Hockey

Bhubaneswar on the Rise Ahead of the Hockey World Cup

Bhubaneswar: As the clock ticks towards November 27, when the opening ceremony of 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup commences, excitement can be felt all over the city of Bhubaneswar. Bhubaneswar has been decked in vibrant colours befitting the occasion; from the walls of the city depicting scenes from hockey players in action, footpaths paved in colours, city overpasses lit with colours […]


TNIE Bhubaneswar School Hockey Tourney Today

Bhubaneswar: As World Cup Hockey fever grips the Capital City, The New Indian Express is all set to host the first ever Bhubaneswar School Hockey Tournament at Unit-6 High School Ground here today. Four schools from the Twin City, Capital High School Unit-3, Tapovan High School, Khandagiri, Kalinga Institute of Social Science (KISS) of Bhubaneswar and Giridhari Jew Vidya Mandir of Cuttack will take the field to compete […]


International Food Fest in Bhubaneswar From Dec 1

Bhubaneswar: If celebration calls for a nice occasion to toast with tasty and classy food, then an international event like Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup-2018 would be the right occasion to have a menu to spoil your taste buds and senses with plethora of choices. With 16 playing nations have already teamed up for the […]


Hockey Fans Vandalise in Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar: Today morning few unidentified fans of Men’s Hockey World Cup vandalised ticket counter near gate no. 9 in Kalinga Stadium as they failed to avial tickets of the inaugural ceremony. The inauguration ceremony Hockey World Cup has been scheduled to be held on November 27 where many Bollywood biggies including Shah Rukh Khan and A.R Rahmanare expected to join. They had bee-lined […]



Sundargarh to Get Astro Turfs in All Blocks for Hockey

Rourkela: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced that AstroTurfs will be established in all 17 blocks of Sundargarh district for the promotion of hockey in the district. CM announced this during the exhibition hockey match series which Odisha XI won. Once Astro Turfs are established in Sundargarh, it will become the only districts with largest number of […]




Naveen to Modi: Notify Hockey as National Game

Bhubaneswar, June 20, 2018: If it is asked to name the National Game of India, no doubt your answer will be Hockey. But officially you are wrong. Yet the game has not been announced as our National Game by any government since India got independence. Ahead of Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 in Bhubaneswar, today CM Naveen Patnaik wrote […]