Former Pakistan hockey team captain Nasir Ali has revealed that he renounced American and Malaysian citizenship for the sake of Pakistan.
He said that India would never tolerate Pakistan’s victory. If Pakistan won, India would be stoned.
Former Pakistan hockey captain Nasir Ali has said that when the national team won a gold medal at the 1986 Los Angeles Olympics, he was offered US citizenship and a salary of thousands of dollars, but did not accept it for the sake of Pakistan.
Citizenship and thousands of dollars in salary were offered, but for the sake of Pakistan, they did not accept.
Nasir Ali said that Pakistan’s victory in India was not tolerated. When Pakistan defeated India in their own country, then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi left without awarding medals to Pakistani athletes.
Nasir Ali further said that in the 2014 Champions Trophy, Pakistan hockey team was attacked twice in India, and even after winning the match against India, the fans threw stones.