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FIH Women Series Finals: India beats Chile 4-2 to enter final

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Hiroshima :  22/6/19:In Hockey, India lock horns with Japan in the summit clash of the Women’s FIH Series Finals tomorrow. In Hiroshima, Japan today, while India defeated Chile 4-2 in the first semifinal, hosts Japan beat Russia 3-1 in penalty shoot-out in the other semifinal after both the teams were locked 1-1 at the end of regulation 60 minutes. Drag-flicker ...

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Yuvraj Singh announced retirement from international cricket

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Mumbai :10/6/19  Yuvraj Singh today  announced retirement from international cricket, ending a roller coaster career during which he became the hero of India’s 2011 World Cup triumph and fought a gritty battle with cancer. The 37-year-old cricketer announced his decision in Mumbai. Yuvraj played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20Is for India. He put together 1900 runs in the ...

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ICC Cricket World Cup:match between Bangladesh and South Africa is underway

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London:2/6/19:In the ICC Cricket World Cup, the match between Bangladesh and South Africa is underway at the Oval in London. South Africa won the toss but elected to field. Put into bat, Bangladesh were 194  for 2 in 31 overs when reports last came in. While this is the first round-robin match for Bangladesh, South Africa had lost to hosts ...

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New Zealand take on Sri Lanka; Australia face Afghanistan

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Newdelhi:1/6/19:In world cup  Cricket, the match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka is underway at Cardiff now. Sri Lankan batting was in tatters as they lost 6 wickets before touching the 100 mark. They were 115 for 8 in 25 overs when reports last came in. Earlier, New Zealand won the toss and chose to field. In the other encounter ...

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Two players from Odisha have been included in the 18-member squad of Indian Men’s Hockey

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Bhubaneswar: 28/5/19:Two players from Odisha have been included in the 18-member squad of Indian Men’s Hockey Team for the FIH Men’s Series Finals at Kalinga Stadium here on June 6. The two players are Birendra Lakra who has been named as Vice-Captain and defender Amit Rohidas. Hockey India today named the 18-member Indian Men’s Hockey Team for the much-awaited FIH ...

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Dilip Mohanty (first person from Odisha) got the position of PTR Director of India

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Bhubaneswar 27th May 2019: Shri Dilip Mohanty, International Senior Tennis Player & Coach from Odisha to get the position of PTR Director/Contractor of India (Official PTR provider of Membership, Educational and Certification Services) from 25th May 2019.  Shri Dilip Mohanty has achieved many milestones in numbers of National and International tennis tournaments. He has been a doubles champion in National Junior Tennis and ...

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Dutee Chand accused her elder sister of blackmailing her

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Bhubaneswar:21/5/19: Athlete Dutee Chand today accused her elder sister of blackmailing her. “My elder sister knew my same-sex relationship. She used to blackmail and threaten me that she would malign my images. Recently, she demanded Rs 25 lakh. Unable to bear the trauma, I revealed my same-sex relationship,” said Dutee in a press conference here. “As a daughter, I have ...

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Dutee’s Lesbian Revelationa: deep-rooted conspiracy has been hatched

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Bhubaneswar :20/5/19: Family members of ace sprinter Dutee Chand, who has revealed she is in a same-sex relationship, on Sunday alleged that “a deep-rooted conspiracy has been hatched by vested interest groups to grab Dutee’s wealth and money”. Dutee, who won two silver medals in women’s 100m and 200m at the Asian Games last year and is currently preparing for the ...

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Indian women’s team defeated hosts South Korea 2-1 in the first match

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Jincheon ;20/5/19:   In Hockey, Indian women’s team defeated hosts South Korea 2-1 in the first match of the three-match bilateral series in Jincheon today. Young striker Lalremsiami in the 20th minute and Navneet Kaur in the 40th minute scored for India, while Shin Hyejeong  found the net for Korea in the 48th minute. High on confidence after its impressive outings ...

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India’s GS Lakshmi first woman on ICC international panel of match referees

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Newdelhi:14/5/19:India’s G.S. Lakshmi has become the first woman to be appointed to ICC’s international panel of match referees and will be eligible to officiate in international games with immediate effect. Claire Polosak had become the first ever woman umpire to stand in a men’s ODI, earlier this month. Lakshmi, 51, who first officiated as a match referee in domestic women’s ...

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