Wednesday , 20 February 2019


Milagres edge Pilerne; SJD Areal, SWC Zaino win

NT NETWORK   CALANGUTE Milagres Sports Club defeated Pilerne Sports Club 2-1 in the GFA’s Second Division League Bardez Zone match played at Poriat ground, on Monday. Albino Pereira scored as early as the third minute to take Milagres SC into the lead. Pilerne SC showed great team display but that wasn’t enough to hold Milagres’ attack as they netted ... Read More »

India eye maiden knockout berth

PTI   SHARJAH A heartbreaking loss after a stunning win denting their confidence, India will still be fired up by the prospect of a maiden knock-out round berth when they take on Bahrain in their final Asian Cup group league match here on Monday. A draw against the West Asian side, currently ranked 113, will be enough for India (ranked ... Read More »

Arrows strike down Lajong at home

IANS   Shillong The 65th game of the ongoing Hero I-League saw hosts Shillong Lajong FC go down 0-3 to Indian Arrows at the JLN Stadium here on Sunday. Vikram Pratap Singh (18’), Lalengmawia (32’), and Ninthoi (45’ + 3’) scored for the Indian Arrows, sealing their victory. Lalengmawia was adjudged the Hero of the Match. Indian Arrows showed their ... Read More »

Ex-Goa Ranji cricketer Rajesh Ghodge dies while playing

IANS   Panaji Rajesh Ghodge, former Goa Ranji cricketer and member of the Goa Cricket Association Ranji Trophy selection Committee, collapsed on a cricket ground while playing a local tournament in Margao on Sunday afternoon and died soon at a local hospital, organisers of the tourney said. The 46-yr-old cricketer had scored 30 runs and was at the non-striker’s end, ... Read More »

Swimmers add silver for Goa

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Goan swimmers continued to impress at the Khelo India Youth Games being held at Pune, as Shrungi Bandekar and Shoan Ganguly made the state proud by winning two silver and two bronze each on Sunday. However, the athletes in other disciplines remain unsuccessful. Shrungi Bandekar won her silver in the girls U-17 200 meter event, finishing ... Read More »

Saligao, Sinquerim, Carmel score big wins

NT NETWORK   CUNCHELIM/DULER Strong second half performance helped Sinquerim Sports Club come from behind and score a 3-1 win over Cunchelim Sports Club in the Goa Football Association Second Division League match played at Sirsaim ground, on Sunday. Ganesh Poojar gave Cunchelim a dream start giving them the lead in the 20th minute. Once up by a goal, Cunchelim ... Read More »

CAC Cansaulim maul Baina SC

NT NETWORK   CANSAULIM CAC Cansaulim made light work of Baina Sports Club recording a massive 17-0 win in the Round 2 match of the Goa Football Association U-14 League match played at Sports Authority of Goa ground, Cansaulim. Judah Sanchez and Jerico Vaz stole the limelight for the winning side as they scored five goals each. The winners led ... Read More »

Curtorim pound four past Benaulim

NT NETWORK   Fatorda Curtorim Gymkhana registered a fluent 4-1 win against UC Benaulim to enter the quarterfinals of Bro. Eulalio Vas Memorial football tournament played at Don Bosco Oratory grounds, Fatorda on Sunday. Curtorim Gymkha began the match on an attacking note and went into the lead in the 5th minute when striker Milagres Fernandes made a dashing run ... Read More »

We are ready: Sports Minister

PANAJI: Three members of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) -– General Secretary Rajeev Mehta, Mukesh Kumar and Rajiv are expected to be in Goa from January 16 to 19 to access the infrastructural and organisational progress of the 36th National Games before taking a call on whether the games should be postponed or the rights to host the games be forfeited ... Read More »

Australia win first one-day despite Rohit’s century

SYDNEY: Rohit Sharma’s individual brilliance was not enough to make up for a floundering top and middle order as India suffered a 34-run defeat at the hands of a resilient Australia in the first One-day International, here Saturday. Please like & share: Read More »