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Fed Cup: Sesa FA down Sporting, qualify

PANAJI: Sesa Football Academy defeated Sporting Clube de Goa 5-4 via the tie-breaker and qualified for the Federation Cup football tournament, at Vasco on Friday.

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‘Pramod will be missed forever’

By Jairam Pednekar

Pramod Metha, who was very active for keeping alive, in Vasco, his favourite sport - badminton, passed away on the 7th of September on his loving sister’s birthday.

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‘Golden girl’ Lorena no more

PANAJI: Goan sports lost one of its  promising  athletes in Lorena Pinto (Peddem-Mapusa), who passed away on Wednesday. An all-rounder to the core, Lorena, 21, had already left her mark in state table tennis and softball at the junior nationals, winning laurels and medals for the state, only to sadly depart at a time when she certainly promised more.

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Holiday SC secure full points

MAPUSA: Holiday Sports Club, Arpora fought gallantly to register a stunning 3-2 win over PVC Parra in the GFA 3rd Division League at Tembi grounds, Anjuna, on Thursday.

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It’s Incredible India

NEW DELHI: When the head of next month’s Commonwealth Games in India says that all the venues are complete, the constant noise of banging hammers and whirring drills that threatens to drown him out suggests otherwise.

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Milan, Real win Champions League openers

LONDON: AC Milan and Real Madrid began the Champions League with 2-0 victories on Wednesday night as English rivals Chelsea and Arsenal opened with high-scoring wins.

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UEFA opens probe into Bayern Munich

GENEVA: UEFA promised Bayern Munich on Thursday it will investigate claims that its anti-corruption investigators falsely alleged the German champion was suspected of match-fixing.

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Brazil get favourable draw

CHENNAI: Brazil’s non-playing captain Joao Zwetsch could barely hide his grin that grew bigger as the draw for the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie against India was announced here Thursday.

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Sporting rout Malabar United 6-0

VASCO: A fine hat-trick by foreign recruit Emmanuel Akwuegbu helped Sporting Clube de Goa humble Malabar United Football Club, Kochi by 6-0 goals in the qualifying round group D match of the Federation Cup played at Tilak Stadium, here on Wednesday.

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