Barabati Stadium

  • Barabati Stadium to host T20 International instead of ODI for WI series September 4, 2014

    Cuttack: The Barabati Stadium will host the one off Twenty20 International between India and West Indies on October 22 instead of the scheduled third ODI on October 14, Orissa Cricket Association said. The Board has confirmed that the T20 which was originally scheduled in New Delhi will be held in Cuttack...
  • Barabati stadium suitable for Test matches: BCCI February 27, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: A four-member BCCI team on Thursday expressed satisfaction over the existing infrastructure at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack for holding Test matches. The team inspected the pitch, outfield, galleries, dressing room and other facilities at the stadium. The team led by Aniruddh Choudhury told reporters in Cuttack that he was personally satisfied...
  • India vs Australia: Washout looms over fifth ODI in Cuttack October 25, 2013

    The fifth ODI between India and Australia to be played on Saturday at Cuttack is under threat as it has been raining incessantly there, water-logging the Barabati Stadium outfield. Since Monday, most of the Odisha districts have seen heavy rainfall, and Cuttack hasn't been spared. As per the local forecast, even...
  • OCA plans to dry Barabati Stadium outfield by using chopper October 24, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: Exuding confidence of conducting the fifth ODI between India and Australia in Cuttack on Saturday despite heavy rains, Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Thursday said it was planning to use a chopper to dry the outfield of the Barabati Stadium. "Yes, it is raining heavy across the state since four...
  • Pakistan's women cricketers practice amid tight security January 29, 2013

    Cuttack: With no signs of fear in their eyes despite protests from several quarters, Pakistan's women cricketers on Monday took to their first net practice amid tight security at the Barabati Stadium here, one of the venues for the upcoming World Cup. They practised for four hours even as a...
  • Desperate DC eye elusive win over KKR April 21, 2012

    Winless Deccan Chargers (DC) will continue their quest for an elusive victory when they take on an up-and-down Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the 29th match of the Indian Premier League's (IPL) season five in Cuttack on Sunday. Deccan will be praying that the new venue changes their fortunes and...
  • Sammy hails the fighting spirit of his boys November 30, 2011

    Cuttack: Victory slipped out of their hands but West Indies skipper Darren Sammy lauded his boys for their never-say-die spirit with which they pushed world champions India in the first one-dayer, here on Tuesday. In a thrilling low-scoring match, India prevailed by one wicket with seven balls to spare while chasing...
  • India hold nerve to beat WI by one wicket November 30, 2011

    Cuttack: Rohit Sharma struck a timely 72 before Varun Aaron and Umesh Yadav – India's two new pace sensations – held the willow and their nerves for the last 11 runs to earn India a nail-biting one-wicket win over the West Indies in the first ODI here on Tuesday. Chasing 212,...
  • India vs West Indies, 1st ODI November 29, 2011

    India's Vinay Kumar is congratulated by team-mates after the wicket of West Indies' Adrian Barath. (AP Photo)India's Varun Aaron and Rohit Sharma celebrate the dismissal of West Indies' Marlon Samuels. (AP Photo)West Indies' Kieron Pollard and Darren Bravo run between the wickets during their partnership. (AP Photo)
  • India will miss Dhoni, the finisher: Sammy November 29, 2011

    Cuttack: West Indies captain Darren Sammy on Monday said that India would miss a finisher in skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has been rested, during their five-match ODI series, starting here from Tuesday. Dhoni has remained unbeaten in the last six one-dayers against England, both at home and away. In fact,...
  • Sehwag geared up to lead a young team November 29, 2011

    Cuttack: India are without some key senior players, including captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, for the ODI series against the West Indies but stand-in skipper Virender Sehwag on Monday said that it would give a perfect opportunity for the youngsters in the team to perform well at the big stage. Besides Dhoni...