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Odisha Spinner Pappu Roy Eyes IPL Debut With Mumbai Indians

Bhubaneswar: IPL team Mumbai Indians have invited Odisha’s left-arm spinner Pappu Roy for the squad selection process for the next edition of the cricket extravaganza in 2020. The selection process is scheduled to be held on October 23-24. If selected,...

Odisha Judo Players Injured In Bus Accident In Manipur

A bus carrying around 20 judo women players from Odisha overturned in Imphal, Manipur, late on Saturday. According to sources, there were 28 people onboard and most of them sustained injuries. There was no fatality. The injured were discharged after...

Dutee Chand Is Vogue’s Sportsperson Of The Year

Bhubaneswar: India's fastest woman Dutee Chand has won the Vogue award for Sportsperson of the Year 2019. "Apart from record-breaking firsts on the track, Dutee Chand is also India’s first openly lesbian athlete. The professional sprinter announced that she was...

Dutee Chand Changes Track To Be A ‘Propah Lady’

Bhubaneswar: India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand is all set to steal hearts for a different reason. She has featued in an ad film ‘Propah Lady’. The nearly two-minute-long film is part of a campaign on notable women who have set...

Will Rourkela Ever Get To Host Ranji Matches Again?

Rourkela: The Steel City and cricket have had close encounters in the past, which now seems to have lost in the pages of history. It was on December 30, 1969, that Ispat Stadium here hosted Ranji Trophy match for the...

FIH Olympic Qualifiers: Odisha Defender Amit Rohidas In National Team

Bhubaneswar: International hockey star Amit Rohidas of Odisha has found a place in the Men’s National Hockey team for the FIH Olympic Qualifiers to be played at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on November 1 and 2. The 18-member team with...

National Sub-Jr & Jr Weightlifting: Odisha Girl Moti Jani Wins Bronze

Bhubaneswar: Moti Jani of Odisha clinched a bronze medal at the ongoing National Sub-Junior & Junior Weightlifting Championships in Bodh Gaya, Bihar, on Friday. The promising weightlifter won the bronze by lifting 69 kg in the snatch and 94 kg...

Hope Remains Alive For India-Windies ODI At Barabati

Cuttack: Contrary to its earlier stance, the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Wednesday said it was optimistic of hosting the One-Day International match between India and West Indies at Barabati Stadium here. Earlier, OCA said the match could not be...

Odisha’s Dutee Chand Clinches Another Gold In National Open Athletics

Bhubaneswar: After winning the bragging rights as the fastest woman at 59th National Open Athletics Championships in Ranchi, Odisha-born ace sprinter Dutee Chand on Sunday clinched another gold medal. She won the shining metal in women’s 200-metre event by clocking...

India Clinch Test Series Against S Africa, Create World Record

Pune: India scripted history as they defeated South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test here on Sunday. This was India’s 11th successive Test series win at home, breaking Australia’s record of 10 series wins in...

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Polling Underway In Bijepur

Bijepur: Byelection to Bijepur Assembly in Odisha’s Bargarh began on Monday. According to reports, a large number of voters were seen standing in queues at...
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