Amit Rohidas

Indian hockey defender Amit Rohidas conferred with Biju Patnaik Sports Award

He played an instrumental role in India’s backline in recently concluded Tokyo Olympics

published on : 30th August 2021

Amit Rohidas awarded Biju Patnaik Sports Award

Amit Rohidas played an instrumental role in India's backline as well as PC defending in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 26th August 2021

Odisha CM keeps promise, Olympians get cash award, jobs

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik provides cash awards of Rs 2.5 crore each to Birendra Lakra and Amit Rohidas, and of Rs 50 lakh each to Deep Grace Ekka and Namita Toppo.

published on : 12th August 2021

Odisha CM felicitates hockey players from state for stellar Olympic show, announces cash awards

Birendra Lakra, the vice-captain of the men’s team, and Deep Grace Ekka, the vice-captain of the women’s team, presented team jerseys with signatures of all the team members to the Chief Minister

published on : 11th August 2021

Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna a big thing: Amit Rohidas

Amit Rohidas, Birendra Lakra, Deep Grace and Namita Toppo were given a rousing welcome upon their arrival in City

published on : 11th August 2021

Team was determined to win, says Amit Rohidas

The defender from Sundargarh said while they were extremely disappointed after failing to reach the finals, the resilient Indian team regrouped mentally to secure the bronze against Germany.

published on : 6th August 2021

Odisha's Sundargarh rejoices as sons of soil play magic hand at Tokyo

Over the past three decades, Sundargarh has produced 64 junior and senior hockey players including six male Olympians but only Amit was witness to history being made at Tokyo. 

published on : 6th August 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Odisha hockey player's kin on cloud nine after historic medal win

Amit Rohidas, a lad from Sundargarh, produced a stellar performance in the bronze medal win for India against the mighty Germans.

published on : 5th August 2021

Rusher Amit took two dozens blows to help India win historic Olympic medal: Coach Shivendra Singh

Amit's daredevilry has forced opponents to change strategies and this has worked wonders for the Indian team, opined Singh.

published on : 5th August 2021

India need to plug holes in defence against Germany to secure first Olympic hockey medal in 41 years

World no.3 India played into the hands of world champions Belgium with their defence succumbing under relentless pressure from the Red Lions to concede a bulk of penalty corners.

published on : 4th August 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Indian defender Amit Rohidas completes 100 senior international caps

Amit Rohidas got a chance to feature at the 2014 Hockey Men's World League Final, but couldn't cement his place in the team.

published on : 27th July 2021

It has taken me 12 years to be part of Olympic squad, says hockey player Amit Rohidas

Rohidas cemented his place in the senior national team after impressing with his defensive duties in the 2017 Hockey India League.

published on : 13th July 2021

We benefited from video analysis during tours of Europe, Argentina: Indian hockey player Rohidas

Rohidas is currently training with the men's senior core group at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Centre here.

published on : 11th May 2021