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Francis strike sends PY Nuvem into semis

NT NETWORK Benaulim A first half strike by attacking medio Francis Colaco enabled Parish Youth, Nuvem overcome Rossman Cruz SC, Nagoa-Verna by a solitary goal and enter the semifinals of 30th Super Soccer, at St John, the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Thursday. The match winning goal for Parish Youth, Nuvem came off in the very sixth minute of play when …

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Trisha to clash with Najida in final

NT NETWORK Chandor Trisha Verlekar will meet Najida Sheikh in sub junior girls singles finals at the 4th Naguesh and Sushila Verenker Memorial All Goa Major Ranking Table Tennis Tournament, organised by Chandor Club, at Chandor Club Complex. In sub junior girls semifinals played on Thursday, Trisha Verlekar had to face a few difficult moments before prevailing to a 3-1 …

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Infantino scotches Blatter’s ‘colonialism’ criticism

HOMEWOOD | REUTERS Cairo FIFA president Gianni Infantino has rejected comments that the global soccer body has taken a “colonialist” attitude towards African football and its governing organisation CAF (Confederation of African Football). FIFA last month took the unprecedented move of announcing it would jointly administer African football with CAF and would send it its Senegalese secretary general Fatma Samoura …

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Bridge in Goa looking for flowing waters

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES | NT Miramar Think of crossing the bridge when you have reached the river, is an old saying. As the Goa Bridge Association (GBA) readies for its KK Modi Goa Bridge Festival starting at Clube Gaspar Dias in Miramar today, the association braces itself to change the perception that the game is the preview of the elite. Bridge …

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Sindhu enters quarters; Srikanth exits

PTI Jakarta Top Indian shuttler P V Sindhu fought hard to progress to the women’s singles quarterfinals but it was curtains for Kidambi Srikanth in the men’s singles event of the Indonesia Open, here Thursday. Sindhu, seeded fifth, had to dig deep into her reservoir of experience as she slugged it out for 62 minutes to beat unseeded Mia Blichfeldt …

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Our Lady of Rosary HS, Mount Mary’s HSS, St Mary’s HS secure wins

NT NETWORK Fatorda Our Lady of Rosary High School, Fatorda, Mount Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Chinchinim and St Mary’s High School, Varca advanced to the next round of matches of Subroto Mukherjee Cup football tournament under-17 for boys, as they defeated their respective opponents in the matches played at artificial turf grounds, Fatorda–Margao on Thursday. In the first match, Our …

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Trisha, Leoma, Ruchi, Anvi make it to finals

NT NETWORK Chandor Trisha Verlekar, Leoma Fernandes, Ruchi Kirtani and Anvi Nadkarni moved into the finals of the 4th Naguesh and Sushila Verenker Memorial All Goa Major Ranking Table Tennis Tournament, organised by Chandor Club, at Chandor Club Complex, on Wednesday. Trisha Verlekar will face Leoma Fernandes in Cadet girls final while the mini cadet girls final will be contested …

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Fr Agnel Multipurpose, Our Lady of Succour, Govt Multipurpose win

NT NETWORK Fatorda Fr Agnel Multipurpose HSS, Verna, Our Lady of Succour HS, Nagoa and Government Multipurpose HSS, Borda registered wins in their respective matches of the Subroto Mukherjee Cup football tournament for boys under-17 (Salcete Zone), at artificial turf grounds, Fatorda-Margao on Wednesday. In the first match of the day, Johann Misquita’s hat-trick helped Fr Agnel Multipurpose HSS score …

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St Jude’s HS girls emerge Salcete taluka champs

NT NETWORK Fatorda St Jude’s High School, Betalbatim emerged victors in the  Salcete taluka level sepak takraw championship for girls under-14 after defeating Perpetual Succour Convent HS, Navelim by 2-0 sets (15-12, 15-6) in the finals held at Multipurpose hall, Fatorda-Margao on Wednesday. St Jude’s HS team comprising Vinoshka Fernandes, Vienna Coelho and Erica Fernandes has thus qualified for the …

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SC Davorlim down DBO Fatorda to reach semis

NT NETWORK Benaulim Sporting Club of Davorlim entered the semifinals of 30th Super Soccer defeating Don Bosco Oratory, Fatorda 4-3 via tie breaker in an exciting quarterfinal match played at St John, the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Wednesday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. It was DBO, Fatorda who took the lead in the 3rd minute …

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