Hockey In Odisha
Hockey Odisha has given India some of its best players including Anupa Barla, Binita Toppo, Birendra Lakra, Dilip Tirkey, Ignace Tirkey, Jyoti Sunita Kullu, Lazarus Barla, Prabodh Tirkey and Subhadra Pradhan.
Home Ground :
Biju Patnaik Hockey Stadium(Raurkela ,odisha) ,Kalinga Stadium (Bhubaneswar,odisha)
Current Manager : Dilip Tirky
Odisa players in Indian women’s hockey team :
- Deep Grace Ekka
- Lilima Minj
- Namita Toppo
- Jyoti Sunita Kullu,
- Subhadra Pradhan.
Odisa players in Indian men’s hockey team :
- Birendra Lakra
- Ignace Tirkey
- Dilip Tirkey
- Lazarus Barla
- Prabodh Tirkey
Odisa hockey team and awards :
- Namita Toppo from sundargarh district Odisha , part of Bronze medal winning squad.
- Deep Grace Ekka, Namita Toppo, Lilima Minz and Sunita Lakra get 50,000 each from the state government.
Famous players In Odisha :
Anupa Barla, Binita Toppo, Birendra Lakra, Dilip Tirkey, Ignace Tirkey, Jyoti Sunita Kullu, Lazarus Barla, Prabodh Tirkey, Subhadra Pradhan.
Cricket In Odisha
The Odisha cricket team is a domestic cricket team based in the Indian state of Odisha. It is in the elite group of the Ranji Trophy. The Odisha cricket team is selected by the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA). The Odisha Cricket Association organises the Odisha Premier League every year to promote cricket and to search for local talent throughout the state.
Home Ground :
Barabati Stadium , cuttack
Odisha women’s cricket team :
Madhuri Mehta,Anjali Singh,Indrani Chhatria,Louisa Dash,Poonam Nayak,Purnima Ray,Rajashree Swain,Rani Tudu,Sangeeta Khadia,Sumitra Sahoo,Sunita Murmu,Bandana Hanuman,Chinmayee Das,Gangotree Behera,Kadambini,Madhuri Meheta,Madhusmita Behera,Padmini Barik,Priyanka Priyadarshini,Rasanara Parwin,Ritu Singh,Sarita Meher,Sujata Mallik,Suvalaxmi Rout,Swatirani Pattnaik,Kuni Badara,Namrata Sikandar,Nivedita J Naik,Sabitri Bhumij,Tapaswini Rout
Odisha men’s cricket team :
Debasish(or Debasis) Sarbeswar Mohanty,Shiv Sunder Das,Rashmi Parida,Rashmi Biswal,Basant Mohanty,Biplab Samantray
Football Association of Odisha, also simply known as the FAO, is the state governing body of football in Odisha, India. The Odisha Men’s Football Team and Odisha Women’s Football Team is administrated by the Football Association of Odisha.
Home Ground :
Barabati Stadium Cuttack , Kalinga Stadium Bhubaneswar.
Odisha women’s Football team :
Sanjukta Tirkey,Sasmita Parida,Eva Panna,Jabamani Tudu,Juli Kishan,Kabita Kar,Karishma Oram,Shanti Murmu, Sumitra Xalxo,Arati Anima Khadia,Arati Sethi,Monica Minz,Runi Nayak,Sinulata Sahoo,Soni Behera,Damayanti Tiriya,Dipa Nayak,Jasoda Munda,Satyabati Khadia,Subhadra Sahu
Odisha men’s Football team :
Aridane,Daniel Lalhlimpuia,Seiminmang Manchong,Xisco Hernandez,Ankit Bhuyan,Arshdeep Singh,Francisco Dorronsoro,Bikramjit Singh,Diawandou Diagne,Jerry Mawihmingthanga Midfielder,Marcos Tebar,Martin Perez Guedes,Nandhakumar Sekar,Romeo Fernandes,Shubham Sarangi,Vinit Rai,Rana Gharami,Narayan Das,Mohammad Sajid Dhot,Carlos Delgado,Gaurav Bora
Athletics In Odisha
Home Ground :
Kalinga Stadium , Bhubaneswar
Odisha women’s Atheletics team :
Anuradha Biswal – is an Indian track and field athlete from Odisha who specializes in 100 metre hurdles.
- Got 3rd position in Asian Athletics Championships competiation in year 2000 on 100 metre hurdles .
- Got 1st position in South Asian Games competiation in year 2006 on 100 metre hurdles.
Dutee Chand – is an Indian professional sprinter and current national champion in the women’s 100 metres event.
- She is the third Indian woman to ever qualify for the Women’s 100 metres event at the Summer Olympic Games.
- She gets the India’s first medal in 100 metres event at the at the Jakarta Asian Games since 1998 .
- She is the first Indian to reach the final of Global Athletics 100mters final, in 2013.
- She become the national Champion in 100 metres and 200 metres.
- Recently she has even own gold medal in women’s 100 metre sprint event in the taiwan open athletics championship
Jauna Murmu – is an Indian sprint runner and hurdler from Odisha who specializes in 400 metres and 400 metres hurdles.
Srabani Nanda – is an Indian woman sprint runner athlete from Odisha specialized in 4x100m relay, 100 metre and 200 metre sprint events.
Sriyanka Sarangi – is a ace shooter . she has bagged 3 gold medals , 6 silver medals and 3 bronze medal in various international events and also own a lot of medals at national level .
Minati Mohapatra – is the first woman from Odisha to win the most prestijeous award in the country , Arjun award in 1980, for her outstanding spoting achievement in Cycling.
- She own National Champion Trophy for 8 times .
- She has own 5 gold medals in the Indo –Sri Lanka Cycling series in 1979.
Odisha men’s Atheletics team :
Budhia Singh – is a former Indian long distance runner. He has been acclaimed as the world’s youngest marathon runner.
Amiya Kumar Mallick – is an Indian sprinter who holds the 100 metres national record of 10.26 seconds.