Do you know which country won the first women’s Gold Medal at Olympic Games? You will be amazed by the answer



 

 

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The 1980 Olympic Games held in Moscow, saw the Zimbabwe women’s national hockey team winning the gold medal. The team was called less than a month before the games began to help fill the gaps the American-led Olympic boycott created in the women’s hockey competition. In addition, this medal represents the country’s first Olympic victory of any colour.

Женская хоккейная команда Зимбабве

 

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Pablo Mendoza

Pablo Mendoza is a hockey coach, player, sports marketing, public relations specialist and the founder of A Hockey World. E-mail: pablo@ahockeyworld.net

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