Saturday , 17 November 2018


France, Belgium should take football to new heights

MARK GLEESON|REUTERS   ST PETERSBURG A compelling cast of players, two attacking teams propelled by great pace and a clash between neighbours to boot. There seems very little to stop Belgium and France producing a World Cup classic in todays semi-final. Both teams boast a rich assembly of match-winning players – Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard for Belgium and ... Read More »

St Anthony’s survive Cuncolim scare to enter final

NT NETWORK   Benaulim St Anthony’s SC, Assolda entered the final of 22nd Dando Boys Cup football tournament defeating Cuncolim Union 4-2 via the tie breaker played at St John the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Monday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. St Anthony’s went into the lead in the 50th minute of the second session ... Read More »


Tejaswini, Shindiya selected for south zone PANAJI: Goa’s Tejaswini Duragad and Shindiya Naik have been selected for the South Zone team U-19 Girls Inter-zonal One Day tournament which is being held from July 16 to 25 at Chennai. Duragad has been named captain. Titans, DBO, Siolim take lead PANAJI: In the on going ‘The Challenge’ basketball league, DBO Chargers beat ... Read More »

GFA decides to club EGM with AGM on July 29

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The GFA executive committee decided on Monday to hold an Extraordinary General body Meeting (EGM) along with the Annual General body Meeting (AGM) which is scheduled for July 29. The EGM is being clubbed along with the AGM so as to bring the GFA Statutes in line with the National Sports Development Code of India 2011. ... Read More »

Gauncar strikers dominate Our Lady Nagoa

NT NETWORK   Fatorda A brace of goals by striker Calyx Miranda and a goal by defender Sheldon Pereira was enough for Gauncar Higher Secondary School, Raia to overcome Our Lady of Succour High School, Nagoa-Verna 3-1 and enter the pre-quarterfinals of Subroto Mukherjee Cup U-17 football tournament played at artificial grounds, Fatorda on Monday. It was our Lady of ... Read More »

The roulette wheel did not favour Russia

MOSCOW: The Kremlin dubbed the Russian national team heroes and proud soccer fans saluted their underdog host team after the side lost on penalties to Croatia, bringing an end to its World Cup challenge at the quarter-finals. Please like & share: Read More »

Croatia President wins hearts with her celebratory gesture

SOCHI: Croatia’s first female president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic’s celebratory gestures during her nation’s win over Russia in the FIFA World Cup 2018 at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi went viral on social media. Please like & share: Read More »

Rohit stands tall in India’s series win

BRISTOL: Rohit Sharma’s elegant unbeaten century made it a walk in the park for India as they cruised to a seven-wicket victory against England to clinch the three-match T20 International series 2-1 here on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Sao Jose register impressive win on way to semis

Raia: Scoring once in each half of play, Sao Jose de Areal registered a well deserved 2-1 win against Don Bosco Oratory, Fatorda to enter the semifinals of 47th Custodio Memorial football tournament played at panchayat grounds, Raia on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

St Rock emerge victorious in high scorer

Benaulim: St. Rock Youth Club, Majorda entered the semifinals of 22nd Dando Boys Cup Football Tournament defeating Rossman Cruz SC, Nagoa-Verna 4-3 in thrilling match played at St John the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »