Rossman Cruz drub Nuvem SC
RAIA: Rossman Cruz SC entered the quarterfinals of the 28th Arlem Trophy football tournament, defeating Nuvem SC 3-0, played at Raia panchayat grounds on Tuesday. Rossman Cruz scored through Euzebio Fernandes, Ryan D’Costa and Savio Fernandes.
Sinquerim edge Anjuna Gymkhana
CANDOLIM: Sinquerim Football Club edged past Anjuna Gymkhana Sports Club 6-5 via sudden death to enter the semifinals of the Lakhanpal Soccer Cup, played at Candolim grounds, here on Tuesday. Teams played out a goalless draw in the regulation time. In the penalty shootout, Laxman Parab, Sidhesh Narvekar, Dinesh Amonkar, Dipam Tilve, Sidhant Palni and Navnath Chodankar scored for Sinquerim colts while Vinayak Mulgaonkar, Rohan Kamble, Dinesh Moraskar, Tanay Naik and Akshay Dabolkar netted for the Anjuna side.
Merces veterans outclass Panjim veterans
PANAJI: A fine hat-trick from Ishwar helped Merces veterans to outclass Panjim veterans ‘B’ 5-0 in 4th All Goa Panjim Veterans Soccer Tournament, played at St Cruz ground. Pratap and Neville were the other goal scorers.
HC Arambol thrash host Xetrapal SC
OXEL: Holy Cross Sports Club, Arambol drubbed host Xetrapal Sports Club, Oxel 5-1 to enter the finals of the Xetrapal Soccer Cup, played at Oxel grounds, here on Tuesday. Omkar Satekar and Hemant Rodrigues scored a brace while Jason Fernandes netted a goal for Holy Cross. Bradley Lobo scored the consolation goal for Xetrapal.
Maina SC down Navelim Villagers
AMBELIM: Maina SC defeated Navelim Villagers 2-0 to enter the quarterfinals of the Shooting Star Inter-Village football tournament played at Ambelim grounds on Tuesday. Mario Mascarenhas and Stephen Fernandes scored for the winners.
Ritviz Parab, Ameya Audi in joint lead
PONDA: Goan players – Ritviz Parab and Ameya Audi alongwith GM RR Laxman, IM Ramnathan Balasubramanium, FM Ramakrishna J, Ram S Krishnan, Bavankumar are in joint lead on Day 2 of the 2nd Desai Pratishthan’s Late Shri Laxminkant V Desai Memorial all India open Fide rating chess tournament with three points at the end of the third round, held at Wagle High School, Mangueshi. The tournament is organised by Ponda Taluka Chess Association under the aegis of Goa Chess Association.
GFA names 22 probables for AIFF friendly
PANAJI: The Goa Football Association (GFA) has shortlisted following 22 players to play a friendly match against India U-16: David Cardozo, Sahil Halankar, Stedly Fernandes, Desmond Fernandes, Sadanad Dabolkar, Warren Fernandes, Arron Alvares, Hansel Coelho, Jovin D’Mello, Darren Rebello, Kidron Fernandes, Lincon Colaco, Avesh Chopdekar, Shivam Bandave, Arif Mujawar, Youraj Alatekar , Melcom Gonsalves, Altroy Rodrigues, Dylan D’Silva, Larryl Mascarenhas, Lifun Endro. Team manager: Joao Rebello. The above players have to report to coach Norbert Gonsalves at Cansaulim ground on April 28 at 8am.
GFA U-18 League: Goa Velha SC v Dempo SC, Agassaim ground; Sesa FA v Portais Sporting Club, Sanquelim ground; Pilerne SC v Ronit SC, Nerul ground, all matches at 4pm.
Xetrapal Soccer Cup: St Anthony’s SC, Marna v Milagres SC, Oxel grounds, 4.45 pm.
Lakhanpal Soccer Cup: PVC Parra v Assonora United, Candolim grounds, 4.45 pm.
28th Arlem Trophy: CAC,Cansaulim v Saligao Sporting, Raia panchayat grounds, 4.30 pm.
18th Immaculate Conception Festival Football: CAC, Cansaulim v Navelim Villagers, Avedem-Paroda panchayat grounds, 4.30 pm.
Panjim Veterans Soccer: Assolda veterans v Panjim veterans, St Cruz ground, 5pm
All Goa Volleyball Cup (prequarters): All matches begin from 7.30pm. at Dhargal United SC volleyball court.