Pandian reviews Puri Stadium project progress

Puri, October 13: As per the direction of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Secretary to CM (5T) VK Pandian on Wednesday visited the Puri stadium project site and supervised the ongoing works. He reviewed the project progress in detail and directed to expedite the completion. He mentioned that it is the dream of Chief Minister to […]

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Shardul Thakur replaces Axar Patel in Team India’s World Cup squad

New Delhi, October 23: The All-India Senior Selection Committee after a discussion with the team management has added Shardul Thakur to the main squad. All-rounder Axar Patel, who was part of the 15-member squad will now be on the list of stand-by players. India’s squad for ICC T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma […]

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West Bengal delegation visits Kalinga Stadium to study sports ecosystem in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, October 7: A high-level delegation from the West Bengal Government led by Additional Chief Secretary (Youth Services and Sports) Subrat Biswas, visited Kalinga Stadium Complex here to study the sports ecosystem in Odisha. The delegation, which comprised of officers from the Department of Youth Services and Sports and Public Works Department, were particularly interested […]

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Odia triathlete Pranab selected for national camp for Commonwealth, Asian Games

Bhubaneawar, October 4: Pranab Das, a 20-year-old triathlete from Odisha, has qualified for the National Camp for Commonwealth Games and Asian Games to be held next year after winning Gold medal in National triathlon Championship held in Chennai on September 25. Out of 84 athletes from across the country, Pranab clinched Gold completing 1.5 KM […]

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10-day Life Guard & Pool Operator Course begins at Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar, September 30: In order to promote swimming both as an essential life skill and competitive sports, a ten-day Life Guard and Pool Operator Course has begun at the Biju Patnaik Swimming pool at the Kalinga Stadium here. The Sports and Youth Services Department (DSYS) has partnered with Life Saving Society of India, a member […]

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FIH Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup to be hosted by Kalinga Stadium, announces Odisha CM

Bhubaneawar, September 23: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced that the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar will be hosting the FIH Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup from 24th November to 5th December, 2021. “As the reigning champions, our team will take advantage of the home ground and emerge victorious again. I wish best wishes […]

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Odisha CM felicitates Indian Under-18 Girls’ Rugby Team

Bhubaneawar, September 23: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday interacted with the Indian Under-18 Girls’ Rugby Team and honoured them with a cash award of Rs 5 lakh for winning Silver medal at the Asia U18 Girls Rugby7s Championship 2021 held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, recently. Congratulating the team for their success, the Chief Minister praised […]

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Odisha felicitates Indian U18 Girls Rugby Team; Cash rewards announced for players

Bhubaneswar, September 22: Rugby India in conjunction with the Government of Odisha and other partners, on Wednesday, felicitated and honoured the Indian U18 Girls Rugby team for wining silver at the Asia Rugby U18 Girls Rugby Sevens Championship 2021 held at Tashkent, Uzbekistan. A total of five countries from across Asia – Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, United […]

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40th Junior Kho Kho National Championship 2021 kicked off in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, September 22: The 40th Junior Kho Kho National Championship-2021 kicked off in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, with the team captains taking a pledge of Fair Play on Wednesday here. The five-day event is being held at Biju Patnaik Indoor Hall, KIIT Deemed University, Bhubaneswar. Odisha Hockey Promotion Council Chairman Dilip Tirky, Lok Sabha member and KIIT […]

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Odisha to host the 40th Junior National Kho Kho Championship from Sept 22-26

Bhubaneswar, September 20: Odisha will host the 40th edition of the Junior National Kho Kho Championship from September 22 to September 26, 2021. Over 700 players from 60 participating teams from states and union territories will vie for the crown in the boys’ and girls’ category respectively in the championship. The teams have been divided […]

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