Chiranjibi Pati

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Starting his professional career in media as a freelance sports presenter and commentator during his BSc (Geology) days in 2012, Chiranjibi has an experience of more than three years in international cricket website cricbuzz.com as an audio commentator. He has also worked as an anchor and international sports commentator for Doordarshan in Odia, Hindi and English, sports presenter for Odia news channel News 7 and radio compere in All India Radio. He worked as an English Reporter for Odisha Television Network before joining SportsCafe. He also worked as a freelance media professional and event manager. After completing his MSc in Geology from Ravenshaw University, he studied MA in Journalism and Mass Communication at BJB Autonomous College, Bhubaneswar.

featurehockeya month ago

Junior World Cup winner Nilakanta Sharma aims Olympics success with senior side

Midfielder Nilakanta Sharma, who won the Junior World Cup title in 2016, is now eager to perform for the Indian men’s team and take them to the Tokyo Olympics. In an exclusive interview with SportsCafe, Nilakanta has described his journey from a small village in Manipur to the Indian hockey team. 
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featurehockeya month ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Deep Grace Ekka targets Olympic qualification in home conditions

Senior defender of the Indian women’s hockey team Deep Grace Ekka has a target of taking her team in the Tokyo Olympics via the FIH Olympic Qualifiers in Bhubaneswar. Ekka has expressed her excitement of playing in front of an energetic and passionate hockey crowd at her home venue.
Chiranjibi Pati
newshockeya month ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Team India mentally prepared for Russian challenge, believes VR Raghunath

VR Raghunath believes that the Indian men’s hockey team is mentally prepared for the FIH Olympic Qualifier matches which will be played against Russia next month. Raghunath heaped praise on the drag-flickers in the 18-man Indian squad and also talked about the benefits of playing FIH Pro League.
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featurehockey2 months ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | More PC conversion chances have made me more confident, says Gurjit Kaur

Indian women’s hockey team player Gurjit Kaur has said that the opportunities to take penalty corners for the senior team have made her more confident with the drag-flicks. Gurjit is eager to take on the USA team when the Indian women will play their FIH Olympic Qualifiers game next month.
Chiranjibi Pati
featurehockey2 months ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Playing against lower-ranked team is not about them, it’s about us, believes PR Sreejesh

Ahead of India’s FIH Olympic Qualifier matches against Russia, PR Sreejesh has mentioned that the matches are important for India as they are facing a lower-ranked team and the Olympics qualification is at stake. Sreejesh also explained about Krishan Bahadur Pathak’s performance in the post.
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featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Dabang Delhi KC and Bengal Warriors have little to choose between ahead of final

Whoever win the final on Saturday, it will be history written in the Pro Kabaddi League at the EKA Arena in Ahmedabad. Both Bengal Warriors and Dabang Delhi have made it to the PKL final for the first time and there is not much to choose between the two sides ahead of the summit clash.
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featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | First-time finalist Krishan Kumar Hooda leaves no stone unturned for Bengal challenge

After making it to the final of the seventh edition of the PKL, Dabang Delhi coach Krishan Kumar Hooda is all pumped up for the battle against Bengal Warriors. Hooda has said that the team is well-prepared for the summit clash which will be the first for the franchise since its inception in 2014.
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featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Dabang Delhi KC not under any pressure for semis, states Joginder Narwal

Dabang Delhi KC skipper Joginder Narwal has asserted that his team is not under any kind of pressure ahead of the semi-final tie against defending champions Bengaluru Bulls on Wednesday. The skipper also credited youngster Naveen Kumar and coach Krishan Kumar Hooda for the team’s success.
Chiranjibi Pati
featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Chances of claiming title – Dabang Delhi

Naveen Kumar’s amazing raiding performance helped Dabang Delhi top the league table and get a direct entry into the playoffs of the seventh edition of the PKL. The Joginder Narwal-led side has also got a strong defensive unit with Ravinder Pahal and Vishal Mane in the team along with their skipper.
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featurekabaddi2 months ago

PKL 2019 | Chances of claiming title – Bengal Warriors

After finishing second on the league points table, Bengal Warriors have made it to the semi-finals directly as per the new playoffs format of the tournament. Now, the Maninder Singh-led side would be facing a tricky U Mumba side, who defeated Haryana Steelers to reach the semi-finals on Wednesday.
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