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DBO Fatorda down SJD Areal on way to final

Dramapur: Don Bosco Oratory, Fatorda entered the finals of 42nd St Joseph Festival Cup football tournament after getting the better of Sao Jose de Areal 3-1 in the semifinal played at Dramapur grounds on Monday. DBO Fatorda scored through Velito Miranda (10th minute), Edgar Noronha (23rd minute) and Francis Andrade (70th minute). Sao Jose de Areal pulled a goal back …

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GOA BRIEFS

Nitish Belurkar wins Fide Blitz Rating chess PONDA: Nitish Belurkar won the Rotary Club of Ponda All India Open Fide Blitz Rating Chess Tournament, organised by Ponda Taluka Chess Association in memory of Late Mrs Pushpa Prakash Gaunekar, at VPK Grampanchayat Hall, Mangeshi. Chinmay Kulkarni won the 2nd place while Sharan Rao clinched the third spot. Former South Goa MP …

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Services qualify despite 1-1 draw with Maharashtra

Duler: Services qualified for the final phase of the Santosh Trophy 2019-20 after playing out a 1-1 draw against Maharashtra in the final match of West Zone Qualifiers Group A, at Duler Stadium, here on Monday. At half time, Maharashtra were leading by a solitary goal. Both the teams finished with 10 points each but Services qualified with better goal …

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Guirdolim SC crowned champions

Cansaulim: First half strikes from Melwin Carvalho and Macklon Colaso were enough for Guirdolim SC to defeat a spirited Navelim Sporting Club 2-1 and emerge champions of CAC’s Three Kings Cup football tournament played at TB Cunha Sports Complex grounds, Cansaulim on Sunday. Guirdolim SC went into the lead in the 8th minute when Melwin Carvalho received a neat cross …

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Ethan hat-trick seals win for Dando Boys

Panaji: Dando Boys Club Benaulim eased past United Boys of Dando 4-1 in their Goa Football Assocition Third Division League played at Dando ground, Benaulim. Ethan Fernandes was the highlight of the evening as the lad scored a fine hat-trick for the winning team with all his three goals coming in the first half. Ethan first opened the scoring in …

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Sirlim SC pip Cortalim Villagers 2-1

Panaji: Sirlim Sports Club outplayed Cortalim Villagers 2-1 in their GFA U-16 second division League match played at artificial turf ground on Sunday. Nash Fernandes’ brace for the winners was the highlight of the day. Nash scored for his team in both sessions of the game, while Ivan Da Cunha reduced the margin in the 77th minute for Cortalim.

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FC Siolim beat Arlem in close contest

Sao Jose de Areal: FC Siolim entered the quarterfinals of Sao Jose de Areal Panchayat Cup football tournament defeating Arlem Youth Association 5-4 via the tie breaker played at Padribhat grounds, Sao Jose de Areal on Sunday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Pushparaj Mandrekar put FC Siolim in the lead following a great build-up from …

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GOA BRIEFS

Rosary Higher Secondary School, Navelim emerged U-19 Girls Kabaddi champions (zonal level) after defeating GVM Ponda in the final held at indoor hall Fatorda. They have qualified for the Inter Zonal level. FIXTURE West Zone Santosh Trophy: Daman & Diu V Lakshadweep, 8.00 am; Maharashtra V Services, 3.30 pm. Both matches at Duler Stadium, Mapusa GFA Third Division League (Salcete …

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Raia SC overcome Curtorim scare, enter final

Navelim: Raia SC entered the final Gold-Silver Rolling Trophy football tournament defeating Curtorim Gymkhana 4-3 via the tie breaker played at Rosary grounds, Navelim on Saturday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Milagres Fernandes gave Curtorim Gymkhana the lead in the 54th minute while Jouston Barbosa levelled for Raia SC in the 72 minute. Both the …

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Bharat, Rosario hand Cuncolim comfortable win

Sao Jose de Areal: Second half strikes from Bharat Gaonkar and Rosario Carvalho were enough for Cuncolim Union to defeat Parish Youth, Nuvem 2-0 and enter the quarterfinals of Sao Jose de Areal Panchayat Cup football tournament played at Padribhat grounds, Sao Jose de Areal on Saturday. After playing a goalless in the first half, Cuncolim Union came up with …

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