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Belgium’s Red Lions win Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

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Bhubaneswar, India:16/12/18: Belgium have claimed their first ever World Cup title thanks to a dramatic shoot-out victory over the Netherlands in the final of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018. It proved to be third time lucky for the Red Lions, who finished runners up at both the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and the EuroHockey Championships in 2017. ...

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Kalinga Stadium has become a Zero Waste facility

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Bhubaneswar:13/12/18 Scripting a new chapter in waste management during the Hockey Men’s World Cup, the Kalinga Stadium has become a Zero Waste facility. The world cup venue became zero waste because of an innovative approach to segregate the waste generated at source and making composting of the biodegradable ones with an ultra-modern facility. The process, which has been adopted for ...

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Australia thrash China 11-0 in a Pool B match of the hockey World Cup

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Bhubaneswar:7/12/18: A brilliant performance saw Australia thrash China 11-0 in a Pool B match of the hockey World Cup here on Friday. Blake Govers scored a hat-trick (10th minute, 19th and 34th), Tim Brand (33rd, 55th) scored a brace, while goals from Flynn Ogilvie (49th), Jake Whetton (29th), Aran Zalewski (15th), Tom Craig (16th), Dylan Wotherspoon (38th) and Jeremy Hayward ...

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4th edition of Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon going to be held on 13th January 2019

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bhubaneswar:3/12*/18:Tata Steel, in association with the Government of Odisha’s Sports and Youth Services Department, will be organizing the 4th edition of Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon-2019 on 13th January 2019. The details of Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon-2019 were announced during the launch ceremony in Bhubaneswar today. The event consists of three competitive races – 21 km (Half Marathon) for ...

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India hold Belgium in exciting clash

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Bhubaneswar:3/12/18: India recovered from a slow start to produce a superb second half performance and hold title contenders Belgium to a 2-2 draw in a crucial Pool C match of the FIH World Cup at Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. Alexander Hendrickx drew first blood for Belgium when he fired a penalty corner through the legs of Indian goalkeeper P.R. ...

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M/o Tribal Affairs felicitates Ms. Mary Kom, 6th time women’s world boxing champion at Aadi Mahotsav

The Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Shri Jual Oram felicitating the six time World Champion and Brand Ambassador of Tribes India, Smt. M.C. Mary Kom, at a function, at Dilli Haat, INA, in New Delhi on November 27, 2018.
	The Minister of State for Tribal Affairs, Shri Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor, the Secretary, Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Shri Deepak Khandekar and other dignitaries are also seen.

nEWDELHI;30/11/18:Ministry of Tribal Affairs and TRIFED felicitated Ms. Mary Kom, 6th time Women’s World Boxing Champion and the Brand Ambassador for the TRIBES India’s Punchatantra range of products handcrafted by tribal master-craftsmen from across the country at the closing ceremony of “Aadi Mahotsav” at Dilli Haat today. Aadi Mahotsav was organized by M/o Tribal Affairs and TRIFED from 16th to 30th November, 2018. ...

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Bollywood superstar Salman Khan graced the promotional event of Hockey World Cup at the Barabati Stadium

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Cuttack:29/11/18: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan graced the promotional event of Hockey World Cup at the Barabati Stadium here on Wednesday and hailed the Odisha government for organising the mega sports event. The Bollywood’s Bhaijan also hailed the effort Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in organising the mega international tournament for India. Salman said that the Odisha CM is a man ...

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India started their Hockey World Cup campaign 2018 on a rousing note

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Bhubaneswar:28/1`1/18: India started their Hockey World Cup campaign 2018 on a rousing note, hammering minnows South Africa 5-0 in the opener at the Kalinga Stadium here on Wednesday. Three field goals and two penalty corners helped World No.5 India register a comprehensive win in the second match of the evening. Simranjeet Singh scored two goals (43rd and 46th minute), while ...

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Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 kicked off with Belgium defeating Canada 2-1 .

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Bhubaneswar:28/11/18: Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 kicked off at Kalinga Stadium here on Wednesday with Belgium defeating Canada 2-1 . The second match scheduled for today is between the host country and eight-time Olympic champions India and South Africa, which stands at 15 in FIH World Ranking. The Indian team is being led by skipper Manpreet Singh and South ...

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Naveen Patnaik joined the skippers of all 16 Hockey World Cup teams participating in the tournament for a photo shoot.

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  Bhubaneswar:26/11/18: Ahead of the upcoming Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium here, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday joined the skippers of all 16 teams participating in the tournament for a photo  shoot. According to sources, the photo session of the CM along with the team captains was scheduled at the Mukteshwar Temple in the capital city. ...

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