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  • January gamble paid off for Senglea, says club president

    January gamble paid off for Senglea, says club president

    Senglea Athletic’s impressive season turnaround was not far off from being described as a ‘Great Escape’. The Cottonera outfit proved their critics wrong by making amends to some mistakes committed in the first round and retain their Premier...

  • We want to create history against St Andrews, warns coach Glumac

    We want to create history against St Andrews, warns coach Glumac

    Marko Glumac has set his sights on helping Sta Luċija become the first Division One side to win promotion to the Premier League via the promotion play-off when his team takes on St Andrews on Sunday. The Saints assured themselves of finishing...

  • Hibernians force decider

    Hibernians force decider

    STARLITES GIG 57HIBERNIANS     63 (11-9, 8-8, 14-11, 18-23; 6-12) The 2019 league crown will only be presented after the decisive game five as the finals series is tied at two-all after Hibernians once again managed to overturn a Starlites lead in...

  • Watch: Warriors hold off Rockets for 2-0 series lead, Bucks power past Celtics

    Watch: Warriors hold off Rockets for 2-0 series lead, Bucks power past Celtics

    Kevin Durant scored 29 points and Klay Thompson added 21 on Tuesday as the Golden State Warriors downed the Houston Rockets 115-109 in a bruising NBA playoff clash. The reigning champion Warriors never trailed, but they had to battle to the end...

  • Giant-slayers Ajax can go all the way: Dutch press

    Giant-slayers Ajax can go all the way: Dutch press

    Ajax's fairy-tale season continues with a Champions League final now "within reach", Dutch media gushed on Wednesday following the Amsterdam underdogs' 1-0 victory over Tottenham in London. "Finals are in sight," headlined popular daily tabloid...

  • Joshua to defend heavyweight titles against Ruiz Jr in New York

    Joshua to defend heavyweight titles against Ruiz Jr in New York

    Anthony Joshua will defend his heavyweight titles against Mexican-American Andy Ruiz Jr at Madison Square Garden on June 1, the British boxer's promoter announced on Wednesday. Ruiz Jr, who will be bidding to become Mexico's first heavyweight...

  • Semenya loses court challenge against IAAF testosterone rules

    Semenya loses court challenge against IAAF testosterone rules

    South African runner Caster Semenya on Wednesday lost her court challenge against IAAF rules forcing female athletes to regulate their testosterone levels, but judges voiced concern with the application of the "discriminatory"...

  • Malta off to a winning start

    Malta off to a winning start

    Karl Izzo’s U-17's selection trounced Poland 14-4 for a perfect morale-boosting win their opening match of the European Championship qualifying tournament being held in Malta. The U-17's boys displayed aggressive waterpolo, with their sense...

  • 'Our history is completely linked,' says Prost of Senna

    'Our history is completely linked,' says Prost of Senna

    Twenty-five years after Ayrton Senna's death at Imola, one of his great rivals, French driver Alain Prost said: "Not only my career but also my life is tied to Ayrton Senna". "These are things that can be explained, but not completely," Prost...

  • Watch: How Senna's death made Formula One safer

    Watch: How Senna's death made Formula One safer

    The death of Ayrton Senna 25 years ago changed Formula One's attitude to safety to such an extent that only one driver, Jules Bianchi in 2014, has since suffered a fatal accident. In 1994, Formula One had gone eight years without a death.  After...

  • Liverpool's flying full-backs ready for Barca test

    Liverpool's flying full-backs ready for Barca test

    Neither Trent Alexander-Arnold nor Andrew Robertson have Lionel Messi's star power, but the buccaneering Liverpool defenders could play just as vital a role as the Barcelona captain in their mouth-watering Champions League semi-final. Virgil van...

  • Watch: Ayrton Senna: Brazil mourns 'superhero' 25 years after his death

    Watch: Ayrton Senna: Brazil mourns 'superhero' 25 years after his death

    A master on the Formula One racing track, triple world champion Ayrton Senna was the pride of Brazil. Twenty-five years after his tragic death in the San Marino Grand Prix, he remains one of the country´s biggest sporting legends. The anniversary...

  • Another chance for Barca's old guard to leave heavier stamp on Europe

    Another chance for Barca's old guard to leave heavier stamp on Europe

    It was ten years ago Alex Ferguson dubbed them the best team he had ever faced but those left from Barcelona's iconic generation still have work to do. Three remain and when Lionel Messi, Sergio Busquets and Gerard Pique line up against Liverpool...

  • Coutinho sale launched Liverpool European elite return

    Coutinho sale launched Liverpool European elite return

    Liverpool have grown used to seeing their prized assets snatched away by Spanish giants over the past decade, but the sale of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona has helped lay the foundations for a successful rebuild at Anfield. Coutinho, who has...

  • Watch: Ajax defeat depleted Spurs, close in on Champions League final

    Watch: Ajax defeat depleted Spurs, close in on Champions League final

    Ajax closed in on a first Champions League final for 23 years as Donny van de Beek's early goal beat an injury-hit Tottenham 1-0 in the first leg of their semi-final on Tuesday. Van de Beek's opener on 15 minutes was just reward for the Dutch...

  • Watch: Izzo wants Malta U-17 to show their mettle

    Watch: Izzo wants Malta U-17 to show their mettle

    The Malta U-17’s will be in search of a qualification berth in the European Championship finals which will be held in Georgia this summer when they open their commitments in the qualifying tournament at the National Pool on Wednesday. Karl Izzo’s...

  • Watch: Sixers down Raptors to level series, Nuggets beat Blazers

    Watch: Sixers down Raptors to level series, Nuggets beat Blazers

    Jimmy Butler scored 30 points as the Philadelphia 76ers turned the tables on the Raptors in Toronto on Monday with a 94-89 victory that knotted their NBA playoff series at one game each. The 76ers, beaten 108-95 in the Eastern Conference...

  • West Ham join Malta-based cryptocurrency platform

    West Ham join Malta-based cryptocurrency platform

    English Premier League club West Ham United have joined Italian giants Juventus and French champions Paris Saint-Germain in bringing cryptocurrency opportunities to their fans worldwide by partnering with Malta-based Socios.com. The move will...

  • Ex-Man. United player O'Shea to retire at end of season

    Ex-Man. United player O'Shea to retire at end of season

    Former Manchester United defender John O'Shea will retire at the end of the season, Championship club Reading announced on Tuesday. The Republic of Ireland international won five Premier League titles at Old Trafford, as well as the FA Cup and the...

  • Darmanin Demajo to step down as MFA president

    Darmanin Demajo to step down as MFA president

    Norman Darmanin Demajo will step down from as Malta Football Association (MFA) president when his term in office ends later this year. The MFA chief announced his decision during Tuesday's Council Meeting. “I have always stated that any...