Sport

22nd Asian Athletics Championship Starts

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Mega event in Odisha’s Sport History State has proved its efficiency: Naveen Patnaik 22nd Asian Athletics Championship, mega event in Odisha Sports History has been inaugurated last evening.  Shri Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister, Odisha has declared the event opened at Kalinga Stadium. Shri Patnaik said, State has proved its efficiency and preparedness […]


No Traffic Near Kalinga Stadium on July 5

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: No vehicle will be allowed on Bidyut Marg from Jaydev Vihar to Sastri Nagar Bhubaneswar-Cuttack commissionerate police issued a public notice imposing restrictions on movement of vehicles on three roads near Kalinga Stadium, the venue for the Asian Athletics Championships, on the occasion of the opening ceremony of the event on July 5. According to the […]


Asian Athletic Championship: City Cyclists Support Team India

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar Cycling and Adventure Club (BCAC) organised a cycle ride in Bhubaneswar city to support Indian team prior to the  22nd Asian Athletic Championship. Yesterday (2nd July), 15 cyclists joined the event and covered a distance of 60 km around the city to create awareness and to encourage sports enthusiasts in support of […]


Odisha CM unveils TVC for Asian Athletic Championship 2017

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The TV commercial for Asian Athletic Championship 2017 has been virtually released by Hon Chief Minister of Odisha Shri Naveen Patnaik yesterday at 3pm. The  best of Athletics from 46 Countries of Asia are coming to Bhubaneswar, Odisha during the prestigious Asian Athletic Championship from July 5th to 9th 2017. It is a proud moment for all the […]


KPS Gill passes away at 82

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Former Punjab DGP KPS Gill passed away in a Delhi hospital today. He was 82 and breathed his last at 2.55 pm at the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. He was suffering from end-stage kidney failure and significant ischemic heart disease. Kanwar Pal Singh Gill, widely known as KPS, served twice as Director […]


HIL at Kalinga Stadium from Jan. 22

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Tickets ranging from Rs 50 to 150 are on sale now As the upcoming Hockey India League (HIL) season 2017 is nearing, tickets for five matches of this season to be played at kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar are now on sale. Hockey enthusiasts can now buy their tickets online at www.bookmyshow.com. The […]


OCA officials including President, Secretary step down

By Odisha Story Bureau, Cuttack: Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) president Ranjib Biswal and secretary Asirbad Behera quit their posts following supreme court order on recommendations of Lodha Committee. All other officials of the OCA also stepped down their posts. So far, OCA had ignored the Lodha committee’s recommendations regarding occupying of posts in the association. As One-Day International (ODI) […]


Barabati ODI: Online ticket booking begins today

By Odisha Story Bureau, Cuttack: Ouster of BCCI President will have no consequences on Ind-Eng ODI: OCA Secretary The Orissa Cricket Association (OCA) began the online ticket booking for the upcoming 19 Indian-England One-Day International (ODI) cricket match, to be played at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on January 19. Tickets will be sold at the counters at the […]


Nayagarh sprinter’s Olympic-sized dream

By Swadesh Rath, Nayagarh: In the winter morning if your visit the playground of Nayagarh Autonomous College short-height girl will catch your attention. You will find shedding her sweat with her screaming coach Rajiv and father Subas preparing for the upcoming School Games Federation of India (SGFI)’s event. She does rigorous practice unaffected by the […]