The Malta Independent 18 September 2019, Wednesday

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A picture which tells a story!

Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 10:00 Last update: about 1 day ago Domenic Aquilina

As the saying goes, sometimes a picture tells a story or rather there is a story behind the picture. It all seems just like a normal competitive football match photographic capture taken during a...

Tennis: Roger Federer to decide soon on Tokyo Olympic plans

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 17:59 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Roger Federer plans to decide "in the next month or so" whether he will play at next year's Tokyo Olympics. Federer said Tuesday his 2020 schedule is set through Wimbledon, which ends July 12....

Protests renewed against Italian Super Cup in Saudi Arabia

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 17:44 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Amnesty International and the journalists union for Italian state TV RAI have written a joint letter to the presidents of Juventus and Lazio asking the clubs not to the play the Italian Super Cup in...

Tennis: Nadal to open in ATP Cup in Perth; Djokovic on east coast

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 17:18 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal will start his 2020 season on the opposite side of Australia to Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer when he leads Spain in a group-stage qualifier in the new ATP Cup team...

Stones injury further depletes Man City's central defense

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 17:17 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Manchester City will be without John Stones for around five weeks because of an injury, further depleting the Premier League champion's central defensive options. City manager Pep Guardiola says...

Neymar's Champions League ban cut to 2 games

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 13:41 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Neymar's ban from the Champions League for insulting match officials on social media was cut Tuesday to two group games. The Court of Arbitration for Sport reduced the three-match...

UEFA Champions League: Liverpool begins title defense at Napoli

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 13:00 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Defending champion Liverpool and Barcelona open their Champions League campaigns with difficult away games on Tuesday as Europe's top club competition returns. Liverpool travels to Napoli, where...

Liverpool favoured for 1st Club World Cup in Qatar

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 10:30 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Nine years after winning the right to host the 2022 World Cup, Qatar will get to show it can stage a FIFA soccer tournament when the Club World Cup goes to Doha. Champions League winner Liverpool...

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