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IAAF to award best athletics photo of the year

Bhubaneswar: The IAAF will present an award for the best athletics photograph of the year at this year’s IAAF Athletics Awards 2017 on 24 November, said an official release on Tuesday. Any professional photographer who has been officially accredited at...

Shiva Thapa, Devendro advance in boxing nationals

Visakhapatnam: Assam’s Shiva Thapa underlined his class in the Second Elite Men’s National Boxing Championship, defeating Tripura’s Naveen Kumar 5-0 here on Wednesday. Former World Youth Champion Devendro Singh (Manipur) also eked out a 5-0 victory against Arunachal’s Kumar Beyong...
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5 From Odisha To Participate In National Adventure Sports Meet

Bhubaneswar: Five persons from Odisha have been selected to participate in the national adventure sports meet scheduled from December 15 to 30 in Himachal Pradesh. Those selected by the Association for Adventure and Social Activities (AASA) are Anita Swain, Sasmita Pradhan, Smrutirekha Samal, Chinmaya Maharana, and Deb...
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Odisha Girls Win Gold At Yatching Championship

Chennai: Bringing laurels for the State, Odia girls bagged the gold medal in the sailing event, jointly organised by Tamil Nadu Sailing Association, in collaboration with Yatching Association of India and Port of Chennai. The Odisha girls, Manaswini Maharana and...

Top stars to go under the hammer at badminton league auction today

Hyderabad: The players’ auction for the third edition of the Vodafone Premier Badminton League promises to be a ritzy affair, with leading players from around the world and the country going under the hammer along with 100 others here...

Jauna, Purnima In National Athletics Team For Commonwealth Games

Bhubaneswar: Two prominent women athletes from Odisha—Jauna Murmu and Purnima Hembram—have found place in the national athletics team for the ensuing 21st Commonwealth Games in Australia beginning from April 4. While Jauna would participate in the 4X400-metre relay race, Purnima would take...

Krishnika, Murli bag Nalinikanta Memorial Badminton titles

Bhubaneswar: Top seeded Krishnika Birok of Rourkela bagged the women’s singles trophy by defeating Yashashree Samal of Khudha 21-16, 13- 21, 21-16 in the 4th Nalinikanta Mohanty Memorial State Open Ranking Badminton Tournament, which concluded at East Coast Railway...

It’s 10-0 For Indian Superstar Vijender Singh

New Delhi: Vijender Singh continued his unbeaten run after he defeated African champion Ernest Amuzu. The Indian boxer defended his both WBO Oriental and Asia Pacific Super middleweight titles in the pro circuit. With this victory, Vijender has now won...
Organisers of Odisha Premier Badminton League at a press meet in Cuttack on Saturday. Odishabytes.com photograph

Odisha Premier Badminton League From Jan 19

Cuttack: Good news for badminton lovers. For the first time, the Odisha Premier Badminton League is scheduled to take place from January 19 to 21, 2018. The three-day event will be held at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here and is...
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Five Girls Of KISS Selected In Indian Rugby Team

Bhubaneswar: Five girls of KISS, Sumitra Nayak, Soni Mandangi, Lija Sardar, Jemamani Naik and Parbati Kisku, have been selected in the Indian national rugby team to participate in the Youth Olympic Games Asia Qualifiers to be held in Dubai...

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