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2026 women's and men's hockey World Cups
Belgium and Netherlands to jointly host 2026 women's and men's hockey World Cups

The combined event will take place in July or August 2026 in Amsterdam/Amstelveen, Netherlands and Wavre, Belgium, with female and male teams playing in both venues.

  • Friday, 04 November 2022
Born in Odisha and brought up in Belgium, she meets family members after long 30 years  
Born in Odisha and brought up in Belgium, she meets family members after long 30 years  

The story of Mamina getting separated from her family is equally moving. 

  • Friday, 08 July 2022
India Beat Belgium 1-0 To Enter Semifinals, On Course To Defend Junior Hockey WC Title
India Beat Belgium 1-0 To Enter Semifinals, On Course To Defend Junior Hockey WC Title

India will take on last edition's bronze medallist Germany in the semifinals on Friday. Six-time champions Germany beat Spain 3-1 in the shoot-out after both the teams were locked 2-2 in regulation time.

  • Wednesday, 01 December 2021
Jr Hockey World Cup: Belgium, Malaysia qualify for knockouts; France beat Canada 11-1
Jr Hockey World Cup: Belgium, Malaysia qualify for knockouts; France beat Canada 11-1

Belgium will thus play the winner of the match between hosts India and Poland while Malaysia take on France, who topped Pool B with an all-win record after recording their third win in the preliminary league by thrashing Canada 11-1. France finished with nine points from three matches.

  • Saturday, 27 November 2021
Hockey World Cup 2018: Match between India & Belgium ends with 2-2 draw

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited Pool C match between India and Belgium of the on-going Hockey World Cup ended in a 2-2 draw at Kalinga stadium here today. India recovered from a slow start to produce a superb second half performance to hold title contenders Belgium to draw. Alexander Hendrickx drew first blood for Belgium when he […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
HWC 2018: England to face Belgium, Australia to play against Netherlands in semis

Bhubaneswar: Top four teams of the world Australia, Belgium, England and Netherlands will lock horns with each other to book a place in the finals of the on-going Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup at the Kalinga Stadium here today. While Belgium will take on England in the first semi-final, Australia will face the Netherlands in […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Little Miss Galaxy World Arpita Behera back home to rousing reception

Sambalpur: In one of a kind achievement for the State, Arpita Behera was crowned ‘Little Miss Galaxy World 2018’ in an international talent and beauty pageant held in Bulgaria recently. Arpita arrived home to a rousing reception in Sambalpur and expressed her gratitude to the people of the city for showering love and blessings on […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Srabani bags silver in Flanders Cup European Club Meet

Ace woman sprinter of Odisha Srabani Nanda won a silver medal in the 200-metre event in Flanders Cup European Club Meet at Oordegem in Belgium today

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Tillotama Shome wins best actress award at Belgium fest

Mumbai: Tillotama Shome has won the Best Actress award for her performance in Rohena Gera’s “Sir” at the Brussels International Film Festival. “Thank you The Brussels International Film Festival for honouring me with the best actress award for ‘Sir’. Thank you jury members,” Tillotama, who plays the character of Ratna in the film, posted on […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
It's written in the stars, World Champions Belgium say after victory

Bhubaneswar: The Belgium team, which created history by emerging the champions in the hockey men’s world cup after thrashing the Netherlands in a penalty shootout, on Sunday said it was written in the stars. “The coach said before the game it is written in the stars and even before the shootout, he said guys it […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Hockey World Cup 2018: Belgium hammer England to enter final

Bhubaneswar: Belgium thrashed a disjointed England 6-0 to enter the final of the men’s hockey World Cup for the first time here on Saturday. The Belgians scored in all four periods with Alexander Hendrickx (19th, 44th, 50th minutes) converting three penalty corners to complete a hat-trick. Tom Boon (7th), Cédric Charlier (41st) and Sébastien Dockier […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Hockey World Cup: Belgium down Germany, to face England in semis

Bhubaneswar: Olympic silver medallist Belgium edged out two-time champions Germany 2-1 in a keenly contested quarter-final at the men’s hockey World Cup here on Thursday. In the neck and neck fight, third ranked Belgium held their nerves and came back from a goal down to enter the semi-finals for the first time. Sixth ranked Germany […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Hockey World Cup: Netherlands, Belgium in quarters

Bhubaneswar: Netherlands thrashed Canada 5-0 while Belgium hammered Pakistan in the crossover matches of the Hockey World Cup to qualify for the quarter-finals here on Tuesday. Netherlands will now face India in the quarters on Thursday while Belgium will take on Germany. In the first match of the day where Belgium hammered Pakistan 5-0, Belgium […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Belgium remains atop FIFA men's ranking, Portugal moves up

Madrid: Belgium’s national football team remained atop of the FIFA men’s world ranking for November with 1727 points, followed closely by France in second place, while Spain continues to occupy the ninth position, the international governing body announced on Thursday. Meanwhile, Portugal moved up one place and currently holds the sixth spot, displacing Uruguay back […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
PNB fraud: ED attaches Nirav Modi's foreign assets worth Rs 637 cr

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today said that it has attached foreign properties of fugitive diamond jeweller Nirav Modi worth Rs 637 crore, including two apartments in New Yorks Central Park, even as the agency continued its investigation into the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case. A senior ED official said the agency had […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021