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                                                                             Panaji, June 26, 2018

                                                                             Asadha, 5, 1940


          The Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs has invited application from eligible sportspersons through the respective State Level Sports Associations, duly recognized by the Sports Authority of Goa for conferring the ‘ Dilip Sardessai Sports Excellence Award’ for the year 2016-2017 and 2017-2018.


          This special Sports Award is instituted by the Government of Goa as a tribute to the legendary Cricketer of Goan origin Shri Dilip Sardessai. The Award comprises of a Bronze Plague, a Citation and a purse of Rs. 2.00 lakhs and will be awarded to the highest achiever amongst Goan Sportspersons representing India at any recognized International Senior Level Sports Competition during the year 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 in senior age category only. The award will be presented for the aforementioned 2 years.


          It is informed that, application forms can be collected from the Office of Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs during the working hours. The completed forms in all respects enclosing copies of Certificate of Sports achievements, countersigned by the competent authority should be submitted to the Head Office, Campal, Panaji on or before July 30, 2018 positively. Applications received after the due date will not be entertained.