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Goa beat Karnataka in football; bronze for Ashwini in judo

Panaji: Goa pipped Karnataka 1-0 in football at the Khelo India Youth Games being held at SAI Sports Centre football ground, Guwahati on Tuesday.

After a goalless first half, Allwyn Vaz scored the match winning goal for Goa in the 54th minute. Karnataka had a golden opportunity to make it all square when they were awarded a penalty in the dying minutes of the game, but they failed to convert it.

Goa will next play Assam in their Group B fixture on Thursday.

Meanwhile, Goa’s Ashwini Gaonkar had to settle for a bronze in 70-kg judo event, after she lost to an Uttar Pradesh opponent in the semis. In the quarters she beat a Karnataka opponent.

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