Sports

Odisha receives ‘Decade’s Best State for Promotion of Sports’ award

Dinalipi Bureau- March 28, 2021

Bhubaneswar: In yet another landmark achievement for the State, sports magazine Sportstar on Sunday awarded Odisha with "Decade’s Best State for Promotion of Sports" for ... Read More

Naveen wishes Dutee on nomination for BBC Indian Sportswoman award

Dinalipi Bureau- February 9, 2021

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday congratulated ace sprinter Dutee Chand on her nomination for the prestigious BBC Indian Sportswoman of the Year award. ... Read More

BJD plans to hold cricket, football tournaments to strengthen its rural base

Dinalipi Bureau- January 24, 2021

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD has come up with a plan to organise football and cricket tournaments from panchayat to district level in a bid to ... Read More

Naveen inaugurates 3 sports facilities

Dinalipi Bureau- November 2, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated three sports facilities in the State on Monday. Naveen said the State would launch grassroot programmes to provide opportunity ... Read More

Rohit, Vinesh among 5 athletes to receive Khel Ratna

Dinalipi Bureau- August 21, 2020

New Delhi: Star India batsman Rohit Sharma is among the five athletes who will receive the country's highest sporting honour, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna ... Read More

Dutee Chand, Ishant Sharma among 27 chosen for Arjuna Award

Dinalipi Bureau- August 21, 2020

New Delhi: The Sports Ministry on Friday announced the names of 27 athletes to bestow the prestigious Arjuna Award for this year. India pacer Ishant ... Read More

Tusharkanti highlights role of innovation in reviving sports ecosystem

Dinalipi Bureau- July 14, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Sports Minister Tusharkanti Behera on Tuesday laid emphasis on the significant role that innovation, collaboration and technology can play in reviving the sports ... Read More