Saturday, January 16, 2021

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Azharuddin arrives in Goa

VASCO: Former Indian cricketer Mohammed Azharuddin arrived in Goa on Saturday to inaugurate Phoenix Club at Fatorda. Azharuddin was welcomed by Goa...

East Bengal defeats toothless Bengaluru FC

PTI Fatorda East Bengal picked up crucial three points as they edged out Bengaluru FC in...

Vihari, Ashwin’s marathon vigil earns India memorable draw

PTI Sydney Ravichandran Ashwin and Hanuma Vihari battled pain and a hostile Australian bowling attack while...

Kohli-Anushka blessed with baby girl

PTI New Delhi India captain Virat Kohli and his actor wife Anushka Sharma were on Monday...

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Jeremy hat-trick sinks Laxmi Prasad

MAPUSA: Goa Velha Sports Club stunned their opponents Tuff Laxmi Prasad with an impressive 3-1 victory in the Goa Pro League relegation round match played at Duler Stadium, here on Saturday. 

Vodafone GFDC Rising Stars set for second phase

PANAJI: Six teams — Sharp Shooters, Foot Fighters in U12 boys, Jumba Boys, Shining Stars in U10 boys,

LOCAL SPORTS SCAN

AA de Majorda sail into semis

Churchill held by Rangdajied

SHILLONG: Churchill Brothers FC came from behind to hold I-League debutant Rangdajied FC 1-1 in a thrilling fourth round I-League encounter played at the JN Stadium on Thursday.

State assembly lauds windsurfer Dayne Coelho

PANAJI: The state legislative assembly on Thursday lauded the achievements of Dayne Coelho for his sterling performance in the field of windsurfing, even as the Sports Minister, Ramesh Tawadkar assured all support so as to ensure that Coelho scaled greater heights in his chosen field of sports.

Security services for I-League matches at Duler discontinued

The decision was taken during an emergency meeting called in the wake of Wednesday’s alleged incident of assault on a spectator by the security personnel engaged by GFA to provide security services at the venue

Tanisi Kirtani wins two bronze at TT nationals

PANAJI: Ten-year-old Tanisi Kirtani made Goa proud by winning two bronze medals at two national ranking table tennis championships — one at Gandhidham, Gujarat and the other at Thane, Mumbai. 

Dempo, Salgaocar share derby spoils

MAPUSA: When two of Goa’s biggest football teams clash against each other it is always going to be a worthy spectacle and the derby between Dempo SC and Salgaocar Football Club, played at Duler Stadium here on Wednesday, didn’t disappoint though it ended in a 1-1 draw.

FROM THE MAGAZINES

A lacklustre affair

This is just another year at IFFI with lots of money involved but little to show for it NT...

The Compromised IFFI

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR Terry Eagleton, the well-known British literary theorist had once said, “After all, if you do...

Asmitai Dis

Sanjeev V Sardesai Today, on January 16, 2021, we celebrate the historic Opinion Poll Day as ‘Asmitai Dis’! Let...

Sleep is the best medicine

Deepika Rathod A good night’s sleep makes one happy and feel rejuvenated. It also has innumerable benefits on the...