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Sporting coach Oscar Bruzon happy with pre-season preparation

Sporting coach Oscar Bruzon happy with pre-season preparationPanaji - Sporting Clube de Goa coach Oscar Bruzon is happy with the way the pre-season preparation is progressing.

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Elvis Gomes set to become Goa Football Association chief

Elvis GomesPanaji: Elvis Gomes is all set to become the president of Goa Football Association (GFA) after Savio Messias withdrew his candidature for the post.  Read more »

Lusofonia Games to begin in Goa from Saturday

Lusofonia Games to begin in Goa from SaturdayPanaji, Jan 18 - Over 800 athletes from 12 Portuguese-speaking countries will be slugging it out for glory at the Lusofonia Games, which will begin in Goa Saturday.  Read more »

Soumyajit Ghosh to spearhead Indian TT squad in Lusofonia Games

Soumyajit-GhoshPanaji, Dec 27 : Reigning National Champion Soumyajit Ghosh will lead the Indian table tennis team at the third Lusofonia Games beginning Jan 18 in Goa.  Read more »

Portuguese Commonwealth games postponed

Portuguese Commonwealth games postponedPanaji, Sep 23 - A combination of incomplete infrastructure and the likelihood of Lok Sabha polls sometime early next year has forced the organizers of the Portuguese Commonwealth games to reschedule the event for mid-January next year.  Read more »

Six suspected bookies detained in Goa

Six suspected bookies detained in GoaPanaji, May 27 : Six people suspected of being bookies involved in the spot fixing scandal in the Indian Premier League (IPL) have been detained in Goa Monday, a spokesperson said.  Read more »

Football to open 2013 Lusofonia Games

FootballPanaji, March 21 :  A game of football will open the 2013 Lusofonia Games in Goa, which will be thrown open in November this year.

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Vengsarkar among ex-cricketers to feature in Super Sixes tourney

Vengsarkar among ex-cricketers to feature in Super Sixes tourneyPanaji, Oct 13 : Top former cricketers including Dilip Vengsarkar and Lalchand Rajput will test their cricket skills, years after retirement, at a corporate cricket tournament which begins here Sunday.  Read more »

Benefica may soon play with Goa soccer team

Benefica may soon play with Goa soccer teamPanaji, Aug 30 - Benefica, one of the top football clubs in Portugal, could soon challenge footballers in Goa to a match, according to organisers of an Indo-Portuguese cultural exchange.  Read more »

Churchill Brothers' ground lease to be cancelled

Churchill Brothers' ground lease to be cancelledPanaji, Aug 7 - Goa's BJP government has begun the process of cancelling the controversial lease of a playground given to the Churchill Brothers football club run by two Congress leaders.  Read more »

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ISL schedule to be finalised by August end

Indian Super LeagueMumbai: The full schedule of the inaugural edition of Indian Super League is expected to be finalised by the end of this month.

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complete schedule is expected to be finalised after the international  Read more »

India look to continue momentum against Pakistan

Sunil ChhetriBangalore: Buoyed by their 1-0 win over a dour Pakistan in the last encounter, India will look to build on the momentum when they take on the arch-rivals in the second and final football friendly match  Read more »

Glad that IPL shut the door on me, says Alex Hales

Glad that IPL shut the door on me, says Alex HalesLondon - Having received his maiden call-up in the England ODI squad, hard-hitting batsman Alex Hales feels that the IPL snub he got during last edition, helped him turn into a better player.  Read more »

Coach Duncan Fletcher may not stay for West Indies series: BCCI official

Duncan FletcherNew Delhi - With Ravi Shastri being appointed as the Director of the Indian cricket team, the days of current chief coach Duncan Fletcher seems to be numbered as there is a question mark about his  Read more »

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart unlikely to be charged over killing another driver on track

Tony-StewartWashington, Aug 11 : The authorities have said that the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) driver Tony Stewart hit and killed another driver who had been walking on a track during  Read more »

Honda's Marc Marquez wins 10th MotoGP race in a row to equal Mick Doohan's record

Honda's Marc Marquez wins 10th MotoGP race in a row to equal Mick Doohan's recordLondon, Aug 11 - Honda's motorcycle road racer Marc Marquez has won his 10th MotoGP race in a row at Indianapolis to equal Mick Doohan's  Read more »