Journey of struggles and success of Odisha visually impaired cricket team
October 27, 2017
Odisha visually impaired cricket team, winner of national tournament last year are East Zone champions for six years.
Since 2004, the team is under the guidance of coach Chandrasekhar Pattnaik.
Pattnaik believes that the team's success is because of the hardwork of the players.
But the blind cricket team is yet to get basic facilities like proper ground and cricket equipment.
He hopes that the state government and the state cricket association give the players the needed support and recognition.
These visually impaired cricketers are now set to take part in the 40-over national championship which will be played in Mumbai from 30 October.
Read more on Newz Hook
- Headlines April 17, 2019 Shatrughan Sinha's wife joins Samajwadi Party
- Get-hooked April 14, 2019 This programme claims to empower kids with developmental disorders through virtual training
- Get-hooked April 19, 2019 Dialogue in the Dark session at Gujarat National Law University triggers important conversations
- Accessibility April 18, 2019 Platforms at Coimbatore railway station will now get lifts
- Get-hooked April 13, 2019 #AutismPower - Varun Sawant juggles multiple talents with great style
- Get-hooked April 18, 2019 Tips to manage learning disabilities in adults
- Get-hooked April 19, 2019 Upcoming film 'Mental Hai Kya' starring Kangana, Rajkummar angers mental health experts
Want to feature your inspiring story or share an event with the disabled community? Write to:
Newz Hook - Accessible News