Category: Sports

Corps of Signals blind Calangute Association

Rawanfond: Nim Bhutia’s 33rd minute first half strike was enough for Corps of Signals to register a hard fought solitary goal win over Calangute Association in the Goa Football Association Professional League match played at 3MTR Signals grounds,Rawanfond,Navelim on Monday. The all important goal in favour of Corps of Signals was a result of a flag kick taken by striker […]

Regina Martyrum HS down Bethany Convent HS

Deussua-Chinchinim: Regina Martyrum High School, Assolna got the better of Bethany Convent High School, Sao Jose de Areal 3-1 to move into the quarter-finals of the St JosephVaz soccer cup, organised by Mount Mary’s Educational Complex, Chinchinim, at Our Lady of Hope Church ground, Chinchinim on Monday. Regina’s Joaen Simoes netted the first goal of the tournament with a placement […]

St Anthony SC move into quarters

Virabhat-Curtorim: St Anthony SC, Assolda blanked Betalbatim SC 2-0 to move into the quarter-finals of the 31st Curtorim Panchayat Cup, organised by Curtorim Gymkhana, at DSYA ground, on Sunday. Assolda scored the first goal of the match through Richard D’Sa’s placement shot in the sixth minute. Soon after that Richard D’Sa scored his second goal in eighth minute to make […]

St Rock YC get the better of CAC Cansaulim

Avedem-Paroda: St Rock Youth Club Calata-Majorda got the better of CAC Cansaulim 6-5 via the tie-breaker and entered into the quarter-finals of the Fr Agnel Soccer, organised by Fr Agnel Youth Club, Paroda and played at Avedem-Paroda on Thursday. Cansaulim’s Aaron Fernandes gave his team the lead in the 5th minute. In the 36th minute, Majorda restored parity through Myron […]

Dempo SC win GFA U-14 1st Division League title

Panjim: Dempo Sports Club emerged champions of the Goa Football Association U-14 First Division League following their 11-0 win over Churchill Brothers SC at Astro Turf ground, Fatorda, on Thursday. Three players –Topon Mirj, Swavel Furtado and Shavir Mohammed registered hat-tricks for the young Eagles. Topon Mirj opened the scoring in the ninth minute and then there was no stopping as […]

Playing the Beautiful Game with a smile

Margao: India junior team coach Bibiano Fernandes, referring to the team’s most wonderful run of results in the SAFF U-15 Championship and the AFC U-16 Championship qualifiers stated, “The most common conception of hindsight is mainly dual, either happy or painful. But in the innumerable grey shades of life, the white and the black get blurred and we often have […]

Salgaocar Veterans prevail over Navelim

Navelim: Salgaocar Veterans defeated Navelim Veterans 5-2 in the exhibition match, at Rosary ground, Navelim, on Monday. Alex Ambrose opened the score-line for Salgaocar in the third minute. Six minutes later, Denis Cabral equalised for Navelim. Thereafter, Venkatesh doubled the lead for Salgaocar. Salgaocar further inflated the lead through Alex Ambrose in the 35th minute. In the second half, Gasper […]

Dempo SC walks past FC Goa

Old Goa: Dempo Sports Club walked past FC Goa 3-1 in the All India football Federation (AIFF) Sub junior League at Dempo SC Academy ground in Ella, Old Goa on Monday. In a game clearly dominated by Dempo , the hosts could have added to their tally of goals but it did not appear necessary as their domination was total […]

Sanmay, Mallika triumph; Anshuman bags double crown

Panjim: Sanmay Paranjpe and Mallika Gogoi emerged champions in the men’s and ladies singles category while Anshuman Agarwal won a double crown, as the curtains came down on the State Table Tennis Championship organised by Goa Table Tennis Association in collaboration with the Sports Authority of Goa, at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium, Taleigao Plateau, on Monday. Anshuman emerged […]

Tanisha wins gold, silver at Jr Nat Badminton

Panjim: Goa’s sensation Tanisha Crasto emerged with a haul of one gold and silver medal at the Yonex-Sunrise 44th Junior National Badminton Championships 2019 held at Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, on Monday. Tanisha along with her partner Ishaan Bhatnagar from Chhattisgarh won gold in the under-19 mixed doubles defeating top seeds Navaneeth Bokka and Sahithi Bandi 21-18, 21-13 in a 34 […]