Sat, Aug 06, 2016, 12:24 AM
In a few hours from now, the curtain will go up on the greatest sporting spectacle on the planet. Proud athletes will march out carrying their national flag and bearing the hopes of their compatriots. However, there is a very high chance that India's hockey heroes may not be part of this celebration of human excellence. A goof up by shockingly remiss bureaucrats here in India has meant that the hockey team doesn't have an appropriate uniform which conforms to IOC stipulations to participate in the parade.