The Malta Independent 16 January 2019, Wednesday


Basketball, Women's Mapfre MSV Life National League: Starlites see off Luxol, after a scare

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 21:14 Last update: about 3 days ago Willie Vassallo

The champions remain locked in a two-way race at the top, after disposing of Depiro. They have now beaten their opponents five times, from six matches. The opening two sessions were enough for the champions, to claim the win, even if, after the break, it was Depiro winning the next couple of sessions, with minimal differences. ...

English Premier League: De Gea's saves help United beat Tottenham

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 21:03 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

There were too many saves for Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea to even remember. Everyone else was certainly counting: Eleven. The most by any goalkeeper in a Premier League match this...

Asian Cup: Almoez Ali scores 4 as Qatar advances

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 19:20 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Qatar thrashed North Korea 6-0 on Sunday and advanced to the knockout stages of the Asian Cup after the biggest win in this tournament so far. Saudi Arabia, which beat Lebanon 2-0 on Saturday for...

WADA panel to rule on Russia doping data as visit continues

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 18:23 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

World Anti-Doping Agency inspectors' bid to obtain doping data will head into a sixth day in the Russian capital as a WADA panel prepares to rule whether Russia has kept its word on the...

BOV Premier League: Citizens overcome Wanderers challenge

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 18:21 Last update: about 2 days ago Simon Farrugia

Without too much effort Valletta gained the points at stake thus closing the gap to just one point with Gzira and consolidating third place in the standings. It was a deserved win for the Champions though they didn't set any bushes on fire....

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