OdishaPlus Bureau

The FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 is going to be played at Bhubaneswar and Rourkela from 13-29 January. This is the 15th edition of the marquee global event. In line with the same, JSW Group, a leading business house from India active in Steel, Energy, Infrastructure, Cement, Paints, Venture Capital and Sports etc has been signed on with the International Hockey Federation (FIH) as Global World Cup Partner.

Commenting on the partnership, Parth Jindal, Founder JSW Sports said: “It is a matter of immense pride that the hockey World Cup is being held in India. Hockey is a sport that is in the heart of every Indian and to see it happening in the very state that has revived the game in our country, Odisha, makes it all the more special. To have the opportunity to be associated with the Hockey World Cup in India is a matter of great pride”.

FIH CEO Thierry Weil added: “We’re thrilled to welcome JSW as global partner for the upcoming FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup, which promises to have a resounding success both in India, a country passionate about the sport, and across the world. We look forward to a great collaboration!”