Ruffians FC A performed well to earn maximum points when the beat Boxers FA 2-0 in a third division encounter of the MDFA League,at the St. Xaviers ground in Parel. Athikho Kayina and Junaid Kirkire scored for the winning side. In other matches,FC Falcon and Sea Siders were involved in a 1-1 draw,with Danish Shaikh scoring for the Falcons and Rohit S equalised for the Sea Siders. RCF Youth Council played GKW Rangers in a goalless draw.
Results: Ruffians FC A 2 (Athikho Kayina,Junaid Kirkire) beat Boxers FA 0; Shree Sai Dindi Mandal 0 drew with Classic FC B 0; FC Falcon 1 (Danish Shaikh) drew with Sea Siders 1 (Rohit S); RCF Youth Council 0 drew with GKW Rangers 0.
Registration for 3rd Vasai-Virar Mayors Marathon is open
The third edition of the National Level Vasai-Virar Mayors Marathon will be flagged of on Sunday,October 27. The marathon is expected to have the best long distant runners in the country participating along with amateur participants from Mumbai,Thane,Navi Mumbai and other districts and states.
The event was announced by the Mayor of the Vasai-Virar City Municipal Corporation,Shri Narayan Mankar. Also present at the event was MLA Kshitij Thakur,AFI President Adille Sumariwala,Face of the Event Milind Soman and Mayor of the Corporation Rajiv Patil.
Registration is available online through the website http://www.vvmcmayorsmarathon.com,and registration dates are from August 19 to October 10.
Goals galore as Don Bosco win
Don Bosco Matunga left no doubt after beating St Joseph Secondary 21-0 in the MSSA-Mumbai Indians Annual Inter School Hockey Tournament,held at the MHA Mahindra Stadium,Churchgate. Schneider Andrade and Pierre Noronha scored four goal each in the win.
In another high scoring match,St. Stanislaus High School beat St. Theresa 10-0,with Earl Almeida and Aaron DMello scoring hat-tricks for the victors.
In other games,St. Annes High School beat St. Pauls High School 2-0,and Childrens Academy held their nerve to beat St. Andrews 2-1.
Result: St. Annes High School (Malad) 2 (Kevin Fernandes 2) beat St. Pauls High School (Dadar) 0; St. Stanislaus High School (Bandra) (10) (Earl Almeida 3,Aaron DMello 3,Eli Rodrigues 1,Afzal Ahmed 1,Lemuel Mergulhao 1,Kevin Barnes 1) beat St. Theresa (Bandra) 0; Childrens Academy (Malad) 2 (Yash Pitwa 2) beat St. Andrews (Bandra) 1 (Aziz Shaikh 1); Don Bosco (Matunga) 21 (Schneider Andrade 4,Pierre Noronha 4,Aidan DCosta 3,Rosenberg Gabriel 3,Bryce Miranda 2,Aradhya Deolekar 2,Marc DSouza 2,Troy DSouza 1) beat St. Joseph Sec. (Malad) 0.
The 11th Late Mukhtar Ahmed state level carrom tournament will be held between August 23 to 26,at the Kshtriya Union Club,Vanmali Hall,Dadar. The tournament is being organised under the auspices of Carrom Players Welfare Association. Interested participant can contact on 9819569480 to Mahendra Tambe. Registration is at the tournament venue and ends on Aug 20.