The Belgian hockey players on Tuesday in Brussels in a grand manner honored for capturing the world title in India. The ‘Red Lions’ were last Sunday in the final after shoot-outs too strong for the Netherlands.
The Belgians were Tuesday afternoon at first by king Filip and queen Mathilde receive at the palace, after which captain Thomas Briels and his team mates the cup showed to the in-house fans on the Market.
Belgium crowned only for the first time in history to become world champion. Our neighbors came previously never been further than the fifth place.