The Malta Independent 18 September 2019, Wednesday


Basketball: Gasol completes historic double, Spain wins World Cup

Sunday, 15 September 2019, 17:33 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Marc Gasol looked to the sky as confetti fell, some sticking to his massive shoulders, and then cradled and kissed the giant golden chalice that goes to the World Cup champions. He's getting good...

Basketball, Women's Play Offs: First ever league title victory for Starlites

Sunday, 5 May 2019, 19:41 Last update: about 6 months ago Willie Vassallo

Starlites managed to put their names down, in the league title roll call, when playing in their first ever Play Off final. True, there was a Naxxar side, who contested, and lost the Play Off finals in 1999 after enjoying a 2-0 game advantage, but they weren't really the Starlites predecessors....

Basketball, BOV League Play Offs, Men Div. I: Athleta draw first blood, in overtime

Thursday, 25 April 2019, 22:50 Last update: about 6 months ago Willie Vassallo

Normal time was not enough for the opening final, with the two sides near to each other, and locked at the end. Athleta edged it in overtime, but there was nothing to choose between the two outfits, and the match could have gone either way. Hibs had Canadian, Chad Cuschieri Patus, in fine form, and given a...

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