Goan teams enter pre-quarters


 Both Goan teams representing the state at the 14th senior beach volleyball championships being held at Visakapattanam, qualified for the pre-quarterfinals, Friday. 
The first team from Goa defeated Uttar Pradesh 21-9, 21-9 with Sanjay Shirodkar and Silvester Rodrigues playing a major hand in scripting Goa’s win. The second team from Goa also tasted success, winning 21-13, 21-14 over Kerala. Prahlad Dhawaskar and Anil Shirodkar ensured Goa qualified. AGENCIES [NT]