Free Press Journal

Independence Cup tourney on August 14-15


Mumbai: The Mumbai District Football Association’s football season will kick-off with the annual Independence Cup 2017, which will be played at the St. Xavier’s ground, Parel on Monday, August 14 and Tuesday, August 15, 2017. The 16 top Elite & Super clubs from the city will be fighting it out for supremacy in this 9-a-side event, which will be played on a knockout basis.

Sparsh and Ishpreet excel

Mumbai: Talented cueists Sparsh Pherwani and Ishpreet Chadha, the young heavyweights in the KG ‘Dirty Half Dozen’ (Khar Gymkhana) side held centre stage with some excellent potting display which enabled their team cruise to a comfortable 3-1 win against IG ‘Warrior’ (Islam Gymkhana) in a round of 32 match of the Otters Club-Mumbai Snooker League.

Mamta packs off top seed Divya

MUMBAI: Ex-international Mamta Prabhu toppled top seed and state No 1 Divya Deshpande Mahajan in women’s singles semifinal of the JVPGC-All-Mumbai table tennis tournament.