Tuesday , 21 May 2019


Moura conjures second miracle in 24 hours; Tottenham in finals

Amsterdam: Lucas Moura conjured the second Champions League miracle in 24 hours with a last-gasp winner to complete his hat-trick and a 3-2 win to send Tottenham Hotspur past a shattered Ajax Amsterdam into the final on away goals on Wednesday. A day after Liverpool beat Barcelona 4-0 to overturn a 3-0 first-leg deficit, Tottenham came back from the dead ... Read More »

Beckham gets six-month driving ban for using phone

London: David Beckham has been banned from driving for six months for using a mobile phone while behind the wheel of his Bentley. A prosecutor said a member of the public spotted the former Manchester United and England soccer star holding a phone while driving through central London on November 21. Beckham’s lawyer, Gerrard Tyrrell, said his client had “no ... Read More »

Salgaonkar beat Chowgule by 60 runs

Porvorim: Salgaonkar recorded a thumping 60-run win over Chowgule in the inaugural match of the Goa Premier League, at GCA Academy Ground in Porvorim, on Thursday. Put in to bat first by Chowgule, Salgaonkar rode on fine half centuries by skipper Snehal Kauthankar (72) and opener Unmukt Chand (54) to post a challenging 236 for 7 in their allotted 40 ... Read More »

Salgaocar Jrs ease past Goa Velha

DULER: Salgaocar Football Club Juniors registered an easy 3-0 win over Goa Velha Sports Club in the GFA First Division League match played at Duler Stadium, on Thursday. Jeniton D’Silva scored the opener for the Greens in the dying minutes of the first session, while Steflon D’Costa and Fhezer Gomes scored each in the second half to book all three ... Read More »

Attending a World Cup is an experience of learning with fun: Prashant Joshi

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES Verna “I go for cricket World Cup matches primarily to watch the game. What happens afterwards is a bonus and that bonus is the cultural carnival that normally follows a match. But, in India, every short format of the game India plays,  is a festival. As an Indian, there is no extra shine in the World Cup glitter,” ... Read More »

DC eliminate SRH in dramatic finish

PTI Visakhapatnam Young Keemo Paul gave the final touches to a Rishabh Pant blitzkrieg as Delhi Capitals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by two wickets in a nerve-wracking IPL Eliminator here Wednesday. Chasing a target of 163, Delhi Capitals, who had lost the way after a blazing start, were brought to cusp of victory by young Pant, who smashed 49 off 21 ... Read More »

Goa Police hold SCC Cavelossim goalless

NT NETWORK Raia Surviving some anxious moments, in both sessions of play, Goa Police Sports Club managed to hold Santa Cruz Club of Cavelossim to a goalless draw and split points in the GFA First Division Football League match played at Panchayat grounds, Raia on Wednesday. The proceedings were initially played on level terms, with both the teams adopting a ... Read More »


Goan FC make U-14 North Goa final PANJIM: Clison Furtado’s strike was enough to see Goan Football Club register a solitary goal win over Sporting Clube de Goa and advance to GFA’s U-14 North Goa final, at Don Bosco Oratory ground, Panaji, on Wednesday. Clison scored the only goal of the game in the 29th minute. Goan FC’s Clison and ... Read More »

Sesa FA stay atop

Sirsaim: Sesa Football Academy consolidated their lead at the top after scoring a thrilling 4-3 win over Salgaocar FC in the GFA 1st Division League match played at Sirsaim ground, on Monday. Read More »


Ambelim SC squeeze into Holy Cross Cup semis KAKODA: Ambelim SC entered the semifinals of Holy Cross Cup football tournament defeating Guardian Angel SC 5-3 via tie-breaker, at Kakoda grounds on Monday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Read More »