Friday , 22 March 2019


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 »

Assonora win 7-goal thriller

SIRSAIM: Assonora United Football Club won a seven-goal thriller beating Vagator Parish Youth Sports Club 4-3 in the Goa Football Association Second Division League match played at Sirsaim ground, on Saturday. It was Vagator Parish that took the lead in the 37th minute through Shubham Gaonkar but their joys were short-lived as Assonora leveled terms just before the breather through ... Read More »

Mardol thrash unsteady Merces 5-2

TALEIGAO: Clatus Godinho scored a fine brace as Football Club Mardol clinched a 5-2 win over Merces Club in their Goa Football Association Third Division League match played at Taleigao ground, on Saturday. Please like & share: Read More »


Arya, Atharv, Poorvi lead with 3 pts in U-7 state chess tourney PANAJI: In the Late Smt Taramati Candolkar Memorial Goa State U-7 Open and Girls Chess Championship being held at Mahalaxmi Vachan Mandir Hall Mala Panaji, Arya Desai, Atharv Parab, Erwin Albuquerque and Sairaj Narvekar lead with 3 points each from 3 rounds in the Open category. In the ... Read More »