SJ de Areal reach finals
CURTORIM: Sao Jose de Areal made it to the finals of Wilred Leisure soccer tournament defeating SCC Loutilim by a solitary goal in the semis played at Curtorim grounds on Wednesday. The all-important goal for SJ de Areal came off in the 48th minute through striker Mario Barretto whose angular effort completely deceived the Loutolim keeper.
Goan Warriors down Candolim
CALANGUTE: Goan Warriors registered a 6-5 win via tie-breaker over Candolim SC to enter the quarterfinals of the Late Anthony & Santana Carvalho football tournament, organised by St Savio’s SC at Calangute Association grounds, on Wednesday. The teams played out a 1-1 draw in the regulation time. While Candolim took lead in the 48th minute through a goal scored by Sanket Jotkar, Sahil Budge equalised for Goan Warriors in the 64th minute. In the tie-breaker, Goan Warriors proved to be better shooters as they scored through Tushar, Vijet, Saahil, Vishal and Akash while for Candolim SC only Yeshwant, Aniket, Saurav and Jose could be on target.
Goa team for Chennai tennis ball cricket
PANAJI: Goa Tennis Ball Cricket Association has selected following players who will represent Goa “A” team for the All India Tennis ball Cricket Championship to be held from August 10- 12 at Athipatu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu organised by Tamil Nadu Tennis Ball Cricket Association: Avishkar Mone (vice-captain),Viswatej Vaigonkar, Babal Zore, Prajesh Naik, Rajdeep Kudalkar (captain), Chetan Naik, Anukul Naik, Niket Gaonkar, Kano Shelke, Vedant Sawant, Somesh Makani, Vindesh Nagvekar, Saiesh Gawas, Sairaj Komat and Sushant Sawant. Haresh Parsekar will be coach cum manager of the team.