Tag: Barabati Stadium

Barabati braces for India-England ODI

Cuttack: With the third One Day International (ODI) match between India and England scheduled to begin on January 19, hectic preparations are underway in Barabati Stadium in the millennium city to spruce up its infrastructure. While paints have been applied to the galleries, the curators have taken special care to keep the ground condition intact. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Eng-Ind ODI: No water bottles inside Barabati stadium

Cuttack: Taking a leaf out of the unsavoury incident that took place during T20 match between India and South Africa at Barabati stadium on October 5 last year, the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) today said no spectator will be allowed to carry water bottles inside the stadium during the One-day match between England and India […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Barabati stadium gets back Test venue status after 22 years

Cuttack: The cricket lovers of Odisha have a lot to cheer about as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today accorded Test venue status to Barabati stadium after 22 years. The BCCI made an announcement to this effect at its annual general body meeting in Mumbai. Talking to OTV over phone, secretary […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
No water bottles to be allowed inside Barabati during India-England ODI

To prevent any untoward incident in Barabati stadium like the bottle throwing incident during the India-South Africa T20 on October 5, the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) has decided not to allow water bottles and water pouches inside the Stadium during the upcoming one-day international (ODI) match between India and England in January

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Asirbad refutes BCCI, says Barabati to host Test in Jan!

Even as the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack missed out in the list of Test venues in the itinerary for the packed 2016-17 season announced by the Tour Programmes & Fixtures Committee of the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) today, the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) honorary secretary Asirbad Behera, sidelined for the time being as per a Supreme Court, asserted that the Bangladesh cricket team will play a one-off Test match at Barabati stadium in the last week of January next year

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Barabati ready to host IPL if State supports: OCA secy

With Mumbai, Nagpur and Pune ruled out as host grounds for IPL matches in May, Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) Secretary Ashirbad Behera on Wednesday said Barabati Stadium is ready to host the cricket matches provided the State government lends its full support

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Bottle-throwing incident shouldn't mar Barabati's chances to host int'l matches: Thakur

Bhubaneswar: In a major relief to cricket lovers of Odisha, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today said the bottle-throwing incident during a T20 match between India and South Africa last year should not come in the way of the Barabati stadium hosting another international match.

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Federation Cup 2017
Bengaluru FC beat Mohun Bagan 2-0 to lift Federation Cup

Cuttack: A brace from C.K. Vineeth in the second period of extra time saw Bengaluru FC beat Mohun Bagan 2-0 to be crowned the Federation Cup champions at the Barabati Stadium here on Sunday. After both sides played out a 0-0 draw in regulation time, it took two strikes from substitute Vineeth to settle the […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
ECB team discusses security scenario with Odisha admn

Bhubaneswar: In the backdrop of the embarrassing situation when spectators hurled projectiles during India-South Africa match last year, the state administration and the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) today assured an England Cricket Board team that all steps would be taken to ensure smooth matches at Barabati Stadium in future. A three-member ECB team today met […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Hockey World Cup: Jai Hind Hind Jai India, from Rahman with love

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the inaugural ceremony of the men’s Hockey World Cup, music maestro AR Rahman today met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneswar. Rahman will be performing live during the inaugural ceremony at Kalinga Stadium on November 27 and also at a concert at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on November 28. “I am […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
AR Rahman to perform live at Barabati stadium

Cuttack: The people in the millennium city are now on cloud nine as they will get an opportunity to witness AR Rahman performing live on stage at a concert to be held at Barabati Stadium on November 28 as a part of the Men’s Hockey World Cup celebrations. Anticipating a heavy footfall of fans as […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
Barabati stadium suitable for Test: BCCI team

A four-member BCCI team today expressed satisfaction over the existing infrastructure at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack for holding Test matches

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
The Flying Sikh's Special Odisha Connect
The Flying Sikh's Special Connection With Odisha's Barabati Stadium

Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh, who passed away on Friday due to post-Covid complications, had a special connection with the iconic Barabati Stadium of Odisha.

  • Saturday, 19 June 2021
Will Bhubaneswar Ever Host A Cricket Match?

  By Sandeep Sahu It is an arrangement that suits no one other than the mandarins of the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA). The players of the Indian and visiting team have to undergo the eminently avoidable hassle of commuting some 35 kms not just to play the actual match but also for net practice at […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Ahead Of India-WI ODI In Cuttack, Legendary Kapil Dev To Visit Barabati!

Cuttack:  With barely a few months left for the scheduled ODI between India and West Indies to be played at Barabati stadium in Cuttack, the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) has stepped up its preparations, making necessary arrangements to successfully host the match. As bulk of the infrastructure including flood-lights of the stadium was damaged during […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021