Commonwealth eSports Championship 2022 (CEC 2022): Indian Olympic Association cheers for Dota 2 bronze medal winning team: Indian Olympic Association (IOA)…
Commonwealth Sports Championship 2022 (CEC 2022): Indian Olympic Association Promotes Dota 2 Bronze Medal Winning Team Indian Olympic Association (IOA) On the evening of August 13, India felicitated the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games medal winners at the Ashk Hotel in Chanakipuri, New Delhi. All the bronze medal winners of Indian DOTA 2 team – Moin Ejaz (captain), Ketan Goyal, Abhishek Yadav, Shubham Goli and Vishal Verneker were presented with a memento of appreciation at the recently concluded CEC 2022 for their exceptional achievement. Follow InsideSport.IN for upcoming matches and updates.
IOA Acting President Mr. Anil Khanna, General Secretary Mr. Rajeev Mehta, Treasurer Mr. Anandeshwar Pandey, India Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Chef de Mission Mr. Rajesh Bhandari, Chief Team Manager Mr. Maninder Pal Singh and several officials including former IOA President Mr. N. Ramachandran They celebrated at the ceremony and cheered on the medal winners.
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This was the first time that an Indian eSports team was invited along with other major sports medalists at the celebration.
“This is an unforgettable day for me and the rest of the team. Along with medals from various sports, getting the opportunity to be awarded a medal in eSports by the Indian Olympic Association is a special achievement. All the hard work we put in throughout our journey is finally paying off and this is just the beginning. We are going to the Asian Games with double energy and motivation to do better for the country. Proud Moin Ejaz, captain of Indian DOTA 2 team said.
— India Ahead News (@IndiaAheadNews) August 13, 2022
Indian Army met famous sports personalities like Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain of Indian Women’s Cricket Team), Bhavina Patel & Sonalben Manubhai Patel (Para TT Player) and Deepak Punia (Indian Wrestler) to explain Esports and its basics. DOTA 2, the video game where you scored the bronze medal. The team also conveyed that eSports will be a real medal event in the upcoming Asian Games 2022.
“Finally, Indian sports have got equal status with other sports of the country. Winning the bronze medal at the IOA for DOTA 2 among the country’s best athletes feels like the cherry on top. The esports journey in India has seen its fair share of highs and lows, but with the Asian Games coming up, the only way seems to be up. With the bar set, expectations are undoubtedly high now, but we have full faith in our esports athletes to carry this form into the upcoming international competitions and make the country proud., Indian Sports Federation Director and Asian Sports Federation Vice President Lokesh Suji said.
IOA officials have congratulated the DOTA 2 team on their historic bronze medal win, which ESFI believes is expected to show the importance of the Commonwealth Games following the national team’s medal-winning history due to its growing popularity in India. First edition of Commonwealth Sports Championship.
Artismith – Concept & Vision, one of the country’s top sports and esports specialized communication agencies, India’s leading multiplex chain INOX and leading sports psychologist Org Mandeha of ESFI continue their support as communication, multiplex and sports psychologist partners respectively.
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