* Altogether 20 teams, including two from Odisha, would compete in this championship.
* Teams have been placed in four pools and after completion of pool league matches, top two teams from each pool would advance to the quarterfinals.
* Of the two sides from Odisha, Hockey Odisha has been placed in Pool-B along with Steel Plant Sports Board, Bengal Hockey Association, Manipur Hockey and Mumbai Hockey Association.
* Hockey Gangpur-Odisha has been placed in Pool-B along with Hockey Himachal, Hockey Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh Hockey and Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu.
POOL MATCHES OF ODISHA TEAMS:
April 20: Hockey Odisha vs Bengal Hockey Association; Hockey Gangpur-Odisha vs Chhattisgarh Hockey
April 22: Hockey Odisha vs Steel Plant Sports Board; Hockey Gangpur-Odisha vs Hockey Himachal
April 23: Hockey Odisha vs Mumbai Hockey Association; Hockey Gangpur-Odisha vs Hockey Maharashtra
April 25: Hockey Odisha vs Manipur Hockey; Hockey Gangpur-Odisha vs Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu
April 27: Quarterfinals
April 29: Semifinals
April 30: 3rd/4th Place and Final