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JSW Steel organizes selection session for young football players

TBB BUREAU BARBIL/KEONJHAR, MARCH 15, 2021 JSW Steel Limited has organized a selection trial for the young football trainees from Jajang Mines region in Keonjhar district. The selection process was carried out on March 12 in presence of the selection committee members. The committee comprised of Birendra Kumar Mahanta, national level Football Coach, Sukumari Laguri, National level Football player and ...

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JSPL Foundation-supported Babulu Munda bags gold in National Wushu C’ship

TBB BUREAU BARBIL, MARCH 15, 2021 Babulu Munda of Sialijoda village under Deojhar Grampanchayat in Keonjhar district has once again brought laurels for Odisha. Supported by JSPL Foundation, the social arm of Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL), the tribal talent has clinched gold medal in the 19th Junior National Wushu Championship-21 held at Fatehabad, Haryana from 10th to 15th ...

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Tata Steel wins Beach Soccer 2021 championship

TBB BUREAU KONARK, FEB 23, 2021 Tata Steel got the better of the Paradeep Port Trust (PPT) to win the championship title of the Beach Soccer 2021, at Chandrabhaga Sea Beach here on Tuesday. The champion team defeated PPT t2-1 in the penalty shootout in the final today. Sunando Sen of Team Nalco was adjudged the ‘Player of the Tournament’. ...

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Odisha CM lays foundation stone of India’s largest hockey stadium

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, FEB 16, 2021 Known as the cradle of hockey, Rourkela in Sundargarh district of Odisha will have the ‘largest’ hockey stadium, the foundation stone of which was laid by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday. The stadium spread over 15 acres of land on the Biju Patnaik University of Technology campus, will have sitting capacity of ...

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Celebrated sports persons renew commitment with Herbalife Nutrition

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 18, 2021 Herbalife Nutrition, the global leader in nutrition, on Monday announced the renewal of contract with its sponsored athletes for the year 2021. The company is continuing its association with globally celebrated boxing champion Mary Kom, Indian Table Tennis player Manika Batra and Indian Badminton sensation Lakshya Sen. Herbalife Nutrition, a leader in developing scientifically ...

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Multiple sports facilities inaugurated at Railway Indoor Stadium

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 15, 2021 East Coast Railway (ECoR) General Manager Vidya Bhushan inaugurated a series of sports facilities at Railway Indoor Stadium and a Cricket Academy at Railway Cricket Stadium, here today in presence of Additional General Manager Sudhir Kumar and all Principal Heads of the Departments of ECoR, senior officials and sports personnel. Vidya Bhushan inaugurated a ...

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25 volleyball referees from Odisha qualify in national level exam

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 3, 2021 Twenty five referees from Odisha have been qualified in the National Level Volleyball Referees Examinations conducted by Volleyball Federation of India (VFI) recently, informed Achyuta Samanta, President, VFI. Presiding over the virtual executive committee meeting, Samanta said, for the first time so many referees from Odisha have qualified in national level which is a ...

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Olympian Michael Kindo no more

ROURKELA, DEC 31            India’s 1975 hockey World Cup-winning and 1972 Olympics bronze winning team member Michael Kondo died at Ispat General Hospital (IGH) here on Thursday due to age-related ailments.            He was 73, and is survived by his wife, a son and two daughters.            “Michael Kindo passed away at the Ispat General Hospital due to age ...

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