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  • Blues’ edge tells in the end

    Blues’ edge tells in the end

    At the end of the day, Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate registered a 14-8 routine win over Exiles Ferretti, a result which cuts the Blues’ leeway in the top pool from leaders Neptunes to two points, with the Reds having to recuperate today’s match in...

  • San Ġiljan in must-win clash against Neptunes

    The Balluta Bay derby between Neptunes Grimaldi and San Ġiljan All Care Insurance will bring to an end the round robin phase of the 2014 BOV Premier League championship tomorrow evening at the National Pool. The six teams in the top flight will be...

  • Blues pip Saints in hard-fought match

    Blues pip Saints in hard-fought match

    Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate pipped San Ġiljan Allcare in a close encounter yesterday marked by a spate of expulsions which alternated almost throughout. The Blues earned the verdict thanks to a better conversion rate on extra-man sets and their...

  • Neptunes pass tough Sirens test

    Neptunes pass tough Sirens test

    Another enthralling, even if error-strewn contest, went the way of league leaders Neptunes Grimaldi after they edged the highly competitive Sirens Ritter Sport by the odd goal in 27, yesterday. The result ousts the St Paul’s Bay from the top three...

  • Controversy casts a shadow over race for top-three spots

    Controversy casts a shadow over race for top-three spots

    Sirens Ritter Sport’s victory over San Ġiljan Allcare on Saturday may have come too late for the St Paul’s Bay team to challenge for a place in the top three in this summer’s Premier League. Nothing has been decided yet but with only two matches...

  • Champions extend lead as San Ġiljan stumble

    Champions extend lead as San Ġiljan stumble

    After yesterday’s three-match programme Neptunes Grimaldi opened a five-point lead at the top of the table as the start of the championship three-team pool looms. The Reds beat Exiles Ferretti as comfortably as the 14-7 scoreline indicates, but...

  • Wins for southerners

    Marsaxlokk Fischer and Marsascala Mor€ registered victories over bottom team Ta’ Xbiex Amigos and second-placed Otters Nivea respectively as the First Division programme was resumed yesterday. The main source of inspiration for Marsascala was...

  • BOV National League

    Today: (Division One) 18.45 Marsaxlokk vs Ta’ Xbiex; 20.00 Otters vs Marsascala. Tomorrow: (Premier League) 17.00 San Ġiljan vs Sirens; 18.15 Sliema vs Valletta; 19.30 Exiles vs Neptunes.

  • San Ġiljan close in on Neptunes

    After the temporary suspension of the senior league competitions following a series of incidents in recent weeks, the programme was resumed yesterday with two Premier League matches which were due to have been played last Saturday. The most...

  • Sirens keep hoping for the third place

    Sirens keep hoping for the third place

    The BOV Premier League will re-sume this evening after a brief suspension of the competition which must have come at the right moment for all players, officials and administrators concerned to get together and discuss what needs to be done to...

  • National leagues to resume tomorrow

    The ASA of Malta said last night that following an urgent council meeting at the Tal-Qroqq Complex, it was decided that all national competitions will resume with immediate effect. Two matches from the top flight and one fixture from the First...

  • ASA Council to convene today

    The urgent meeting called by the Council of the Aquatic Sport Association (ASA), originally scheduled to take place tomorrow, has been brought forward to this evening, the Executive Committee of the local governing body of swimsport announced...

  • The straw that broke the camel’s back as competitions suspended

    The straw that broke the camel’s back as competitions suspended

    The decision by the ASA Executive Committee to suspend waterpolo late on Friday after the Neptunes Grimaldi-Sliema Frank Salt match, following what it termed as ‘consistent incidents experienced until now’, may not have been surprising in the wake...

  • Controversial finale as thriller ends all square

    Controversial finale as thriller ends all square

    A third Premier Division match in almost a week ended in controversy as protests marked another pulsating clash between old sporting rivals Neptunes Grimaldi and Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate who shared 20 goals, yesterday. The episode leading to...

  • Neptunes out to keep Sliema at a distance

    The battle for supremacy in this year’s BOV National League resumes in earnest this evening when leaders Neptunes Grimaldi take on fierce rivals Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate in the programme’s second game, starting at 8pm. Four points clear at...

  • Biros helps Reds beat gallant Sirens

    Neptunes Grimaldi booked a passage into the final of the knock-out competition after beating a gallant Sirens Ritter Sport who have come a long way this season after grooming a well-knit team spearheaded by Italian Christian Presciutti and Csaba...

  • Holders reach final

    Holders Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate beat Valletta Mc Donald’s in the first knock-out semi-final to earn the right to meet either Neptunes or Sirens in the final. The Blues had the edge and conducted the score except for brief moments in the...

  • Waterpolo

    BOV knock-out semi-finalsPlaying today: (First Division) 18.45 Marsascala vs Marsaxlokk. (Premier Division) 20.00 Sliema vs Valletta.Tomorrow: (First Division) 18.45 Otters vs Ta’ Xbiex. (Premier Division) 20.00 Neptunes vs Sirens.

  • Professional game seeks renewal in bid for popularity

    Professional game seeks renewal in bid for popularity

    Twelve hours after Germany had won the World Cup in Brazil, the country’s waterpolo team jumped in the pool for the opening game of the European Championship in the Hungarian capital. It is probably not the result – Germany suffered a sound 10-5...

  • Sliema edge Sirens as excitement turns into mayhem

    Sliema edge Sirens as excitement turns into mayhem

    The Sirens Ritter Sport-Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate match had a bizarre ending as excitement turned into a turbulent finish with prolonged contestations making for total mayhem. With 0.1 seconds left and the Blues leading 11-10, Sirens were...

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