Goan FC, Ambelim SC secure wins
DULER/CUNCOLIM: Goan FC and Ambelim SC secured wins in their respective matches of the GFA Vedanta Women’s League played at Duler Stadium and Ambelim ground, on Monday. At Duler, Alisha Tavares’s 25th minute goal proved to be the match-winner for Goan FC as they edged out Sporting Clube de Goa 1-0. At Ambelim, Anline Fernandes scored a double and Arpita Pednekar contributed with a goal to help Ambelim SC blank Cuncolim Union 3-0.
Candolim march into semis
CHAPORA: Candolim SC registered a 4-3 win via tie-breaker over hosts Chapora YS to book their place in the semifinals of the W Hotels Soccer Cup 2018, played at Chapora grounds, here. Both the teams played on equal footing where the match finally ended in a goalless draw. In the penalty shootout, Nikhil, Nehal, Jose and Aniket scored on target for Candolim SC while for Chapora YS only Aniket, Akshay and Rohan could be on scored.
Shuttler Tanushree clinches triple crown
MAPUSA: Tanushree Shadani won a triple crown in the All Goa Sub Junior Major Ranking Badminton Tournament, organised by Mapusa Shuttlers and Panjim Smashers Club, at Sports Complex, Peddem, Mapusa. Harsh Mane and Rudra Dukle were the other standout performers winning double crowns each. Siya Kolwalkar, Yash Desai, Soumya Lotlikar, Aryaman Saraf and Andrea Kalavampara were other notable winners in the doubles categories. Siya Kolwalkar was the pick among the younger players, emerging as runner-up in three other categories.