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Indian teams enter semis of 13th South Asian Games

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Newdelhi:29/11/19:Indian men and women volleyball teams have advanced to the semifinals of 13th South Asian Games. In the last group ‘A’ match, Indian men’s team defeated host Nepal in straight sets by 25-15, 25-13 and 25-16 in Kathmandu this evening. India remained at the top in Group ‘A’ by winning both the league matches. India had defeated Bangladesh yesterday. The ...

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Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Ankita Bhakat won the gold and silver medals

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Bangkok:28/11/19;Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Ankita Bhakat won the gold and silver medals in the women’s individual recurve event of the 21st Asian Championships in Bangkok today. Deepika defeated Ankita 6-0 in the one-sided final. The duo had earlier secured an individual Olympic quota for the country by storming into the semifinals of the event. Earlier in the last-four stage, ...

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Odisha is going to host the Hockey Men’s World Cup again in 2023

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Bhubaneswar:28/11/19: Odisha is going to host the Hockey Men’s World Cup again in 2023.  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik made this announcement this evening at a special function at Kalinga Stadium. The CM said 2023 World Cup matches will be played both in Bhubaneswar and in Rourkela. With this announcement, Odisha has become the global centre of world hockey, as Hockey fans ...

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Tennis player Kabir Hans bags laurel for Odisha

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Bhubaneswar, 24/11/19; November 2019: State based renowned tennis player Kabir Hans bagged laurel for Odisha in ITF World Junior Ranking Tennis Tournament (Group-5) organized from 18th to 22nd November 2019 at the All Assam Tennis Association Complex in Guwahati. For the first time an Odia boy bagged this prestigious title for his extreme refulgence. According to the information, in the singles group of ITF ...

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India have set a target of 175 runs for Bangladesh in the third and final T20

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Nagpur:10/11/19:India have set a target of 175 runs for Bangladesh in the third and final T20 International of the series being played at Nagpur now. Indians scored 174 runs with a loss of 5 wickets in twenty overs. S S Iyer scored 62 while K L Rahul made 52 runs. Bangladesh were 11 runs for no loss in 2 overs ...

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India has won the bid to host the 2023 Men’s Hockey World Cup.

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New Delhi: 8/11/19:After successfully hosting the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018, India has won the bid to host the 2023 Men’s Hockey World Cup. It will be a record fourth time that the hockey-loving nation will be hosting the competition since its inception in 1971. Hockey India had earlier been among three nations to have submitted a bid to ...

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Tata Mumbai Marathon announces Tiger Shroff as Face of the Event

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Mumbai, 6th November 2019:(ONT Bureau ) Procam International, pioneers of distances running events in India, announced Tiger Shroff as the face of the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020. Asia’s most prestigious marathon will witness over 50,000 people take a step forward in an event that has become the largest showcase of people, pushing boundaries of the human spirit. The 17th edition of the event is scheduled to ...

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Odisha FC Beat Mumbai City 4-2

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Mumbai: 31/10/19:Odisha FC bounced back from two consecutive defeats in style as they hammered Mumbai City FC 4-2 to pick up their first win of the Hero Indian Super League 2019-20 at the Mumbai Football Arena here on Thursday. The visitors impressed with their aggressive approach in the first half and were three goals up at the end of it. Xisco ...

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Newly-elected BCCI President Sourav Ganguly take charge

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Mumbai:23/10/19:Newly-elected BCCI President Sourav Ganguly today said he will lead the cricket body just the way he led the Indian cricket team. Addressing a press conference in Mumbai after being elected unopposed to the post, Mr. Ganguly said there will no compromise on credibility, and the focus will be on providing a corruption-free administration. He said he will work for ...

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Odisha’s sprint queen Dutee Chand on the cover of Vogue India’s November 2019 edition.

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New Delhi:20/10/19: For the second edition of the Vogue Women Of The Year Awards, raised the bar up another notch for 2019 and awarded personalities from different walks of life. Odisha’s sprint queen Dutee Chand was also among several A-listed celebrities who were acknowledged for their work in various fields. She bagged the Sportsperson Of The Year award. Besides this, she ...

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