The Malta Independent 18 August 2019, Sunday


Italian cycling great Felice Gimondi dies at age 76

Saturday, 17 August 2019, 17:18 Last update: about 14 hours ago Associated Press

Felice Gimondi, one of only seven cyclists to have won all three Grand Tours, has died. He was 76. The Italian Cycling Federation (FCI) said efforts to resuscitate Gimondi failed after the...

Cycling: Elia Viviani wins European championships road race

Sunday, 11 August 2019, 16:50 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Elia Viviani of Italy capped an already successful summer with victory in the road race at the European championships on Sunday. Viviani won a two-man sprint ahead of Yves Lampaert of Belgium...

Horse Racing: Paul Galea wins race in Russia

Sunday, 11 August 2019, 16:03 Last update: about 6 days ago

Earlier on Sunday afternoon, Maltese driver Paul Galea was in action at the racetrack of Akbuzat in Ufa Russia as he participated in the 3rd Leg of the Mediterranean Horse Racing Championship. Galea...

Shooting: Brian Galea wins the MSSF Trap Competition

Sunday, 11 August 2019, 15:25 Last update: about 6 days ago Steve Aquilina

Brian Galea was the overall winner of the Trap Competition that was held at the Malta National Shooting ranges in Siggiewi. He was joined on the podium by junior athlete, Nico Sciberras and by...

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