Tag: Hwl

One Team One Dream: 12th man of the Indian hockey team

Bhubaneswar: Hockey is in the air in the Temple City now. Indian fans and hockey lovers are thronging the Kalinga Stadium to watch their favorite hockey players locking horns with players from seven other nations of the world. Amidst the huge crowd at the stadium, there are some who travel to each and every venue […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Understanding between Odisha players must improve: Olympian Lazarus Barla

Bhubaneswar: Despite India not doing well so far in the Men’s Hockey World League Final in Bhubaneswar, the craze for the sport is at its peak in the Temple City. Odishatv.in invited Olympian Lazarus Barla to visit its News Room. We had a quick chat with him about the tournament and the performance of the […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Bhubaneswar all set for HWL Final, packed-house expected at Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar: The countdown has already started for Men’s Hockey World League Final to be played in Bhubaneswar from December 1. The preparations for this competition are in the final stage. From Kalinga Stadium to Airport the entire city looks decked up for the occasion with banners of the tournament and flags of the participating nations. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Three players from Odisha eager to do well in Hockey World League Final

Bhubaneswar: Not only the hockey lovers of the state, the three Odisha lads who have found a place in the National team, are also excited for the upcoming Men’s Hockey World Final which is scheduled to begin from December 1 at Kalinga Stadium. Defenders Birendra Lakra, Amit Rohidas and Dipsan Tirkey are a part of […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Dipsan and Amit will do well in Hockey World League Final: Odia Coach Kalu Charan Choudhury

Bhubaneswar: With less than a week remaining for Men’s Hockey World League Final, hockey fever has gripped Bhubaneswar at the moment. Three players from Odisha are going to represent the Indian team in this tournament. Ahead of the tourney, we met senior hockey coach from Odisha Kalu Charan Choudhury at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar for an […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Team India starts practice in Bhubaneswar ahead of Hockey World League Final

Bhubaneswar: After arriving in Bhubaneswar yesterday, the Indian men’s hockey team has started its practice at Kalinga Stadium ahead of the Men’s Hockey World League Final. The Manpreet Singh-led side started their special practice session at the main turf of the hockey complex here. The players, including three from Odisha, were seen sweating it out […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Three Hockey players from Odisha in Team India for Hockey World League Final

Bhubaneswar: Three defenders from Odisha, experienced Birendra Lakra along with Dipsan Tirkey and Amit Rohidas, have been selected in the 18-member Indian men’s hockey team for the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final. The biggest tournament of the year will be played at the Kalinga Stadium in the state capital from December 1. This will […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Hockey World League: India holds defending champions Australia to draw

Bhubaneswar: Host India opened its Hockey World League Final campaign with a 1-1 draw against last year’s champions Australia at the Kalinga Stadium here in Bhubaneswar. The men in blue took the lead through a brilliant backhand shot from Mandeep Singh. But the Aussies came back strongly after a slow start to the game and […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Hockey World League Final kicks off in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The third edition of the men’s Hockey World League Final kicked off in style at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the event amid a glittering opening ceremony at the venue. A laser light show with ‘Chak De India’ song and fireworks spiced up the opening show in the winter […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
HWL Final: Dixon asks England to be watchful of Odia players Dipsan, Rohidas

Bhubaneswar: Expecting a tight face-off with team India during the Hockey World League clash on Sunday, England midfielder Adam Dixon has asked his teams attackers to be wary of young Indian defenders Dipsan Tirkey and Amit Rohidas, who he played alongside in Kalinga Lancers and also won the Hockey India League (HIL) title in 2017. […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
FIH team visits Kalinga Stadium ahead of Hockey World League

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final matches at Kalinga Stadium here in December, a three-member team of experts on Tuesday conducted a field study. The team examined the pitch of the hockey field on basis of five parameters and stated that they would submit a report to the Federation of International Hockey […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Australia emerges champion in HWL Final

Bhubaneswar: Drag-flicker Blake Govers struck two minutes from time as defending champions Australia edged past Argentina 2-1 to win the title in the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. Govers struck to the left of Argentine goalkeeper Juan Vivaldi in the 58th minute after Australia saw Jeremy Hayward’s penalty […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
HWL Final: India clinches bronze against Germany

Bhubaneswar: India toiled hard for a 2-1 win over a depleted but resilient German side in the bronze-medal playoff of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. S.V. Sunil (20th minute) and Harmanpreet Singh (54th, penalty corner) scored for the hosts who earned their second consecutive bronze medal in […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
HWL Final: India beats Belgium in penalty shootout

Bhubaneswar: Goalkeeper Akash Chikte put up a superlative show as India edged past Belgium 3-2 via penalty shootout to enter the semi-finals of the FIH Hockey World League (HWL) Final here on Wednesday. Chikte blocked four Belgian attackers during the shootout, while Lalit Upadhyay, Rupinder Pal Singh and Harmanpreet Singh were on the mark for […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Germany's 2-0 win keeps India winless in HWL Final

Bhubaneswar: India remained winless as they ended their Pool B campaign of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final with a 0-2 loss to European powerhouse Germany here on Monday.Martin Haner (17th minute) and Mats Grambusch (20th) scored for the 2008 and 2012 Olympic champions, who claimed their second win in three matches.It was India’s second loss […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021