INDvsAUS India women's coach and how he look today #Girlpower #Tokyo2020 #ChakDeIndia #hockeyindia #womeninblue." A third user shared a clip of Shah Rukh Khan and wrote, "#ChakDeIndia #hockeyindia Every hockey fan right now." ALSO READ: Shah Rukh Khan Channels His Inner Kabir Khan; Reel Coach Congratulates Real Coach And Indian Women’s Hockey Team For Win At Tokyo Olympics 2020
Shah Rukh Khan, as many know, essayed the role of Kabir Khan in the movie and delivered a phenomenal performance as coach. Chak De! India was directed by Shimit Amin and produced by Aditya Chopra. Apart from Shah Rukh Khan, Chak De! India also starred Vidya Malavade, Shilpa Shukla, Sagarika Ghatge, Chitrashi Rawat, Tanya Abrol, Shubhi Mehta, Arya Menon, Anaitha Nair and Nichola Sequeira starring in pivotal roles. It is one of the best movies and will remain special for multiple reasons.