NEW DELHI: After successfully hosting the Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018, India has won the bid to host the 2023 Men's Hockey World Cup.
Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018
Dec 13, 2018 13:12
BHUBANESWAR: The Sports Journalists Federation of India (SJFI) organised its first ever Young Reporters Programme (YRP) on the sidelines of the Men’s Hockey World Cup in the city on Wednesday, IANS reports.
Dec 13, 2018 12:12
BHUBANESWAR: Odisha Sports Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera and International Hockey Federation (FIH) President Narinder Batra announced Wednesday that the capital city is set to host one of the three Hockey Series Finals to be held from 6-16 June 2019. The Hockey Series is open to national teams that are not playing in the Hockey Pro League.
Nov 29, 2018 12:11
BHUBANESWAR: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Wednesday released commemorative postage stamps on the ongoing Men's Hockey World Cup in the city, Press Trust of India reports. "I would like to thank the Postal Department for producing beautiful stamps at the time of the Hockey World Cup," Patnaik was quoted as saying to PTI.
Nov 27, 2018 13:11
BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government on Monday announced in a press release from the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) that all educational institutions and government offices in the state will remain closed for the opening ceremony of the Odisha Men's Hockey World Cup today after 1.30 pm. The inaugural event will be held Tuesday evening with the likes of AR Rahman, Shahrukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit set to perform.
Nov 23, 2018 14:11
BHUBANESWAR: Hockey India (HI) was impressed with the incredible response by hockey fans for the opening ceremony of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018. An unprecedented number of fans logged in to the online ticketing website, ticketgenie.in within hours of the ticket sales opening from 12 pm on 20 November. The heavy traffic led to some technical issues which were resolved swiftly.
Nov 22, 2018 16:11
BHUBANESWAR: Frenzied promotional activity and the presence of celebrities have resulted in the tickets for the opening ceremony of the men's hockey World Cup being sold out within hours of ticket sales going online on Tuesday. The opening ceremony will be held at the Kalinga Stadium in the city on 27 November followed by the World Cup Celebrations program the next day at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack.
Nov 21, 2018 12:11
NEW DELHI: The captain of the Indian men's hockey team, Manpreet Singh on Tuesday signed up with adidas, the global sports giant ahead of the season-ending Odisha Hockey World Cup to be played in Bhubaneswar from 28 November to 16 December. IOS Sports and Entertainment, one of India’s largest sports marketing and talent management companies, brokered the deal on Manpreet’s behalf.
Nov 19, 2018 13:11
BHUBANESWAR: With less than two weeks to go for the start of the Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018, Hockey India announced Sunday ticket sales going live for the opening ceremony to be held on 27 November in Bhubaneswar and the World Cup Celebrations event a day later at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack.
Nov 13, 2018 09:11
BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government, which is aiming to secure the title of 'national sports capital' for Bhubaneswar, has signed agreements with seven top business groups to nurture sporting talent and bolster the sports ecosystem in the state.
Nov 12, 2018 16:11
LAHORE: Doubts over Pakistan’s participation in the upcoming World Cup in Bhubaneswar have been cleared after the cash strapped Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) found a saviour in the local subsidiary of Chinese multinational Haier, which has offered its patronage to the national team for the next two years.