Tag: Srabani Nanda

Dutee Chand expresses dissatisfaction over allotment of residential plot

Bhubaneswar: International Odia athlete and Olympian Dutee Chand on Tuesday criticised the Odisha government for not keeping its promise of allotting her a government quarter or residential plot in Bhubaneswar. Dutee took to the social networking site Facebook to express her dissatisfaction. “Our State government has failed to keep its promise of providing residential plots […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Four from Odisha top national Athletes Rankings

Bhubaneswar: Four Odia athletes have topped in different categories in the national Athletes Rankings 2017 published by Athletics Federation of India (AFI). The timing of athletes, who had participated in various national and international events in the year 2017 was taken into consideration to rank the top 20 athletes. As per the rankings, Amiya Kumar […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Throwback 2017: Newsmakers of the year

By Ashadeep Mohanty & Namita Kaisth At the cusp of 2017 going by, as we gear up to herald another new year, here’s a look at the faces which have left an indelible mark on us and become history. While some were known personalities, many rose to limelight due to their efforts or circumstances. Jaga-Kalia […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Asian Athletics Meet
Asian Athletics Championships closing ceremony today; Odia athletes keep India's hopes alive

Bhubaneswar: While the Capital city is gearing up for a spectacular and colourful closing ceremony of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships today, all eyes are on Odia athletes with high hopes that they will win medals for India and make the host State proud. As per latest reports, Odia sprinters Srabani Nanda and Dutee Chand have […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Asian Athletics Meet: Odia sprinters Dutee, Srabani win bronze

Bhubaneswar: It was a memorable day for the host Odisha with local star athletes Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda both winning bronze medals in 4×100 m relay event on the third day of 22nd Asian Athletics Championships here. National record holder Dutee and Srabani along with Merlin Joseph and Himashree Roy as the other two sprinters […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Eyes fixed on performance of Odia sprinters at 22nd Asian Athletics Championship

Bhubaneswar: Eyes are fixed on performance of Odia sprinters Dutee Chand, Srabani Nanda and Amiya Mallick who will be representing India in the 100 metre dash at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship starting at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar today. The first phase of the mega sports event will start with 100 metre sprint for men […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Asian Athletics meet: CM presents Rs 3 lakh each to four athletes

Bhubaneswar: Sprinters Dutee Chand, Amiya Mallick, Srabani Nanda and Jauna Murmu were presented Rs 3 lakh cheque each by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the Kalinga Stadium today. The Chief Minister reviewed the infrastructure facilities at the stadium and also inaugurated the warm up track ahead of the Asian Athletics Championship from June 5. He […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
SAI names 5 athletes of Odisha for Asian Athletics meet

Bhubaneswar: The countdown for the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship has begun and the Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Wednesday announced name of 95-member squad including five athletes from Odisha. Sprinter Dutee Chand, Srabani Nanda, Amiya Mallick, Poornima Hembram and Jauna Murmu from Odisha are part of the Indian contingent, the SAI notification mentioned. Also […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Ace Odisha sprinter, Olympian Srabani Nanda conferred with Ekalabya Puraskar

Bhubaneswar: Ace woman sprinter of Odisha and Olympian Srabani Nanda was conferred with the 24th Ekalabya Puraskar in a glittering function here this evening. Nanda received a cash award of Rs 5 lakh and a trophy from renowned sprinter and Olympian Milkha Singh who also felicitated two promising hockey players of Odisha Deep Grace Ekka […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Olympian Srabani Nanda to get 24th Ekalavya Award

Bhubaneswar: Ace sprinter and Olympian Srabani Nanda will be conferred with the prestigious 24rd Ekalavya award for the year 2016. Apart from this, two hockey players Deep Grace Ekka and Dipsan Tirkey will also be felicitated. The award committee announced name of Nanda to the media after the meeting. Srabani will get a cash award […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Dutee, Srabani under IAAF scanner over Rio selection

Bhubaneswar: Odia sprinters Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda are under scanner over qualifying for Rio Olympics as the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) has raised suspicion over the automatic timer used for recording their qualification timings. Along with Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda, triple jumper Ranjit Maheswari and long jumper Ankit Sharma have also […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Rio experience will help in next Olympics: Srabani

Bhubaneswar: Despite her disappointing performance in the Rio Olympics, ace woman sprinter Srabani Nanda feels that the experience she gained at the mega event would help her put up a much better performance at the next Olympics as well as forthcoming international events. “I gained very good experience at the Rio Olympics, which is unique […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Srabani seeks blessings of people of the State

As the people of Odisha wait with bated breath to watch their star sprinter Srabani Nanda to perform in the 200-meters event in the evening today, she has sought the blessing of people of Odisha for her success

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Family prays for Srabani’s success in Rio Olympics

With the people of Odisha waiting with bated breath to watch the performance of their star sprinter Srabani Nanda, who will compete in the 200 metre run, her family members in Phulbani town in Kandhamal district have prayed the God seeking his blessings to give her the success

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Srabani meets Bolt, Pryce; hopes to better her personal best

Ace woman sprinter of Odisha Srabani Nanda believes that she can beat her personal best in the 200-meter sprint, her chosen event, at the Rio Olympics

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021