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Goa CM, Sports Minister wish FIFA U 17 WC teams

Panaji, Oct 6 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday welcomed all the participating teams of FIFA U 17 World Cup some of the matches of which are to be held in the state and wished of luck.

On his tweeter handle, the Chief Minister wrote,''I welcome all the participating teams and fans to Goa for #FIFAU17WC. Best of luck to @IndianFootball.''

State Sports Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar also wished the team India and other teams all the best.

Mr Ajgaonkar tweeted, ''Best wishes to Team India & other teams as Football takes over today @FIFAcom Lets celebrate Football in God's Own Abode #GOA #FIFAU17WC.''

The prestigious event will kick-off today here where Colombia will clash against Ghana in the first match followed by India taking on the US later in the evening.

The Goa matches will be played at Pt Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium at Fatorda in Margao, which will host nine matches from October 7 to October 21.
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Taekwonda Championship 2018: Hosts Kerala secured two golds, Gujarat won one gold

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Kannur, Jan 22 (UNI) Hosts Kerala won the first two golds in Under 55 KG-girls and 45 KG -Boys category in the 63rd National School Senior Taekwonda Championship 2018, while Gujarath secured one gold in Under 40 KG for Girls, in the inaugural day matches held at Mundayad Indoor Stadium here.

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Clube Tennis de Gaspar Dias has an interesting legacy spanning over 75 years.

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IPL 2018 to kick off from Apr 7 in Mumbai

22 Jan 2018 | 8:13 PM

New Delhi, Jan 22 (UNI) The 11th edition of the cash rich Indian Premier League 2018 (IPL) will see opening ceremony begin from April 6 in Mumbai, while the first match will take place on April 7 in Mumbai and the final will also be played in Mumbai on April 27.

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