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Shripad Naik set to be president again

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Union Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik and Paresh Kamat are set to be president and treasurer of the Goa Olympic Association (GOA) respectively as theirs was the only nominations received for the above posts by Returning Officer Gaurang Panandikar. Eighteen candidates have filed their nominations for thirteen posts to the GOA elections to be ... Read More »

Arison leads SJD Areal into semis

NT NETWORK Cuncolim Arison Oliveira’s brace of goals enabled Sao Jose de Areal to register a well deserved 2-1 win against CRC, Chinchinim and enter the semifinals of Rising Cup 2018 football tournament played at Cuncolim grounds on Wednesday. The teams were level 1-1 at half time, with CRC Chinchinim going into the lead in the sixth minute through striker ... Read More »

Last minute equaliser rescue Sporting

AGENCIES Vasco Sporting Clube de Goa scored a late goal to hold Gokulam Kerala FC 1-1 and take a giant step towards the semi-final of the AWES Cup, organised by Association for the Wellbeing of Elder Sportspersons (AWES) in collaboration with Sports Authority of Goa (SAG) at Tilak Maidan, Vasco, on Wednesday. Gokulam were cruising with the help of Nasar ... Read More »

Why money for Prabhudesai and not Coelho’s, asks Cong

NT NETWORK PANAJI The Congress party on Wednesday questioned the state government’s ‘discrimination’ against Dayne and Katya Coelho, who were the only two athletes from Goa representing India in windsurfing at the recently concluded Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. The Opposition party claimed that despite completing all formalities the Coelho siblings were not provided with windsurfing boards — their basic ... Read More »

Benaulim send five past Dando Boys

NT NETWORK Benaulim United Club of Benaulim registered a fluent 5-1 win against Dando Boys Club, Benaulim in the GFA 3rd Division football league match played at St John the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Wednesday. The Dando Boys Club team were leading in the 40th minute through Latif Sheikh, but it was was shot lived as within the next five ... Read More »

LOCAL SPORTS SCAN

Candolim make a thrilling comeback against Adarsh CHAPORA: Candolim Sports Club came back from a goal down to register a fluent 3-1 win over Adarsh YS Saligao to enter the final of the W Hotels Soccer Cup organised by Chapora YS played at Chapora grounds on Wednesday.  In the 18th minute Adarsh colts stunned their opponents with Sadhab Sheikh scoring ... Read More »

Salgaocar hold Dempo, qualify for semis

AGENCIES VASCO Salgaocar FC came back twice to hold Dempo SC 3-3 and qualify for the semifinals of the AWES Cup, organised by AWES and being played at Tilak Maidan, Vasco, on Tuesday. Salgaocar finished their group engagements with five points from three matches, to make them the first team from the group to qualify. Dempo SC have four points ... Read More »

Jade treble sends Ambelim into semis

NT NETWORK CUNCOLIM Jade Colaco netted a hat-trick as Ambelim SC registered a 4-3 win against United Boys of Palolem, Canacona and entered the semifinals of Rising Cup football tournament, at Cuncolim grounds on Tuesday. All the seven goals of the match came in the second session as the first half remained all barren. For the winners, Jade found the ... Read More »

LOCAL SPORTS SCAN

Saligao Sporting progress to semifinals CHAPORA: Saligao Sporting Club edged out Goan Warriors by a solitary goal to book their place in the semifinals of the W Hotels Soccer Cup, organised by Chapora YS and played at Chapora grounds, on Tuesday. Creig Menezes scored the all-important goal for the winners just a minute into the second session. FC Goa win ... Read More »

Goa not participating for sake of participation: Ashok Kumar

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES|NT Sports Editor   PORVORIM “Creating infrastructure and leaving behind a legacy for people inclined to excel in sports is one aspect of the National Games. Preparing teams from Goa is another and for that the government has kept aside around Rs 25 crore,” Sports secretary, Ashok Kumar told The Navhind Times at the Secretariat in Porvorim on Tuesday. ... Read More »