Sunday , 30 August 2015
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LOCAL SPORTS SCAN

HC Bastora, St Joseph’s, Mae de Deus secure win

PANAJI: Holy Cross HS Bastora trounced Sri Vasant Vidyalaya HS Siolim 4-0 in the Boys U-14 inter-school soccer tournament organised by DYSA, played at Tivim grounds, on Tuesday. Aftaff Hawaldar, Nelson Monteiro, Snehal Parab and Sihesh Mayekar scored a goal each for Bastora. Meanwhile St Joseph’s HS Calangute registered a comfortable 2-0 win over Chubbu Cheeks HS Porvorim wherein Sunam Murmur and Tanay Kerkar scored a goal each for the Calangute side. Similarly in the last match, Mae De Deus HS Corjuem drubbed Santa Durga HS Pirna 4-0. NT

Paroda thrash Raia 4-0, enter semis

MARGAO: ICSC Paroda hammered Raia SC 4-0 to storm into the semifinals of 26th Curtorim Panchayat cup football tournament played at Church grounds, Curtorim on Tuesday. Clide Travasso, Dijjo Fernandes, Sezwin Fernandes and Manish Oliveira scored a goal each for Paroda side. ICSC, Paroda now will cross meet Maina SC in the semifinals to be held on August 22. NT

5-a-side football tourney  at Tuem on Aug 30

MAPUSA: The parish youth of Tuem will be organising their All Goa 5-a-side parish youth football tournament on August 30 at Don Bosco School ground. The winners will get Rs10,000 and a trophy while runners up will get Rs 7,000. The draw will be held on August 26. NT

Ritviz in Indian chess team

PANAJI: Master Ritviz Parab, one of the top player from Goa is in Indian team to participate in World Youth U-16 which will commence from Wednesday at Allanbaatar, Mongolia. The tournament will be concluded on August 29 with overall 10 rounds. Ritviz a X class student of Vidya Vikas Academy School, Margao, got qualified for Indian team as he secured bronze medal at the 40th National sub junior in 2014 held at Kerala. There are around 26 countries participating in the tournament. NT

Navelim defeat Taleigao, advance

MARGAO: Navelim Sporting moved ahead in the Chinchinim-Deussua panchayat cup football tournament defeating Sao Minguel de Taleigao 4-3 in a match played at Church grounds, Chinchinim on Tuesday. Alvito Colaso scored a brace while Avlon Gomes and Rovan Pereira scored a goal each for Navelim side. Jayant Cuncoliencar, Vikram Ballikar and Vardhan Haldankar scored a goal each for Sao Minguel de Taleigao. NT

Mott Boys Rivona champs

PANAJI: Mott Boys , Rivona emerged champions by defeating SSCC 3-2 in the 16 All Goa 7-a-side traditional football tournament organised by Parish Youth of Sacred Heart of Jesus, Vaddem Curdi Sanguem on Independence day. The chief guest was Fr Olando Lopes Asst parish priest, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Vaddem Curdi Sanguem and the guest of honour was panch Francis Rodrigues and Francis Mascarenhas. The victors were awarded champions trophy along with a cash prize of Rs 10,000. The runner up were awarded a cash prize of Rs 7,000 along with a trophy. NT