The Malta Independent 22 November 2017, Wednesday


Real Madrid, Besiktas advance in Champions League

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 08:06 Last update: about 15 minutes ago Associated Press

Defending champion Real Madrid advanced again to the Champions League knockout stages after beating APOEL 6-0 and Tottenham piled the misery on Borussia Dortmund 2-1 on Tuesday. Besiktas also...

Premier League teams chasing record in Champions League

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 12:33 Last update: about 19 hours ago Associated Press

The Premier League is on the verge of having five teams in the knockout stage of the Champions League for the first time. It has been four years since four English teams made it that far, but the...

Snooker: Borg beats Ebdon to reach second round

Monday, 20 November 2017, 18:57 Last update: about 1 day ago

Malta's Alex Borg had a very positive start at the Northern Ireland Open in Belfast yesterday when he beat former world champion Peter Ebdon 4-3 in a first round match. As the result indicates,...

Dimitrov wins ATP Finals, Grand Slam his next target

Monday, 20 November 2017, 11:18 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Grigor Dimitrov's talent took him to the brink of his biggest career win — but he needed more than that to get over the line. The sixth-seeded Bulgarian claimed the title at the...

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies at 49

Monday, 20 November 2017, 11:15 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

The WTA says 1998 Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna has died at the age of 49. The women's tennis body says Novotna died Sunday after a long battle with cancer. The WTA made the announcement...

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