The Malta Independent 25 June 2019, Tuesday

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Documents reveal new details in bitter Semenya-IAAF battle

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 18:27 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Caster Semenya was accused by the IAAF of intentionally running slowly at times to mask her alleged advantage from elevated natural testosterone, according to recently released court...

Formula 1: Hamilton takes pole position for French GP; Vettel 7th

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 18:12 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Lewis Hamilton again peaked when it mattered to clinch a record-extending 86th career pole position at the French Grand Prix on Saturday. It was a completely different story for Ferrari driver...

Tennis: Federer faces Goffin in his 13th Halle Open final

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 17:05 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Roger Federer will play David Goffin in the final as he bids for a record-extending 10th Halle Open title on Sunday. Federer defeated the 43rd-ranked Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France 6-3, 6-3 and...

Tennis: Barty to play Goerges for Birmingham title and No. 1 spot

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 16:46 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

French Open champion Ashleigh Barty will play Julia Goerges for the Birmingham Classic title on Sunday, and clinch the world No. 1 spot if she wins. Barty extended her winning streak to 11 games...

Copa America: Injured Sanchez leads Chile to quarterfinals

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 05:36 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Despite another ankle injury, Alexis Sanchez led Chile to the quarterfinals of the Copa America. Playing in pain after getting hurt in the first half, Sanchez scored a second-half winner to give...

Waterpolo, BOV Summer League: San Ġiljan see off the challenge by Birżebbuġa

Saturday, 22 June 2019, 00:01 Last update: about 2 days ago Stewart Said

Title contenders San Ġiljan TUM Invest registered their second win as they got the better of Birżebbuġa Freeport in a commanding 16-7 win. The game had a flowing rhythm as San Ġiljan controlled with ease but their opponents were no pushovers and tried their best in their limitations....

Tennis: Barty beats Venus to remain on course for No. 1 ranking

Friday, 21 June 2019, 19:15 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

French Open champion Ashleigh Barty remains on course for the No. 1 ranking after beating seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 at the Birmingham Classic on Friday. Barty hit...

Petr Cech returns to Chelsea as technical advisor

Friday, 21 June 2019, 12:50 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Chelsea has appointed former goalkeeper Petr Cech as technical and performance advisor, bringing him back the club after a four-year sojourn at Arsenal. Chelsea says Cech will be charged with...

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