Young Strikers pip PVC Parra
Benaulim: Young Strikers, Benaulim registered a solitary goal win against PVC, Parra to enter the semifinals of 33rd Strikers Trophy football tournament played at St John the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Thurday. The all important goal came off in the 62nd minute of play which proved to be the match winner when Nicolas Rodrigues curled the ball to the far end of PVC Parra nets.
Calangute edge Dunes SC 2-1
CHAPORA: Calangute Association Sports Club managed to scrape past Dunes Sports Club 2-1 to enter the quarters of the W Hotels Soccer Cup 2018, organised by Chapora YS, played at Chapora grounds on Thursday. It was Dunes that drew first blood in the 5th minute when Nevil Rodrigues collecting a through pass from Amir Salgaonkar managed scored. Calangute exerted pressure and finally in the 35th minute equalised through Cristian Fernandes from a fine assist by Blake Halankar, 1-1. On crossing over in the 52nd minute, Calangute were awarded a penalty where Deep Govekar scored the match winner, 2-1.
Shreyas, Pranav, Sahil and others qualify for Rasik Memorial
PANAJI: Shreyas Nisal, Pranav Silimkhan, Sahil Taparia, Aashutosh Joshi, Arjun Fallary, Ashutosh Adhikari, Sanath Kamat and Parth Kantak won their final round qualifying matches to enter the main draw round of 16, in the 5th Late Rasik Painguinkar Memorial All Goa major ranking badminton tournament organised by Rasik Memorial Trust in collaboration with Goa Badminton Association and SAG, at multipurpose hall, Fatorda.
Volleyball trials for National School Games on August 28
PANAJI: The Department of Sports and Youth Affairs will be conducting the State Level selection trials to select the State Teams which will participate in the 64th National School Games in Beach Volleyball U-14, 17 & 19 Boys & Girls category. Selection will be held on Aug 28 at Miramar beach from 2.30 pm onwards. All players are requested to report at the respective venues by 2.00 pm in proper playing kit and along with their I-Card and will report to Satish Naik, APEO In charge.
Our Lady of Rosery are U-14 South Goa zone Subroto champs
CUNCOLIM: Our Lady of Rosary High School, Fatorda emerged the South Goa champions of Subroto Mukherjee Cup U-14 football tournament defeating Regina Mundi High School, Vasco by a solitary goal. Prasad Shinde scored the match winner. The final were held at Cuncolim grounds on Thursday and Our Lady of Rosary High School, Fatorda have now qualified for all Goa final.
Junior Girls National Football Championship: Bihar V Punjab, Duler Stadium, Mapusa, at 4 pm; Sikkim V Gujarat, Holy Trinity ground, Benaulim, at 8.30 pm; Madhya Pradesh V Haryana, Duler Stadium, Mapusa, at 8.30 pm; Uttarakhand V Chhattisgarh, Holy Trinity ground, Benaulim, at 4 pm
Rising Cup 2018 Inter-village Football (opener): Cuncolim Union V St Rock’s Youth Club, Majorda at Cuncolim grounds, 4.30 pm
45th Chandor Seamen Trophy: Sporting Club of Davorlim V Goa Velha SC at Chandor grounds, 4.30 pm
33rd Striker Trophy: Parish Youth, Nuvem V Varca SC at St John the Baptist grounds, Benaulim, 4.30 pm
W Hotels Soccer Cup: CDJ Ribandar V UC Nerul at Chapora grounds, 4.45 pm