Advert

Waterpolo

  • Youngsters are coming through the ASA ranks

    Youngsters are coming through the ASA ranks

    Progress in swimming is gauged by records and their rate of turnover spanning a given period of time. The policy of the ASA through its Technical Committee and the co-operation of the authorities has been sound over the past years as more overseas...

  • Leaders San Ġiljan thrash Neptunes

    Leaders San Ġiljan thrash Neptunes

    A strong take-off and a clinical finish helped San Ġiljan put the seal on their undoubted power and precision which was also underlined by superior pace on their way to a thrashing 15-8 win over Neptunes Grimaldi, yesterday. It was a success which...

  • Valletta notch their third win

    Valletta McDonald’s started the Premier Division bottom pool play-offs with a 7-4 victory over bottom side Exiles Ferretti who are still seeking their first points of the winter campaign. It was the third win for the City team and their second in...

  • Play-offs to determine title winners start today

    Play-offs to determine title winners start today

    The BOV Winter League resumes today after 15 round-robin matches were played between February 28 and the Easter recess. The teams in the Premier League, now split into the championship and the bottom pool, will be involved in the six play-offs to...

  • Maltese girls miss out on bronze

    The Malta U-17 girls team failed to replicate their stirring performance in their group victory over England yesterday as they went down 11-6 to the same opponents in the third/fourth place play-off at the EU Nations Junior Cup. Having beaten...

  • Malta U-17 girls go down to Czechs in Odense semi-final

    Czech Republic 20Malta 13 (6-3, 2-4, 8-3, 4-3) Malta Under-17 national team were stopped from reaching the EU Nations Junior Women’s Cup final after going down to Czech Republic 20-13 in Odense, Denmark, yesterday. Anthony Farrugia’s team had...

  • Malta U-17 girls beat England 13-10 in opener

    Malta 13England 10(3-2, 3-1, 2-1, 5-6) The Maltese Under-17 national team had an auspicious start to their EU Nations Junior Women’s Cup Group B qualifiers after beating England 13-10 in Denmark, yesterday. Elena Borg scored eight goals and Sophie...

  • Izzo hails U-17 players’ resolve

    Izzo hails U-17 players’ resolve

    Head coach Karl Izzo and his U-17 national squad returned home yesterday following their triumph in the EU Nations Tournament, in Vienna, last weekend. On Sunday, Malta U-17 produced another spirited performance to overcome South Africa 11-10 in a...

  • Malta juniors hit back to beat South Africa in final

    Malta juniors hit back to beat South Africa in final

    Malta 11South Africa 10 (0-3, 3-3, 5-2, 3-2) Malta U-17 extended their momentum to the final of the EU Nations Junior Waterpolo Cup to beat South Africa 11-10 in the final and claim the prestigious title in Vienna, yesterday. The side, coached by...

  • Izzo’s boys in Vienna final

    The Malta U-17 team will face South Africa in the final of the EU Nations Junior Waterpolo Cup in Austria today after beating Poland 16-6 in yesterday’s semi-final. Nikolai Zammit topped the scoring charts with five goals while Jacob Sciberras,...

  • ASA youngsters stand test well in winter matches

    In view of their impending continental tournaments, including this year’s Euro Championship preliminary round, the ASA Under-19 team, comprising several players who also form part of the Under-17 squad, have been engaged in non-competitive matches...

  • San Ġiljan retain top spot

    A three-goal start gained by San Ġiljan in the first session made all the difference between them and neighbours Neptunes Grimaldi in yesterday’s top division match which brought to a close the opening phase of the 2016 BOV Winter League. The...

  • Sliema turn on steam as Valletta beat Sirens

    Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate turned on the steam to brush aside Exiles Ferretti’s feeble challenge yesterday evening. After their clearcut win over Neptunes last Saturday the Blues were not expected to falter against the bottom team. They started...

  • Sliema down deflated rivals

    Sliema down deflated rivals

    Invigorated by the introduction for the first time this year of John Soler and the re-inclusion of Jerome Gabarretta, Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate’s heavier guns downed Neptunes Grimaldi with a late five-goal spurt to put their hopes of winning...

  • Sirens and Otters secure first victories

    In a drab, low-scoring Premier League match Sirens Ritter Sport earned their first win of the winter season when they beat wooden-spoonists Exiles Ferretti 4-2, yesterday. The two goals which separated the sides came from centre Zach Mizzi who...

  • San Ġiljan join Neptunes at the top

    San Ġiljan join Neptunes at the top

    Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate overcame Valletta McDonald’s 10-2 to secure a place in the top three and a possible fling at the winter title while San Ġiljan completed the formalities with a 7-4 victory over Sirens Ritter Sport, yesterday. San...

  • Neptunes Marsascala collect the points

    The low temperature and intermittent rain forced the players to go for the comfortably warm ambience of the heated water at the National Pool as winter champions Neptunes Grimaldi and Marsascala Nutrition Empire collected the points at the expense...

  • Waterpolo

    This weekend’s fixtures from the BOV Winter League at the National Pool, Tal-Qroqq: Today First Division: 18.15 Otters Nivea vs Marsascala Nutrition Empire. Premier League 19.30 Neptunes Grimaldi vs Exiles Ferretti. Tomorrow First Division: 14.30...

  • Easy for San Ġiljan

    San Ġiljan ASC registered an expected victory over Exiles Ferretti yesterday to go joint top of the Winter League with neighbours Neptunes, both sides securing two wins from as many matches. The second-tier competition got off to a positive start...

  • Neptunes and Sliema secure victories

    Neptunes and Sliema secure victories

    Neptunes Grimaldi and Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate came out tops in yesterday’s matches, the Reds dismissing Valletta McDonald’s comprehensively and the Blues recovering to see off Sirens Ritter Sport. In the opening match, Jordan Camilleri took...

Advert
Advert