The Congress Sunday alleged a Delhi Commonwealth Games-style scam and demanded a CBI probe into corruption in the organisation of the Portuguese Commonwealth Games, also known as the Lusofonia Games, in Goa.
Unhygienic conditions are the biggest fear of overseas players and coaches travelling to India and the country must do its bit to allay such negative perceptions to attract foreigners, feels India`s German table tennis coach Peter Engel.
According to Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) secretary-general Dhanraj Choudhary, Goa is one of the bidders to host the 2015 Commonwealth Championships. India also hosted the the tournament`s last edition in New Delhi in 2013.
Three Goan athletes have returned their medals won at the Lusofonia Games-2014 here after it allegedly began losing its sheen, leaving the organisers red-faced even as they stopped payment to its manufacturers.
Goa will be looking to maintain the winning momentum when they cross swords against Mozambique in the second leg match of the Group `B` Lusofonia Games football league match at Tilak Stadium in Vasco on Wednesday.
Sri Lanka are looking to seal their berth in the semi-finals when they play their last group `A` league match of the Lusofonia Games football competition against Sao Tome tomorrow at Tilak Stadium in Vasco.