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Bhubaneswar To Host FIH Series Finals In June

Bhubaneswar: Hockey India (HI) assured that the FIH Series Finals will be played in Odisha after the damage done to the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar by cyclone Fani had left a lot of doubts. The federation has assured that after assessing the damage, they would help the government by extending their support. Odisha was left with substantial […]

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Asian Athletics Championship: Dutee Breaks Own Record

Bhubaneswar: A day after Odia sprinter Dutee Chand set a new national record in the 100-metre race at the 23rd Doha Asian Athletics Championship, she broke her own record again today. Dutee has clocked 11.28 seconds in the heats yesterday while she finished the race in 11.26 seconds to enter the finals on Monday. Dutee who […]


Dutee Chand Sets New National Record

Bhubaneswar: Odia sprinter and Olympian Dutee Chand added another feather to her cap today as she set a new national record in women’s 100m by clocking 11.28 seconds at the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships in Doha. Dutee surpassed the previous national record of 11.29 seconds, which was also set by her at the Inter-State meet […]


Naveen Patnaik Congratulates Indian Women’s Hockey Team

Bhubaneswar: Despite his busy schedule for the ongoing elections in the state, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik found time to follow Hockey and congratulated Indian Women’s Hockey Team for their splendid win over host Malaysia in their bi-lateral series. With Navjot Kaur’s fine field goal in the 35th minute of the final match of the series, […]


23rd Federation Cup: Dutee Bags Gold, Purnima Silver

Bhubaneswar: Odisha won two medals today at the 23rd Federation Cup National Senior Athletics Championships today. Ace sprinter Dutee Chand won gold medal in 100m Sprint at the National Senior Athletics Championships held in Patiala in Punjab, while  another athlete from Odisha Purnima Hembram bagged silver medal in Women Heptathlon. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik congratulated both […]


BCCI To Work With NADA For 6 Months on Trial

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: Committee of Administrators (CoA) of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which is appointed by the Supreme Court of India today announced that it will work with the National Anti-Doping Agency for 6 months on trail. Such a decision was arrived at by the BCCI, after a meeting with the ICC […]



Three From Odisha To Play in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup This Year

Bhubaneswar: For representing the Senior India Men’s Hockey team three from Odisha have been selected. The lucky players are Birendra Lakra, Amit Rohidas and Shilanand Lakra, who will be playing in the upcoming Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament to be held in Malaysia. Day before yesterday the Indian Hockey announced the names of 18 […]


First High-Performance Centre in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha gets its first high-performance centre, that is Abhinav Bindra Targeting Performance Centre today which is inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Kalinga Stadium. This will create easy access to all sportspersons of Odisha and its neighbouring states to world-class equipment, sources said. The centre’s services would include performance enhancement, injury prevention and […]


Esports Craze Takes over Bangkok for Acer’s Asia Pacific Predator League 2019 Final

26 teams playing DOTA2 and PUBG will compete in Bangkok’s National Stadium for the final 26 esports teamscompeting over 5 months remain of 3,530 teams from 16 territories across the Asia Pacific– Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, India, Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Sri Lanka, Mongolia, Myanmar and Australia. Featuring an opening ceremony witha […]