Sport

Odisha All Set To Host Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship Starting Tomorrow

Cuttack: The state Government is all set to host 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship. The table tennis tournament will be played at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here from tomorrow. Teams from Wales, South Africa, England, Australia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Ghana, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Nigeria, Scotland, Singapore and Uganda Will be participating. Police said elaborate […]

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Odisha’s Dutee Chand Wins Gold In World University Games

Bhubaneswar:Odisha’s Sprinter Dutee Chand won the 100m gold medal on Tuesday in the ongoing World University Games. Dutee Chand won the gold medal in just 11.32 seconds. She also holds the 100m national record with 11.24 seconds. With years of hardwork and your blessings, I have yet again broken the record by winning the Gold […]


Odisha’s Dutee Chand: New Poster Girl Of Cosmopolitan

Bhubaneswar: Ace sprinter Dutee Chand has bagged the cover of the digital edition of fashion and entertainment magazine Cosmopolitan India for the July issue. Recently, she became the first Indian sportsperson to openly declare that she is in same sex relationship. In an exclusive interview with Cosmo India, Dutee opens up about her journey as […]


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 […]


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 […]