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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

Varun Scores Brace As India Finish Fifth In Azlan Shah Hockey

Ipoh: Varun Kumar netted two goals through penalty corner as India beat Ireland 4-1 to finish fifth at the 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia. Odia lad Shilanand Lakra (28’) and Gurjant Singh (37’) netted the other two...

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...
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India Go Down To Ireland For First Time, Out Of Medal Contention

Ipoh: Despite taking lead twice in the 10th minute and 26th minute, the Indian men’s Hockey Team went down 3-2 against Ireland, registering their first ever loss against the team. With this loss, India are out of medal contention and will...

Women’s Hockey: South Korea Beat India 2-1 In Third Match

Seoul: Hosts South Korea beat India 2-1 to register its first win in the third match of the five-match series at Seoul’s Jinchun National Athletic Centre on Thursday. The opening 10 minutes of the first quarter saw both teams play with...

FAO XI Lifts Tata-Utkalika Cup

Bhubaneswar: Football Association of Odisha (FAO) XI emerged champions in the 20th Tata-Utkalika Cup Invitation Football Tournament, dethroning defending champions Tata Football Academy (TFA), Jamshedpur in the keenly contested final by 4-2 goals, via tie-breaker here at Unit-VI High School...
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Dhoni Relegated To Second Tier As BCCI Introduces A+ Category In Annual Contracts

New Delhi: Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and off-spinner R Ashwin were relegated to second-tier as BCCI announced new player contracts on Wednesday. Introducing an A+ category in the central contracts, the BCCI picked only five players in the list,...

FAO XI Enters Tata-Utkalika Cup Final

Bhubaneswar: Football Association of Odisha (FAO) XI entered the final of the 20th Tata-Utkalika Cup Invitation Football Tournament after edging hosts Unit-VI Athletic Association by a solitary goal in the first semi-final at Unit-VI High School ground here on Tuesday. Sunil Sardar...
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Nidahas Trophy: Sri Lanka Rides On Perera To Register First Win Against India

Colombo: Riding on Kusal Perera's 66 runs off 37 balls, hosts Sri Lanka beat India by five wickets in the opening match of the Nidahas Trophy Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket tri-series on Tuesday. In the absence of star players MS...
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Win Eludes India In Azlan Shah Hockey

Ipoh: The young Indian team failed to register victory yet again, as they lost their third pool match 2-4 against the mighty Aussies at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh on Tuesday. Though dominant in the first quarter, India failed...

Azlan Shah Hockey: India Post 1-1 Draw Against England

Ipoh: The Indian defence stood strong as the Men in blue registered a draw against England in their second pool match at the 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 1-1. Shilanand Lakra, who hails from Odisha, scored the only goal for India,...

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Tigress Sundari’s Release Into Wild Uncertain

Bhubaneswar: The prospect of releasing tigress Sundari, kept in an enclosure in the core area of Satkosia sanctuary in Odisha’s Angul district, into the...
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