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Indian administrators must change mind-set towards women’s cricket

New Delhi: In 2012, the Indian Sports Ministry asked all the national sports federations (NSFs) to make provision for “at least 10...

Gokulam Kerala win maiden I-League title

PTI Kolkata Gokulam Kerala FC on Saturday clinched their maiden I-League title in spectacular fashion as...

I ran away from the pollution in Delhi: Ajay Jadeja

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES | NT Porvorim “Sport is a platform to have fun; to enjoy ones childhood. It...

State cricketers earn Rs 10 lakhs a year

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES | NT Sports Editor   PANAJI Selected to represent a State is a dream of any cricketer. Getting selected every year is living a dream because...

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PSG title party dampened by Rennes defeat

PARIS: Paris St Germain celebrated their second consecutive Ligue 1 title with two games to spare despite suffering their first home league defeat of the season in a 2-1 loss to Stade Rennes on Wednesday.

Wilred Leisure go through on penalties

MARGAO: Wilred Leisure SC entered the quarter-finals of St Anthony’s ‘UK’ Super Cup football tournament after registering a 4-2 win in the tie-breaker against Youth Welfare Sports Club, Zaino-Velim at DSYA grounds, Colva on Wednesday.

Churchill win Crown Club exhibition match

PANAJI: Churchill Brothers defeated Dempo Sports Club 3-0 in an exhibition football match organised by Crown Club, Santa Cruz at Santa Cruz football ground on the occasion of the village feast of ‘The Holy Cross’ as part of the club’s 75th year celebrations. 

Nerul in Parra Cup semis

MAPUSA: Nerul Sports Club moved into the semi-finals of the 3rd Parra Panchayat Soccer Cup, organized by PVC Parra, registering a 1-0 win over Saligao United at Parra grounds on Wednesday.

Churchill blank Goa Velha 4-0

PANAJI: Churchill Brothers beat Goa Velha 4-0 in their opening match of the Taca Goa U-20 tournament at the Tilak Maidan in Vasco on Wednesday.

LOCAL SPORTS SCAN

State taekwondo championship from May 9
PANAJI: Taekwondo Association of Goa will conduct 23rd State Championship from May 9-11 at PJN Multipurpose Hall, Margao. Referees from Maharashtra and Karnataka will be deputed for the championship and will be assisted by Goan referees.

Naive Liverpool concede title

LONDON: Liverpool’s quest for a first English league title since 1990 has foundered on naive football in two matches where a less gung-ho approach might have produced four points instead of one.

PSG, face squad caps, fines over FFP

LONDON: Paris St Germain and Manchester City face fines of 60 million euros ($83.3 million) and limits on their Champions League squads for next season for breaching UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rules, a source close to the process told Reuters on Tuesday.

FROM THE MAGAZINES

Goa’s got game

ANNA FERNANDES | NT BUZZ Goa has played muse to many an artist as it has for game developer...

Family, flowers and food: A Goan tradition

Danuska Da Gama | NT BUZZ  Sao Joao, Sao Joao gunvta mure vatt amkam dissonam Aicho...

‘Koi Hais’ and ‘Goanese’ in a very Boring Party

Luis Dias A while ago I had written about the music soundtrack to ‘The Sea Wolves’, the 1980 film...

Staying healthy in the monsoons

While the monsoons bring relief to hundreds of thousands of Goans, the season also heralds several common and sometimes deadly air and...