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ORFA announced team for National meet
Sportslogon Team August 8th 2017


Bhubaneswar : Odisha Rugby Football Association (ORFA) has been announced 12-member State men and women teams on Tuesday to take part in the Societe Generale Senior National Rugby Sevens Championships (Men and Women) will be held at the Patliputra Stadium in Patna, Bihar from August 10 to 13.

Rajeev Nath and Bhagyalaxmi Barik will lead the State men and women team as captain respectively, while Manas Kumar Jena and Dhiren Kumar Rout will join the team as men and women team as coach respectively.

The team will proceed from here on Wednesday. The defending champion Odisha girls team who won titles in the year 2015 and 2016 are in a mood to create hat-trick in the national arena, said ORFA secretary Upendra Kumar Mohanty while wishing good luck to the team in presence of Hi-tech Medical College Sports and Culture director Prem Ranjan Ojha.

Odisha Rugby boys team: Bikranta Kumar Rauta, Sambit Pradhan, Bibhuti Bhusan Sethy, Narayana Sahu, Shanawaz Ahmed, Ratnakar Hemram, Rajeev Nath, Muna Murmu, Alekha Murmu, Ajit Hansdah, Suguda Majhi, Budhadev Pradhan, Manas Kumar Jena (coach), Kumar Rakesh Misha (manager).

Odisha Rugby Women's team: Bhagyalaxmi Barik, Meera Rani Hembram, Hupi Majhi, Sanjukata Munda, Sumitra Nayak, Rajani Sabar, Manjulata Pradhan, Basanti Pangi, Subha laxmi Barik, Kabita Kasturi Padihari, Jugma prava Muduli, Laxmi Priya Sahu, Dhiren Kumar Rout (coach), Priyanka Misha (manager). .
This news was added and updated on : August 8th 2017
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