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Five Odisha players in IPL players’ auction list

Five players from Odisha have made it to the 2022 IPL auction list, which will be held in Bengaluru on

Cuttack dropped as venue for India-Windies T20I

In order to reduce “biosecurity risks”, India’s upcoming limited-overs series against West Indies next month will be played in two

Wilson Singh

OCA’s senior umpire Wilson Singh dies at 52

A senior umpire in the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) panel passed away on Jan 17 in Bargarh, aged 52. Wilson

2022 CWG baton

2022 CWG Queen’s Baton arrives in Odisha

The 2022 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton arrived in Bhubaneswar on Friday. It was received by chairman, Odisha Hockey Promotion Council,

Ashok Mahapatra

OCA panel umpire passes away

Ashok Mahapatra, an umpire in the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) panel passed away aged 49. A lawyer by profession, he

BIDYADHAR BEHERA

Behera scores ton as BBSR-A win in U-16 inter-district tournament

Bidyadhar Behera scored 182 as BBSR-A defeated Angul by a huge margin of 228 runs in the OCA Junior Boys

RAJESH MOHANTY

Odisha lose second successive match in U-25 BCCI One-Day Trophy

Odisha also lost their second match to Hyderabad by nine wickets in the U-25 BCCI One-Day (Elite-A) Trophy, in Rajkot

Nanda, Swain take five-wicket hauls in U-16 inter-district tournament

Abhinab Nanda took a five-wicket haul as Rest of Odisha-2 registered a thumping 152-run win over Angul in OCA Junior

SANDEEP PATTNAIK

Odisha lose to Vidarbha in U-25 BCCI One-day Trophy

Odisha lost a close match against Vidarbha by five runs in the U-25 BCCI One-day (Elite-A) Trophy, being played at

OCA

Keonjhar bowled out for 68 in U-16 inter-district tournament

Ashish Kumar Mallick scored 97 off 104 balls as Rourkela put up 347 for 7 in their first innings against

oca jersey

OCA unveils new jersey for Odisha cricket teams

Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Wednesday unveiled new jersey for the Odisha state teams. MGM Minerals Limited will be the

ArcelorMittal-Nippon Steel India named official partner for Junior Men’s World Cup

Bhubaneswar: ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India (AM/NS India), a joint venture between the two firms, has been named the official partner

SUSHREE DIBYADARSHINI

Odisha lose to Railways in Senior Women’s One-Day Trophy quarterfinal

Odisha are out of the Senior Women’s One-Day Trophy after losing their quarterfinal match against the Railways by 149 runs

Pramod Bhagat

Sports roundup: Bhagat receives Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award

Paralympian Pramod Bhagat received the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award from the President of India. He became the first

RASANARA PARWIN

Odisha enter quarterfinal of Senior Women’s One-day Trophy

Odisha entered the quarterfinals with a 13-run win over Uttar Pradesh in the Senior Women’s One-day Trophy at Alur Stadium

OCA

Odisha club cricket calendar to start between 15 Nov-15 Dec

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) will kickstart its domestic calendar for the year 2022-23 with senior men intra-club competitions within

U-25 Odisha team

Sandeep to lead Odisha in BCCI U-25 One-day Trophy

Led by Sandeep Pattnaik, Odisha have picked up a 22-member squad for the upcoming BCCI U-25 One-day Trophy to be

Subhranshu Senapati

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Odisha lose final league game to Pondicherry

Odisha lost their fifth and final match to Pondicherry by six wickets of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, being played in

CDAA

U-19 football tournament in Cuttack from Nov 13-26

Cuttack: A U-19 football tournament has been organised by Cuttack District Athletic Association from Nov 13 to Nov 26. The

Abhishek Raut

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Punjab thrash Odisha by 60 runs

Odisha suffered a crushing defeat of 60 runs at the hands of Punjab in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

Shresth Singh to lead Odisha in Cooch Behar Trophy

Led by Shresth Singh, the selectors have picked a 22-member Odisha U-19 men’s squad for the upcoming Cooch Behar Trophy,

Anshuman Rath

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Odisha lose to Maharashtra by 27 runs

Odisha lost their third match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy by 27 runs to Maharashtra, being played in Lucknow.

MADHUSMITA BEHERA

Odisha enter pre-quarter stage of Senior Women’s One-Day League

Despite losing their fifth and final match against the Railways by eight wickets, Odisha have qualified to the pre-quarterfinal stage

Madhuri Meheta

Meheta scores ton as Odisha beat Uttarakhand for fourth successive win

Madhuri Meheta scored an unbeaten century to power Odisha to their fourth successive win in the Senior Women’s Elite-B One-Day

Sports roundup: Khel Ratna for Bhagat to Odisha gets Super 100 badminton tourney

Paralympics gold medallist and Odisha’s star shuttler Pramod Bhagat became the first Odia to be conferred with the highest sporting

Madhuri Meheta

Odisha beat Mumbai for third successive win in Elite-B one-dayer

Odisha won their third consecutive match in the ongoing Senior Women’s Elite-B One-Day League, as they beat Mumbai by 69

Madhuri Meheta

Meheta, Behera fifties power Odisha to second win

Madhuri Meheta and Tanmayee Behera scored half-centuries as Odisha beat Chandigarh by 35 runs in their second c League match

Rasanara Parwin

Parwin shines as Odisha beat Tamil Nadu in Elite-B One-Day League

Odisha started their campaign in the Senior Women’s Elite-B One-Day League with a crushing eight-wicket win over Tamil Nadu at

ECoRSA felicitates Paralympic gold medallist Bhagat

Para Olympics gold Medallist and a shuttler from badminton academy of East Coast Railway Sports Association (ECoRSA), Pramod Bhagat was

Kalahandi Cup

Cuttack-A beat ECORSA to win Kalahandi Cup final

Biplab Samantray scored an unbeaten 109 and powered Cuttack-A to a 82-run victory over ECORSA in the final of the

Govinda Poddar

Chhattisgarh beat Odisha in fifth T20, sweep warm-up series

Chhattisgarh made clean sweep of the five-match T20 warm-up series, beating Odisha by 34 runs in the fifth and final

Abhishek Yadav

Odisha lose again to Chhattisgarh in T20 warm-up match

Odisha lost their fourth successive T20 warm-up match against Chhattisgarh by five wickets at Raipur on Monday. The senior men’s

Kishore Jena

Kishore Jena clinches gold at national javelin championships

Kishore Kumar Jena has made Odisha proud by bagging gold medal in the 3rd National Open Javelin Throw Championships at

Kishore Jena

Odisha’s Kishore Jena tops national open javelin qualifying

New Delhi: Odisha’s Kishore Kumar Jena topped the list of 12 men’s finalists with an easy effort of 70.96m in

Rajesh Dhuper

Chhattisgarh thrashes Odisha for third successive win

Chhattisgarh won their third successive warm-up T20 game against Odisha by 10 wickets, played at Raipur Stadium on Saturday. Odisha

Subhra Swain

Subhra Swain selected for BCCI U-19 Women’s Challenger Trophy

Subhra Nirjharani Swain of Odisha Cricket Association’s emerging U-19 Women contingent, has been selected for the upcoming U-19 BCCI Women’s

Odisha senior women's team

Madhusmita to lead Odisha in BCCI Senior Women One-Day tournament

The 21-member Odisha team led by Madhusmita Behera left for Pune on Saturday to take part in the upcoming BCCI

Odisha senior hockey team

Sports roundup: Odisha senior and junior hockey teams dominate

Odisha’s junior and senior teams are dominating the national hockey championships with two successive wins for both the sides. The

IND vs PAK T20 World Cup: Rizwan, Babar end Pakistan’s World Cup jinx with crushing win over India

India and Pakistan match in ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Dubai on Sunday. Pakistan thrashed India by 10 wickets.

India vs Pakistan, T20 World Cup 2021 Live Streaming: When and where to watch, Dream 11 predictions

India gets off their T20 World Cup campaign in a high-pressure game against arch-rivals Pakistan in Dubai on Sunday. Both

Govind Poddar

Chhattisgarh beat Odisha in second T20 warm-up match

Odisha also lost their second T20 warm-up game against Chhattisgarh by 31 runs, being played at Raipur Stadium on Friday.

Sushil Barik

Odisha’s Barik selected for BCCI’s U-19 One-Day Challenger Trophy

Sushil Kumar Barik of Odisha Cricket Association’s emerging U-19 contingent, has been selected for BCCI’s upcoming U-19 One-Day Challenger Trophy,

OCA-NCA coaching course

OCA successfully conducts NCA Hybrid Level-1 Coaching Course

Cuttack: Odisha Cricket Association successfully organised the assessment programme for the NCA Hybrid Level-1 Coaching Course here on Thursday. This

Anshuman Rath

Chhattisgarh beat Odisha in first T20 warm-up match

In the first match of the warm-up T20 series being played at Raipur, Chhattisgarh beat Odisha by six wickets. Odisha

Kalahandi Cup

Kalahandi Cup final to be played on Oct 26-27

The Kalahandi Cup final between ECORSA & Cuttack-A has been re-scheduled to be played on 26th & 27th October. The

Odisha blind women's team

Sports roundup: Odisha blind women’s team win T20 series

Odisha’s blind women’s cricket team fought back from 1-0 down to win the three-match bilateral T20 series 2-1 against Karnataka

Kalahandi Cup

Kalahandi Cup final between ECORSA and Cuttack-A postponed

The final of Kalahandi Cup, which was to be played on October 17 and October 18, has now been postponed

T20 World Cup 2021: Full schedule, match time table, date and venue

India will clash against arch-rivals Pakistan in their ICC T20 World Cup opener on October 24 in Dubai. As per

Kalahandi Cup: Lagnajit shines as ECORSA beat Odisha Yellow

ECORSA’s winning run continued as it beat Odisha Yellow by 99 runs in the senior men’s Kalahandi Cup at Ravenshaw-2

IPL 2021 Final: Chennai beat Kolkata to win fourth title

After last edition’s poor show, Chennai Super Kings made a stunning comeback by claiming fourth IPL title with a convincing

IPL 2021 Final Chennai vs Kolkata Live Streaming: CSK-KKR preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

The Friday night IPL 2021 final will be a battle between experience and resilience. Chennai Super Kings have the astute

Brock Lesnar

WWE finally got competition as Smackdown and AEW Rampage go head-to-head

By Spandan Mohapatra WWE Friday Night Smackdown and AEW Rampage are going head-to-head for the first time on Friday. Due

OCA

Rajesh Dhupar to lead Odisha in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Wednesday announced a 21-member squad for the upcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy to be

Odisha Naval Tata Hockey

Odisha Naval Tata Hockey boys bag silver

The Odisha Naval Tata Hockey HPC boys took home the silver on Wednesday after losing the final match to MP

Gill and Iyer

IPL 2021: Tripathi six takes KKR to third IPL final

Kolkata Knight Riders reached their first IPL final in seven years with a jittery three-wicket win over last edition’s finalist

IPL 2021 Qualifier 2 Delhi vs Kolkata Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Delhi Capitals have a second shot of making to the finals when they take on a resurgent Kolkata Knight Riders

Rakesh Kumar Pattnaik

Kalahandi Cup: Rakesh slams double century in Khordha’s win

Rakesh Kumar Pattnaik slammed a double century as Khordha beat Odisha Yellow by 110 runs at Bidanasi Ground in the

Sushree Dibyadarshini

Odisha women clean sweep Chhattisgarh in ODI series

Odisha won the fourth and final match by 77 runs to make a clean sweep of the four-match Women’s Invitational

Sports roundup: Odisha Naval Tata Hockey boys storm into finals

The Odisha Naval Tata Hockey HPC boys have stormed into the finals of the inaugural Hockey India Sub Junior Men

Tanmayee Behera

Tanmayee shines as Odisha beat Chhattisgarh in invitational ODI

Odisha won the third match against Chhattisgarh by 70 runs in the Women’s Invitational One-day Series being played at Centurion

IPL Eliminator Bangalore vs Kolkata Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Virat Kohli has decided to step down from captaincy after this season and would very much like to go out

IPL Qualifier 1 Chennai vs Delhi Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Chennai Super Kings are not unfamiliar to playing in playoffs, rather as a team they thrive and will start as

Kalahandi Cup: Khordha’s Sumit Maharana takes 11-wicket haul

Khordha’s Sumit Maharana picked a 11-wicket haul but still his team lost to Odisha Green by 25 runs in the

Sarita Meher

Odisha women win two matches against Chhattisgarh

In a four-match Women’s Invitational One-Day series, Odisha have won their first two matches against Chhattisgarh by 14 runs and

OCA

OCA organises Coaches Refresher’s Program in Cuttack

Cuttack: Led by R Srikanth (director, Cricket Operations & Coaching) and keeping in view Odisha Cricket Association’s (OCA) Vision@2024 program,

Hockey selection trials

Sports roundup: Hockey selection trials of Odisha senior and junior girls for National Championships

The selection trials of Odisha senior and junior girls teams for the upcoming National Championships are in full flow at

IPL Bangalore vs Delhi Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Royal Challengers Bangalore’s defeat to Sunrisers Hyderabad has dampened their chances of finishing in the top-two. If they win this

IPL Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

The last two league games of IPL 2021 will be played simultaneously on Friday, which was earlier decided, and all

Biplab Samantray

Kalahandi Cup: Biplab slams century in Cuttack-A’s win

In reply to Odisha Blue’s 435 for 9, Odisha Yellow were bowled out for 225 in senior men’s Kalahandi Cup

IPL Kolkata vs Rajasthan Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Kolkata Knight Riders and net run-rates go back a long way, and this season too the script is pretty much

IPL Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

In the first match of Thursday’s double-header, Chennai Super Kings will be up against Punjab Kings. Chennai have already qualified

Aakash Chandra Nayak

Kalahandi Cup: Aakash, Kalia tons power Odisha Blue to 435 on Day 1

The inter-district Kalahandi Cup of senior men resumed at six different venues in Cuttack on Wednesday. The highlight of day

IPL Bangalore vs Hyderabad Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

A not so important match many would say if they look at the teams. One has already qualified and the

Pranab Das

Pranab Das wins gold medal at National triathlon

Pranab Das has become the first National triathlon champion of Odisha, bagging a gold medal in Elite Group Olympic Standard

IPL Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

The fight is now for the fourth playoff spot as Mumbai Indians would look to give their all in their

Subhra Swain

Punjab beat Odisha in U-19 Women’s Elite-E one-dayers

After two successive wins Odisha stumbled to a two-wicket loss against Punjab in the U-19 Women’s Elite-E-One-Day League being played

Niranjan Gouda

U-19 Vinoo-Mankad Trophy: Odisha-Andhra match ends in a tie

Odisha’s final match in the league stage of the U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy against Andhra Pradesh ended in a tie

IPL Chennai vs Delhi Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

This match could well be the stage rehearsal before the big playoff clash as on Monday Chennai Super Kings and

Odisha Olympic Association

AGMs of Olympic and Athletics associations held in Cuttack

The Annual General Meeting of Odisha Olympic Association held on 3rd October 2021 at OCA Conference hall at 11:30 AM.

IPL Kolkata vs Hyderabad Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Sunrisers Hyderabad being out of playoff race can prove to be party spoilers when they face Kolkata Knight Riders in

IPL Bangalore vs Punjab Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

A win for Royal Challengers Bangalore will almost guarantee Virat Kohli’s team a berth in playoff for second successive season,

SB LORENCE

Lorence shines as Odisha beat Tripura in U-19 Women’s Elite-E one-dayers

SB Lorence took three wickets and Alipsa Biswal scored a 96-ball 47 as Odisha beat Tripura by 49 runs (VJD

Dinesh Majhi

U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy: Odisha beat Chhattisgarh by three wickets

Odisha won their fourth match against Chhattisgarh by three wickets (VJD METHOD) in the ongoing U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy in

Kabir Hans

AITA doubles tennis title for Odisha’s Kabir Hans

Odisha’s top tennis player Kabir Hans won the doubles title at the AITA one-lakh men’s tournament in Bengaluru. He also

IPL Chennai vs Rajasthan Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Chennai Super Kings have already booked a playoff berth but would like the momentum going when they take on a

IPL Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

In the first double-header on Saturday, a struggling Mumbai Indians will be up against a dominant Delhi Capitals in Sharjah.

SB LORENCE

Odisha thrashes Mizoram in U-19 Women’s Elite-E One-Day League

After two successive defeats against Karnataka and Himachal Pradesh, Odisha bounced back with a crushing 10-wicket win over Mizoram in

Shresth Singh

U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy: Delhi beat Odisha by 18 runs

Odisha lost to Delhi by 18 runs in the ongoing U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy on Friday, played at Maharaja Yadavindra

IPL Kolkata vs Punjab Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Kolkata Knight Riders have a bright chance of making it to the playoffs, if they approach their next games tactically

Kalahandi Cup to resume on October 6 across six venues

The senior men Kalahandi Cup Super-League two-day format, which was earlier called off due to rain and cyclonic conditions, will

IPL Hyderabad vs Chennai Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Sunrisers Hyderabad are all but out of the playoff race and will have a big task when they face table

TANMAYEE BEHERA

Odisha loses successive matches in U-19 Women’s Elite-E One-Day League

Odisha U-19 women’s team have lost their first two matches against Karnataka and Himachal Pradesh in the ongoing U-19 Women’s

Ritesh Priyaranjan

U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy: Odisha bounces back with win over Bihar

Odisha won its second match against Bihar by 61 runs on Wednesday in the ongoing U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy, at

Odisha’s Swadhin Majhi wins bronze at U23 National Athletics Championship

Odisha high jumper Swadhin Majhi has won a bronze medal at the inaugural U23 National Athletics Championship 2021, held at

IPL Bangalore vs Rajasthan Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Royal Challengers Bangalore’s win in their last game against Mumbai Indians would boost their confidence when they take on struggling

IPL Delhi vs Kolkata Live Streaming: preview, when and where to watch, probable teams

Delhi Capitals will be eyeing their chance to book a playoff berth when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders in

Cuttack Football

Cuttack Blue wins Debabrat Kar and Sk Yunus Memorial Women’s Football tournament

Cuttack Blue defeated Cuttack Red on penalties to win the Debabrat Kar and Sk Yunus Memorial Women’s Football tournament, held

IPL Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals Live Streaming: when and where to watch, probable teams

Sunrisers Hyderabad are all but out from IPL 2021 after having won just one game out of nine, and will