Our Lady of Rosary HS win Volvotkar title
PANAJI: Our Lady of Rosary High School, Fatorda beat title contenders Holy Spirit Institute of Margao 5-4 (0-0) via tie-breaker, to emerge champions of the Ramnath D. Volvotkar memorial U-17 inter school football tournament at Gudi – Paroda. Maxwell Furtado, Syden Furtado, Jordon Borges, Valjoe Pinto and Movin Gauncar scored for Our Lady of Rosary High School, while Tahir Shaikh, Madan Pomburphekar, Mevan Dias and Saideep Pomburphekar shot at the target for Holy Spirit Institute.
Zaino enter Our Lady of Merces final
Chinchinim: SWC, Zaino entered the final of 21st Our Lady of Merces Soccer defeating Sirlim SC 9-8 via the tie breaker played at Chinchinim grounds on Saturday. The teams played a 4-4 draw during the regulation time. In the tie breaker, SWC, Zaino proved to be the better shooters winning the match 9-8.
Paarth 15th in U-11 nat’l chess championship
PANAJI: Chess Master Paarth Prashant Salvi of Goa secured the 15th position in the recently concluded 32nd National U-11 Chess Championship held at Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu from Jul 28 to Aug 5. Paarth representing Goa scored 8 points in 11 rounds. In the last round he defeated current U-11 Tamil Nadu state champ Harsh Suresh (Elo Rating 1698).
Anjuna outplay Saligao 3-0
CALANGUTE: Anjuna Gymkhana drubbed Saligao United Sports Club by 3-0 margin in the Late Anthony & Santana Carvalho Memorial Soccer Cup organised by St Savio’s SC, Calangute played at Calangute Association grounds on Saturday. In the 13th min Anjuna took the lead through Rohan Kamble by deft placement off Samuel Dsouza’s cross, 1-0. On crossing ends, in the 48 min Anjuna scored their second goal as Samuel Dsouza chipped over the onrushing rival goalkeeper, 2-0. In the 61min Anjuna scored their third goal as Vinayak Mulgaonkar’s 30-yard curling freekick entered the back of the nylons.
42nd Cana-Benaulim Soccer (Final): St Anthony’s SC, Marna-Siolim V Sporting Club of Davorlim at St John the Baptist grounds, 4.30 pm
Late Joao Francisco/Luiza Pacheco Cup Football: Navelim Villagers Union V Betalbatim Sporting Club at panchayat grounds, Betalbatim, 4.30 pm
21st Our Lady of Merces Soccer: St Rock’s Youth Club, Majorda V Cuncolim Union at Chinchinim grounds, 4.30 pm