Tanisha wins Gold & Silver for Goa
PANAJI: Goa’s Tanisha Crasto won one Gold and one Silver medal during the 44th Junior National Badminton Championships 2019 at Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh. Tanisha along with her partner Ishaan Bhatnagar from Chhattisgarh won Gold in the Under 19 Mixed doubles defeating Navaneeth Bokka and Sahithi Bandi 21-18, 21-13 in a thirty-four minute tussle. Tanisha had to settle for Silver in Junior Girls Doubles as she and her partner Aditi Bhatt from Uttarakhand lost to Simran Singhi and Ritika Thaker from Maharashtra 14-21, 22-20, 18-21 .
Ritviz Parab tops
PONDA : Ritviz Parab won the 6th Late Laxmikant V. Desai Memorial All India FIDE Rating Chess tournament organised by Ponda Taluka Chess Association at Wagle High school, Mangeshi,Ponda. Prashanth J. stood second and Sauravh Khherdekar third. Abhishek Giri, Dmitry Bezstrakhov, Nilesh Bhandari, Ayush Pednekar, Paarth Salvi, Vivaan Ballikar, Aryan Raikar, Chincholimath Halsagar, Asmita Ray, Shweta Sahakari, Raees Khan, Arnav Kherdekar, Heramb Bhagwat, Devesh Naik, Yash Upadhye, Pratik Borkar and Rishikesh Parab came4th to 20th respectively in the open category .
A A de Majorda win 3-1
FATORDA: A A de Majorda scored a fluent 3-1 win over St Sebastian Union Benaulim in the Goa Football Association U-14 Second Division League at Astro Turf ground, Fatorda, on Monday. Melbon Fernandes, Aiden Dias and Brandon Fernandes scored for the winners while Styrus Fernandes pulled a goal back for St Sebastia Union, Benaulim.
GFA U– 14 League (First Division): Salgaocar Football Club V. FC Goa , Artificial Turf, Fatorda , 4pm.