Parish Youth in semis of Strikers Trophy
BENAULIM: Parish Youth, Nuvem entered the semi-finals of 34th Strikers Trophy football tournament defeating Ambelim SC 3-1 in their match played at St John, the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Wednesday. Controlling both the sessions, Parish Youth, Nuvem went into lead through a goal by Albino Pereira who later completed his brace. The second session too, belonged to Parish Youth, Nuvem who scored the team’s third goal through Francis Costa. Ambelim SC who stitched some good moves in a last ditch effort pulled a goal back through P Fernandes.
Nitish to represent India at Asian Jr Chess C’ship
PANAJI: Goa’s FM Nitish Belurkar has been selected to represent India at the Asian Junior Chess Championship which will be held in Solo, Indonesia. Nitish has been picked on the basis of his performance at the National Junior Chess Championship held in November last year.