Beijing Olympic bronze medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar and Olympian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt will cheer the Indian men's hockey team in their opening match against traditional rivals Pakistan. Both wrestlers will be at the venue on the invitation of the Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), who are co-sponsors of the mega event.
“We will be at Dhyan Chand Stadium to cheer our team. At any cost India should defeat Pakistan. It's a match of prestige for all of us,” said Sushil Kumar.