The Malta Independent 18 August 2017, Friday


Brian Galea wins MSG Trap GP

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 11:36 Last update: about 7 days ago

Brian Galea claimed the MSG Trap Grand Prix at the Qormi Clay Shooting Club. The weekend event was organised on five qualification rounds of 25 clay targets each, two rounds on Saturday and three...

Hibernians snap up Jorge Elias dos Santos

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 12:30 Last update: about 8 days ago Domenic Aquilina

With 10 days to go to the start of the Malta football season, BOV Premier League champions Hibernians FC have snapped up Brazilian 26-year-old striker Jorge Elias dos Santos. Jorge Elias signed...

2017 Rolex Middle Sea Race fleet building steadily

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 10:03 Last update: about 21 days ago Maria Vella--Galea

With just under 100 days to go to the 38th edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race, the current entry list shows every sign of matching the number and diversity of yachts of recent years. One of a clutch...

Veteran sports journalist Alex Vella passes away

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 16:49 Last update: about 22 days ago

Veteran sports journalist Alex Vella has passed away at age 75. Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport Clifton Grima passed on his condolences. Vella spent many years reporting on...

Japan marks three-year countdown to Tokyo 2020 Games

Monday, 24 July 2017, 13:35 Last update: about 24 days ago Associated Press

Japan began its three-year countdown to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday with concerts, races and other events meant to drum up public enthusiasm for the games. The 2020 Games will be Japan's...

No finish line in sight for marathon addict Nathan Farrugia

Monday, 24 July 2017, 09:03 Last update: about 24 days ago Gabriel Schembri

Nathan Farrugia is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and sits as chairman in a number of entities. He's one busy man and hard to make him sit down for a while...even for an interview. He lives life...

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