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Woman cricketer Rajashree Swain found dead under mysterious circumstances in Cuttack
Body of woman cricketer Rajashree Swain found hanging in Odisha forest

The woman cricketer has been identified as Rajashree Swain. The young cricketer was part of a 25-member team who was part of a cricket training camp.

2nd ODI: KL Rahul's unbeaten 64 carries India to hard-fought four-wicket win over Sri Lanka
2nd ODI: KL Rahul's unbeaten 64 carries India to hard-fought four-wicket win over Sri Lanka

After Kuldeep Yadav and Mohammed Siraj picked three wickets each to bundle out Sri Lanka for 215, the visitors' bowlers reduced India to 86/4.

Rudra Sethi
Another Budhia Singh in offing! Malkangiri kid runs 17 km at a stretch

Child athlete Rudra Sethi from Malkangiri who has also shown Budhia-like marathon running spirit.

Hockey World Cup
Men’s Hockey World Cup: A peep into India’s overall performance

The Men in Blue are aiming to lift the Men’s Hockey World Cup trophy for the second time.

Virat Kohli with Anushka Sharma
Virat Kohli opens up about his frustration to Suryakumar Yadav

Talking to Suryakumar, Kohli revealed that when his form dipped, frustration started creeping in and how his game was very far away and desires and detachments had totally taken over him.

Rishabh Pant
Will Rishabh Pant play in IPL 2023? Sourav Ganguly gives big update, check details

Pant has suffered a ligament injury too and it may take around four months to heal.

  • Thursday, 12 January 2023
David Warner
RRR’s ‘Naatu Naatu’ bags Golden Globe Award: David Warner’s priceless reaction wins fans’ hearts

The flamboyant batsman seems to share a connection with the song as the RRR is a Telugu movie from South India.

  • Wednesday, 11 January 2023
Hockey World Cup 2023
Hockey World Cup 2023: Dazzling show marks inaugural ceremony as Barabati reverberates with hockey spirit

A carnival like atmosphere engulfed Odisha with the celebration of the game reverberating all across the State from the historical stadium.

Prithvi Shaw
Shaw-stopper: Prithvi Shaw steals show with strong statement, becomes 2nd highest Ranji scorer 

In the process, Shaw become the second-highest run-scorer after BB Nimbalkar, who had scored 443 not out for Maharashtra against Saurashtra in the 1948-49 season.

  • Wednesday, 11 January 2023
FIH Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup 2023
Men’s Hockey World Cup: Odisha's avidity has a lesson for other states 

By sponsoring the hockey team, the Odisha government has paved the way for the people of the state to look at hockey as their own sport.

Hockey World Cup: Team Pride to handle parking & encroachment issues
Hockey World Cup: Team Pride to handle parking & encroachment issues

The Men’s Hockey World Cup will be inaugurated today at Barabati Stadium while matches will be played from January 13

FIH Men's Hockey World Cup opening ceremony
Stage set for FIH Men's Hockey World Cup opening ceremony, Millennium City under tight security blanket

As many as 50 platoons of police force will be deployed in and around the stadium while 200 officers will be mobilised to ensure security. Outside foods, water bottles and throwable items will not be allowed inside the stadium. 

Ranveer Singh & Disha Patanai with Naveen Patnaik
Ranveer Singh, Disha Patani, Pritam arrive for Hockey World Cup inaugural ceremony; meet Odisha CM Naveen

The B-town celebrities arrived in Bhubaneswar today evening for the scheduled inaugural ceremony of the 2023 Men's FIH Hockey World Cup.

BJD cornered for getting Hockey stadium ready in 15 months & forgetting other projects 
BJD cornered for getting Hockey stadium ready in 15 months & forgetting other projects 

If the construction of the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium in Sundergarh was completed in 15 months, it was possible only because of the unprecedented level of alacrity shown by the administration mechanism. 

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