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Dona Paula hand Arambol 8-goal thrashing

Bambolim: Karen Estrocio brilliance enabled GFDC Dona Paula Lioness to record a thumping 8-0 win over GFDC Arambol in the Khelo India U-17 Women’s League organised by SAG in association with GFA at Bambolim AthleticStadium, on Friday. Karen Estrocio was the highlight of the day as the she scored four goals scoring half of them in the first. Janice Vaz …

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Goan Warriors pip Fr Agnel YC

Mapusa: Goan Warriors FC defeated Fr Agnel Youth Centre Pilar 2-1 win the GFA U-14 Second Division play off final at Duler Stadium, Mapusa, on Friday. Zaid Khan and S Shah scored a goal each for the winners while Hansal D’Silva pulled a goal back for Pilar. In the Mormugao zone match: Cortalim Villagers registered a 2-0 win over Verna …

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Dempo SC sink Sesa FA 5-0

Ella: Asher Fernandes scored a brace while Topon Mirj, Swavel Furtado and Reniel netted a goal each as Dempo SC thrashed Sesa FA 5-0 to consolidate their position at the top of GFA U-14 League table, at Dempo SC Academy ground in Ella-Old Goa, on Friday. Asher opened the account for Dempo SC in the 15th minute. The goal became …

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GOA BRIEFS

2-a-side football at Sancoale PANAJI: An all Goa 2-a-side tie breaker football tournament will be held near St Joseph Vaz sanctuary, Sancoale on Sunday, December 22. For more details contact  9021279915. Goa’s Jayesh Naik to officiate at Khelo India Youth Game PANAJI: Jayesh Naik, a National Category 1 Referee and general secretary of Weighlifting Assoaciation of Goa, has been appointed …

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Devendra Murgaokar is ‘dhaku’ who steals win for Salgaocar FC

Nagoa, Verna: Devendra Murgaokar’s 23rd minute angular header – that crashed to the far corner of the nets – was enough to allow Salgaocar FC register a solitary goal win over Sesa Football Academy (SFA) in the Goa Football Association (GFA) Professional League match played at Panchayat grounds at Nagoa in Verna on Friday. The all important goal was a …

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Goa win by an innings and 8 runs

Porvorim: Skipper Amit Verma’s six-wicket haul handed Goa an innings and 8 runs victory over Meghalaya on the fourth and final day of their Ranji Trophy Plate Group match, at GCA Academy ground in Porvorim, on Friday. This was Goa’s second win in the ongoing Ranji Trophy season, after their first match win against Sikkim. Meghalaya’s overnight not out pair …

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Darpan Pagi capable of redefining success

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES | NT Porvorim: Darpan Pagi completed fourteen years on Friday and quietly celebrated his birthday practising at a camp for U-14 boys at the Goa Cricket Association (GCA) Academy Ground in Porvorim. Having written his name in the GCA records books by scoring 554 runs in the GCA U-14 School Tournament recently, the lad does not appear overawed …

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Mumbai City claim much needed win

Jamshedpur: A brilliant strike from second-half substitute Raynier Fernandes helped Mumbai City FC edge past Jamshedpur FC 2-1 in an Indian Super League (ISL) clash at the JRD Tata Sports Complex here on Thursday. Paulo Machado’s (15’) free-kick goal was cancelled out by Tiri’s (37’) header from a corner kick. Raynier (56’) then came off the bench to produce the …

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Aussies take home big bucks; Cummins most expensive foreign player in history

Kolkata: Australian cricketers hit pay dirt at the IPL players’ auction with pacer Pat Cummins becoming the most expensive foreign buy ever in the league by fetching a whopping Rs 15.50 crore bid from two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders here on Thursday. All-rounder Glenn Maxwell, who was not considered for the upcoming ODI series against India in January, returned to …

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Goa sniff victory against Meghalaya

Porvorim: Amit Verma and Felix Almao took two wickets each while Darshan Misal claimed one as Goa reduced Meghalaya to 145 for 5 in their second innings on the third day of their Ranji Trophy Plate Group match being played at GCA Academy ground in Porvorim, on Thursday. Meghalaya, who have conceded 203-run first innings lead, still need 155 more …

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