The Birsa Munda Worldwide Hockey Stadium is ready to be opened by July 2022. India’s largest hockey stadium, developing in Rourkela shall be accomplished throughout the deadline, forward of the Males’s Hockey World Cup in January 2023. Chief Secretary of Odisha, Suresh Mohapatra introduced thrilling information in regards to the hockey stadium in Rourkela. He was on the town for accessing the event of tasks underneath building just like the Biju Patnaik Indoor Stadium and the town Airport together with the Birsa Munda Worldwide Hockey Stadium. He additionally addressed the media after reviewing all of the tasks.
Introducing the Birsa Munda Worldwide Hockey Stadium, Rourkela – one of many hosts of the FIH Odisha Males’s Hockey World Cup India 2023! 😍
— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) February 16, 2021
India’s largest Hockey Stadium will co-host the Males’s Hockey World Cup 2023.
The 20,000-seater Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium will co-host the 2023 version of the FIH Males’s Hockey World Cup together with the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar. The work for the stadium began with the total movement after a groundbreaking ceremony in June this yr. This formidable mission of the Chief Minister of Odisha stretches on a 15-acre plot at an estimated value of INR 120 crore. The Indian Males’s and Ladies’s groups are at the moment within the state capital, Bhubaneshwar for a two-day grand felicitation journey. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik introduced the sponsorship extension with the groups through the felicitation ceremony on August 17.
Hockey India expresses heartfelt gratitude in the direction of the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Odisha, Shri Naveen Patnaik for his timeless help and for extending its partnership with the nationwide Staff for an additional 10 years. 🙏#IndiaKaGame
— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) August 17, 2021
In the meantime, Odisha introduced on Tuesday, that the state will proceed to sponsor each the Indian Males’s and Ladies’s Hockey Groups for the subsequent 10 years. In 2018, Odisha grew to become the sponsor of the Nationwide Groups in a five-year deal. Since then, the state has been instrumental within the progress made by the Indian groups within the sport. Each Males’s and Ladies’s nationwide group proved their mettle on the not too long ago concluded Tokyo Olympics 2020 by reaching the semi-finals of their respective classes. The Indian Males’s Hockey Staff clinched the Olympics bronze medal of their third-place match by defeating Germany 5-4 within the third-place conflict. The Indian girls’s group, then again, completed fourth within the desk after struggling a loss by the hands of the Rio 2016 Olympics Gold medalist Nice Britain. The Bronze medal by the Indian Males’s Staff was India’s first medal in Hockey on the Olympic Video games for the reason that 1980 Moscow Olympics.