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Loyola HS South District champs

NT NETWORK Fatorda Loyola High School, Margao emerged South District champions of Subroto Mukherjee Cup football tournament for U-14 boys as they defeated Our Lady of Perpetual Succour School, Cortalim 7-6 via sudden death in the finals played at artificial grounds, Fatorda-Margao on Tuesday. Both the teams — knowing well that a win would help them take one step forward …

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Betalbatim SC get better of Navelim Sporting

NT NETWORK Nuvem Betalbatim Sporting Club progressed to the quarterfinals of Nuvem Parish Cup football tournament after beating Navelim Sporting 6-4 via tie-breaker, at Church grounds, Nuvem on Tuesday. The teams played out a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Navelim Sporting surged into the lead in the 18th minute through a goal scored by Rovan Pereira whose angular header …

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Now, Indian players request for neutral venue

PTI New Delhi The Indian Davis Cup team wants the tie against Pakistan in Islamabad next month to be shifted to a neutral venue and is baffled that the national federation has merely asked for a security re-check so far. After repeatedly making statements that the All India Tennis Association (AITA) will seek a neutral venue, its general secretary Hironmoy …

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Water, water everywhere, but no pools for swimmers to practise in

NT NETWORK Panaji/Margao/Mapusa As Goa readies itself with infrastructure for the National Games, swimmers in Goa are lamenting having to use outdated swimming pools at Peddem near Mapusa, Fatorda near Margao and Sankhali near Bicholim. Whilst the Goa Swimming Association (GSA) asks, “where are the pools to practice”; the SAG counters, “the government needs to sanction funds for the up …

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Chennai City FC beats FC Pune City in wrangle over player transfer

NT NETWORK Panaji All may not be lost for I-League clubs in the battle of league supremacy after the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Players Status Committee imposed a transfer ban on FC Pune City for trying in to rope in Spanish Nestor Gordillo from Chennai City FC without any compensation. The Players Status Committee punished the Spanish player with …

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Archana leaves behind an arc of hope for TT hopefuls in Goa

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES | NT Panaji Goa Challengers appeared poised to make their maiden entry into the finals of Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) at the end of the second game with the scoreline reading 5-1. Mathematically, Goa needed to win three more games and Chennai Lions seven. Instead, when Goa’s Archana Kamath stepped in for the last game both teams needed …

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Loyola HS thrash Miracle HS en route to finals

NT NETWORK Fatorda Massimo Moraes netted a brace while Ashnoy Gomes and Jassel Fernandes scored a goal each as Loyola High School, Margao hammered Miracle High School, Sanguem 4-0 to book their place in the finals of Subroto Mukherjee Cup Football Tournament for Boys U-14 (South District Level), at artificial grounds, Fatorda-Margao on Monday. Ashnoy Gomes put Loyola HS into …

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Double crown for Aaron; Vivek, Ridhima, Simran clinch titles

NT NETWORK Panaji Aaron Colaco won a double crown while Vivek Carvalho, Ridhima Naik and Simran Kubal clinched titles in other singles events at the 9th Late Ramacanta V P Dharwatkar Memorial Table Tennis Tournament, organised by Panjim TT Club, at Dr SPM Stadium, Taleigao. Aaron Colaco had a good outing winning U-17 and U-21 boys singles titles. In U-17 …

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Guirdolim storm into final

NT NETWORK Maina Guirdolim SC entered the finals of ICC Rebelo Memorial inter village football tournament defeating Curtorim Gymkhana 2-0, at St Rita church grounds, Maina-Curtorim on Monday. Both the teams matched each other well for the first fourteen minutes of play as chances fell for both at either end. But the strikers of both the teams messed up the …

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Dunes SC shoot out Goa Velha

NT NETWORK Anjuna Dunes Sports Club secured a 5-4 win over Goa Velha Sports Club via tie-breaker in the Anjuna Gymkhana Cup 2019 match played at Anjuna Gymkhana ground, here on Monday. The match had ended in a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Both the teams had equal opportunities from the start of the first session but they could …

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