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Cole Alexander parts ways with Odisha FC

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JULY 24, 2021 Odisha FC and Cole Alexander have decided to mutually part ways. Both parties reached an agreement over an undisclosed release fee, enabling Cole and the Club to trigger a mutual termination of the contract. The 32-year-old South African had signed for the Bhubaneswar-based side ahead of the previous season of the Hero Indian Super ...

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Odisha FC appoints Francisco Ramírez González as Head Coach, Joaquín García Sánchez as Assistant Coach

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JULY 20, 2021 Odisha FC on Tuesday announced the signing of its new Head Coach Francisco “Kiko” Ramírez González ahead of the upcoming eighth season of the Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL). The 51-year-old Spaniard has signed for the Bhubaneswar-based franchise for one year with an option to extend after the season. After his retirement from ...

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George D’Souza joins FC Bengaluru United on loan

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JULY 12, 2021 Odisha FC and FC Bengaluru United have agreed to a loan deal which will see George D’Souza representing Bengaluru United in the upcoming I-League qualifiers. George D’Souza started his professional career in 2016 with Goan club Sporting Clube de Goa. Being a native of Goa, this helped thrust George into the limelight as he ...

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Indian winger Isaac Vanmalsawma joins Odisha FC

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JULY 7, 2021 Odisha FC has reached an agreement with 24-year-old Isaac Vanmalsawma ahead of the eighth season of the Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL). The Indian winger has signed a two-year deal with the Bhubaneswar-based club with an option to extend for a third. After representing India Under-19 in 2013 and graduating from the AIFF ...

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IMPaCT invites ominations for Ekalabya Puraskar-2021

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, APRIL 2, 2021 Indian Metals Public Charitable Trust (IMPaCT), the charitable wing of Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys (IMFA) group of industries, has invited nominations for the prestigious Ekalabya Puraskar-2021, the annual sports award for outstanding young sports person of the State which carries a cash prize of Rs. five lakh. Besides the main award, two citation ...

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Reliance Foundation Odisha HPC athletes to build on Federation Cup gains

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, MARCH 30, 2021   The 24th National Federation Cup in Patiala earlier this month has provided the coaching staff at the Reliance Foundation (RF) Odisha Athletics High Performance Center (HPC) in Bhubaneswar further confidence that the meticulously crafted programme for athletes under their wing is on the right track. Two athletes from the HPC – Amlan Borgohain ...

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KIIT felicitates Olympic qualifier Bhavani Devi

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, MARCH 25, 2021 KIIT & KISS fraternity felicitated CA Bhavani Devi, a KIIT student, who qualified for Tokyo Olympics 2021 in Fencing. She has earned the distinction of becoming the first-ever Indian to qualify for the Olympics in Fencing. A felicitation ceremony for the ace fencer was organized at KIIT-DU in presence of distinguished personalities including KITT ...

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KISS includes chess in school curriculum

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, MARCH 20, 2021 Following the International Chess Federation (FIDE)’s policy to include chess in school level study curriculum, the same is being executed in different nations across the world. In this context, All India Chess Federation (AICF) has also decided to include chess in school curriculum. Accordingly, AICF and All Odisha Chess Association (AOCA) have chosen Kalinga ...

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