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North-west hockey star Phil Roper crestfallen as Team GB slip to devastating quarter-final defeat at Tokyo 2020

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Phil Roper and Great Britain sank to a heartbreaking hockey quarter-final exit, beaten 3-1 by India as their Olympic journey came to a crushing end.

Defensive lapses led to goals in the first and second quarter and left them chasing the game, with a Sam Ward penalty corner late in the third unable to spark a late comeback.

It means Britain’s wait for a men’s hockey medal stands at 33 years and goes back to the gold

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