GTBCA to hold selection trials on Aug 26
PANAJI: Goa Tennis Ball Cricket Association (GTBCA) will hold selection trials to select Goa boys and girls teams for the 27th Junior National Tennis Ball Cricket Championship to be held in Nagpur, Maharashtra from October 2 to 5. The trials will be held on August 26 at Ponda Sports Complex ground, Curti-Ponda at 3 pm. Interested players (boys and girls) should report to Hemant Khot or Ajinkya Naik with complete playing kit and copy of birth certificate and Aadhar card. The players who were part of 1st stage and 2nd stage selection trials have also been asked to report at the venue on the said date.
SKDG’s national karate championship on Aug 24, 25
PORVORIM: Shotokan Karate–Do Goa will organise SKDG National Open Karate Championship 2019 at Shree Gadge Maharaj Memorial Hall, Porvorim on August 24 and 25. According to organisers, six teams Maharashtra, Karnataka, Delhi, Telangana, Assam and hosts Goa will participate in the championship, which will be held in following categories: U/6, U/8, U/10, U/12, U/ 14, U/ 16, U/18, U/21 and above 21.
Franky Carvalho re-elected as president of XI Star SCC
MAPUSA: Franky Carvalho was re-elected as the president of XI Star Sports and Cultural Club, Mapusa for fourth time during the annual general body meeting of the club held at Shetye Waddo here recently. The other committee members are: Prasad Parsekar (vice-president), Pravin Gadekar (secretary), Nikhil Arolkar (assistant secretary), Naresh Verekar (treasurer) and Sarvesh Gadekar (assistant treasurer).