SCC Loutolim enter semis
CURTORIM: SCC Loutolim defeated Chandor Club 3-2 to enter the semifinals of Wilred Leisure Soccer Cup football tournament played at Curtorim grounds, on Wednesday. Mark Borges netted a double for SCC Loutolim while their other goal was scored by Flager Moraes. For Chandor Club, Moises D’Sa and Joaquim Carvalho scored one goal each.
SCC Cavelossim reach quarters
CHINCHINIM: Santa Cruz Club of Cavelossim entered the quarterfinals of 21st Our Lady of Merces Soccer defeating St Anthony’s SC, Marna-Siolim 8-7 via tie-breaker. The teams played a 2-2 draw during the regulation time. Servin Lobo scored both the goals for Marna-Siolim, while Cavelossim found the mark through Alan Fernandes and Leandro Fernandes. In the tie-breaker, Santa Cruz Club of Cavelossim proved better shooters.
DBO Fatorda in Mardol Trophy semis
MARDOL: Don Bosco Oratory, Fatorda beat Navelim 6-4 via tie-breaker to enter the semifinals of 33rd Mardol Trophy football tournament, at Mardol ground on Wednesday. The teams played out a 2-2 draw in the regulation time. DBO Fatorda took early lead through an own-goal (15’) by Navelim’s Brandon and ten minutes later Clinton Niasso (25’) equalised for the Navelim side. In the second half, Velito Miranda (52’) put DBO Fatorda ahead but two minutes later Clinton once again struck to level the terms for Navelim. In the tie-breaker DBO Fatorda prove to be better shooters and won the match by 6-4 margin.
Anjuna Gymkhana down Xetrapal SC
CALANGUTE: Anjuna Gymkhana SC downed Xetrapal SC 4-2 via tie-breaker in the inaugural match of Late Anthony & Santana Carvalho Memorial Cup, organised by St Savio’s SC Calangute and played at Calangute grounds. The match ended in a goalless draw in the regulation time. In the resulting penalty shootout, Rohan, Dinesh, Nitesh and Akshay shot on target for Anjuna colts, while only Vipul and Saish scored for Xetrapal. Soma Korgaokar stopped the penalty strikes of Pushparaj and Manthan to take his team into the quarters.
Swimming selection on Aug 20
PEDDEM: Time trials for the selection of swimmers to represent Goa at the 72nd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship 2018 – Trivandrum (Kerala) will be held on August 20 at the Mapusa Swimming Pool. For more details, contact Sayed Abdul Majid, secretary of Goa Swimming Association, on 9225902101.