Categories: Sports


Chinchinim send five past Ambelim

Chandor: CRC, Chinchinim thrashed Ambelim SC 5-1 to enter the quarterfinals of 45th Chandor Seamen Trophy football tournament played at Chandor grounds on Sunday. Merilo Ferrao and Triston Lopes scored a brace each while the other goal for the winners was scored by Aston Fernandes. All the five goals for Chinchinim came in the first session itself and thereafter their pace in the match slowed down which allowed Ambelim SC to pull a goal back through Perryson Fernandes in the 53rd minute.


Chapora YS crush Penha de Franca

CHAPORA: Host Chapora Yukh Sangh squashed their opponents Penha de Franca 5-1 to advance into the quarters of the W Hotels Soccer Cup 2018, organised by Chapora YS at Chapora grounds on Sunday. Chapora went into the breather with a lead of two goals, that came in the 19th minute through Abhishek Tuyekar who scored with a neat placement, and by Pawan Dhargalkar shooting a from penalty box in the 33rd minute, 2-0. On crossing over Chapora pinned their opponents in their own territory and pumped in three more goals through Rohit Kamble, Akshay Dhabolkar and Navin Shirodkar. However, Penha de Franca colts managed to pull a consolation goal through Raju who scored it from the penalty spot, 5-1.


Tejan, Yasmin win singles state badminton c’ship

MARGAO: Tejan Fallary and Yasmin Sayed have won the boys and girls singles title at the Late Rasik Painguinkar Memorial All Goa Major Ranking Badminton Tournament played at multipurpose hall, Fatorda. Tejan outplayed Prateek Mahajan 21-14, 21-14 to register a comfortable win. Yasmin on the other hand who played Emilia Silveira, beat her in a three set battle. In the men’s doubles, Navneet Nasnodkar and Sunny Sawant emerged as title winners. Anar Singbal and Emilia Silveira were victorious in the women’s double final match.


West Zone basketball championship from Aug 28

PANAJI: Goa Basketball Association (GBA) along with the Maharashtra State Basketball Association (MSBA) and Gujarat State Basketball Association (GSBA) will be organising the West Zone Invitational Basketball Championships in Panaji which begins from August 28.


All Goa sub junior badminton tourney from Aug 31

PANAJI: Mapusa Shuttlers and Panjim Smashers Club in collaboration with Goa Badminton Association and the Sports Authority of Goa will organise an All Goa Sub Junior Major Ranking Badminton Tournament, at Sports Complex, Peddem from August 31 to September 2. The championship will be held in the categories of Boys/Girls Singles and Doubles in Under 13 and 15 age groups. Participants must submit their entry through sms to 7745090470 or online at


Nanir Lions are All Goa Rapid chess champs

MARGAO: Nanir Lions team won the All Goa Open Rapid Team championship 2018 by beating The Rookies (top seed team) in the last round by a margin of 3-1 with 2 wins and 2 draws in the tournament organised by Salcete Taluka chess Association under the aegis of Goa Chess Association at PJN Stadium Fatorda Margao.



Rising Cup 2018: Rossmann Cruz SC V Ambelim SC at Cuncolim grounds, 4.30 pm

W Hotels Soccer cup: Adarsh YS V Calangute Association, at Chapora grounds, 4.45 pm


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