In the match between Spain and Argentina in the Olympics, there was a dispute between the players of both the teams. However, during this match the players of both the teams clashed with each other. In which a player hit the player of the opponent team with a hockey stick. Lucas Rossi of Argentina defeated David Alegre of Spain.
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Rossi thought Alegre was wasting his time by falsely pretending to be hurt so he screamed and hit a hockey stick in the head. Alegre was not injured, but Rossi’s behavior was against the spirit of the Olympics.
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Alegre is a veteran Spanish athlete and was part of the team at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics. He was part of the silver medal winning team at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Rossi, on the other hand, also played for Argentina in the 2012 and 2016 Olympics and won a gold medal in Rio.
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