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2018 Hockey WC: Germany thrash Netherlands to top Pool D

Bhubaneswar: Germany thrashed European heavyweights Netherlands 4-1 in a completely one-sided Pool D affair of the ongoing 2018 Hockey World Cup at the Kalinga stadium here on Wednesday. After this thumping win, Germany topped Pool D charts with two wins from as many games and six points in their kitty, while Netherlands are placed second […]

HWC 2018: Hockey players shake a leg, share experiences at Fan Village

Bhubaneswar: The hockey players, who are showing their mesmerising skills on the ground in the Men’s Hockey World Cup, entertained the fans with their dancing skills at Kalinga Stadium here on Tuesday. The participating teams visited the Fan Village and shared their experience, likings for different Indian foods and journey so far with the spectators. […]

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 […]

Hockey World Cup 2018: India to take on Belgium today

Bhubaneswar: After a thumping win over South Africa in its first match, the confident team India is ready to take on Belgium in a Pool C match of the on-going Hockey World Cup at the Kalinga stadium here today. Team India must be eyeing consecutive wins in the tournament by defeating the Belgium team which […]

India have potential to win medal in Hockey WC: Lazarus Barla

Bhubaneswar: Former Indian hockey player Lazarus Barla on Friday said India have the potential to win a medal in the men’s Hockey World Cup being played at the Kalinga Stadium here. He said that the team has the potential to reach the semi-final in the tournament and is very close to winning medals. “This is […]

Hockey World Cup 2018: Govers, Brand help Australia edge past Ireland

Bhubaneswar: Strikes by Blake Govers and Timothy Brand helped Australia edge past Ireland 2-1 in their opening game of the Hockey World Cup 2018 at the Kalinga stadium here on Friday. Right from the start Australia dominated the proceedings through regular attacks. In the 11th minute, Govers put Australia ahead when he fired a drag […]

Would love to see an India-Pakistan clash in HWC final: Pak Hockey coach Tauqeer Dar

Bhubaneswar: Irrespective of whether it’s a game of cricket or a hockey match, India-Pakistan clash always brings a key contest. An optimistic Tauqeer Dar, the Pakistan Hockey coach, today expressed that he would love to see an India-Pakistan clash in the final of the ongoing Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 at the Kalinga Stadium in […]

HWC 2018: Big B, Aamir & Tendulkar to be in Bhubaneswar for closing ceremony?

Bhubaneswar: After the scintillating and vibrant inaugural ceremony of the Men’s Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar and Celebrations event in Cuttack, talks are doing rounds that noted Bollywood celebrities and cricketers including megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar are likely to join the closing ceremony of the on-going sporting extravaganza. Speculations […]

Hockey WC 2018: New Zealand defeat France 2-1

Bhubaneswar: New Zealand pipped France 2-1 in its opening game of the Hockey World Cup 2018 at the Kalinga stadium here on Thursday. After a goalless first quarter, Kane Russell scored for New Zealand in the 17th minute and as France failed to convert opportunities in the later part of the second quarter, the Kiwis […]

Impressive India maul South Africa 5-0 in hockey WC opener

Bhubaneswar: Hoping to recreate history after 43 years, hosts India started their hockey World Cup campaign on a rousing note, blanking South Africa 5-0 in their opening Pool C match in front of a packed Kalinga Stadium here Wednesday. World number five India are eyeing to reclaim the World Cup after 43 years, a title […]

HWC 2018: India to open campaign against South Africa today

Bhubaneswar: After an enthralling inauguration of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup yesterday, the stage is all set for a historic fight among World’s top 16 teams for the coveted 14th Men’s Hockey World Cup title. All eyes will now zoom in on the eight-time Olympic champions& hosts India who will open their campaign against […]

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Salman Khan confirms his arrival for Hockey Men's World Cup ceremony in Cuttack

Bhubaneswar: Bring back memories of Karan Arjun, is certainly what Shah Rukh and Salman have in their minds for the millions of fans during the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 celebrations. While Shah Rukh Khan enthralled the audience at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan today confirmed his participation in the […]

Hockey World Cup 2018: Can India's young brigade turn things around this time?

Bhubaneswar: The stage is all set for the historic fight among the teams across the globe to win the 14th Men’s Hockey World Cup title. While Hockey fever has already gripped people, it is the third time that India is hosting the event. The eight time Olympic champion India had participated in all the 13 […]

Frenzied crowd cheers as Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup 2018 kicks off

Bhubaneswar: The world is here and the hockey craze at its zenith. The iconic Kalinga Stadium this evening dipped in vibrant colours after the grand opening ceremony of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup kicked off with a laser show with drones and fire crackers adding to the electrifying atmosphere. No sooner than the chief […]

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Hockey mania reaches crescendo as inaugural countdown begins

Bhubaneswar: True to the tagline of the hockey men’s World Cup 2018, “heart beats for hockey” every heart in the city seems to be beating faster to catch a glimpse of the scheduled scintillating, energetic and vibrant inaugural ceremony scheduled in the evening today. Apart from the city that’s decked up in every nook and […]

Traffic management major focus as Bhubaneswar gears up for Hockey extravaganza

Bhubaneswar: As the much awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup in the capital city inches closer, final preparations for the sporting extravaganza are in full swing. The Commissionerate Police has made elaborate arrangements especially for regulation of road traffic. Keeping in view the huge footfall of spectators from all around the world, police have prepared a […]

Men's Hockey World Cup: France will fight as a team, says coach Jeroen Delmee

Bhubaneswar: With the Men’s Hockey World Cup just days away from kick-start at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha; all eyes will be on the French team which is making a comeback after 28 years. France men’s hockey team coach, Jeroen Delmee in an interview to OTV sounded confident of a superb show by the team […]

A Sneak Peek at the Indian Hockey team’s performance at Hockey Men’s World Cups

Bhubaneswar: With less than a week remaining for the upcoming Men’s Hockey World Cup at Kalinga stadium in Bhubaneswar, preparation of the Indian team for the mega event is in final stage. The Indian team, under Coach Harendra Singh, is practising hard at the stadium ahead. Here’s a look at the performance of team India […]

Hockey World Cup: Online ticket sale for opening ceremony from November 20

Bhubaneswar: The tickets for opening ceremony of the much-awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium and the World Cup Celebrations event at Barabati Stadium will be sold online from November 20. As per an announcement by the Hockey India on Sunday, the selling of tickets for both the events will go live on http://ticketgenie.in/event/hwc-opening-ceremony […]

No counters; tickets for Hockey World Cup opening ceremony to be available online

Bhubaneswar: A day after fans went berserk over unavailability of tickets for the opening ceremony of the Men’s Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium, the authorities today announced that all the tickets for the mega event will be sold online. Moreover, the dates for the sale of online tickets would be notified through various mediums […]

Failing to get HWC tickets, fans vandalise Kalinga Stadium counter

Bhubaneswar: Tension erupted at Kalinga Stadium, the venue of the upcoming Men’s Hockey World Cup here today as some fans resorted to vandalism after failing to get tickets for the opening ceremony of the mega sporting event scheduled to begin from November 28. As per the announcement made earlier about the availability of the inaugural […]

Will leave 'no stone unturned' to take India to podium in HWC: Harendra Singh

Bhubaneswar: As hockey fever pitches sky high with the buildup to the much-awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup at the Kalinga Stadium here later this month, the hosts India looks all pumped up to claim the biggest silverware in the game at its home ground. In an exclusive chit chat, OTV caught up with the head […]

Green Transport: Public bicycle project in Bhubaneswar soon

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the much-awaited Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar, residents of the capital city will soon be able to enjoy a pollution-free public bicycle ride. As per sources, a total of 2000 bicycles ordered for public bicycle sharing (PBS) project have started arriving in the city. What’s unique about the bicycle is that the […]

Men's Hockey World Cup: Odisha's Birendra Lakra, Amit Rohidas in Indian squad

Bhubaneswar: Two players from host State Odisha have been named in the 18-member Indian squad for the much-awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup scheduled to begin at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar later this month. While experienced defender Birendra Lakra made a comeback to the team, Amit Rohidas too has been included in the 18-member Indian squad […]

Hockey World Cup: Offline ticket sale to begin from tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: Hockey fever is all set to pitch sky high as the offline sale of tickets for the most awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup in the city will begin from tomorrow. According to sources, the tickets will be available at counters near Gate number – 9 of the iconic Kalinga Stadium, the venue where the […]