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  • Tuned-up Blues hand the title to San Ġiljan

    Tuned-up Blues hand the title to San Ġiljan

    Sooner or later Neptunes Grimaldi’s five-year reign as Malta champions had to come to an end. Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate sealed their fate yesterday when they produced some perky fare to win 12-10. The result means that the league title was...

  • San Giljan are Malta champions as Sliema beat Neptunes

    San Giljan were crowned Malta waterpolo champions this evening as Sliema beat Neptunes, 12-10, effectively ending their five year reign at the top. The Blues dominated most of the proceedings as they tore through their opponents’ rearguard like a...

  • Reds in must-win clash

    Reds in must-win clash

    Neptunes Grimaldi will be looking to bounce back from the heart-breaking KO final defeat to San Ġiljan Crystal Finance Investment when they face Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate in a crucial Premier Division clash this evening. The Balluta Bay Reds...

  • A border very hard to cross

    A border very hard to cross

    In the wake of our junior waterpolo team’s experience in the recent Comen Cup Under 20 tournament held at the National Pool Complex, there was not much we did not expect in the way of our results and performances against the competing teams. Our...

  • Exiles Ferretti ladies win waterpolo KO

    Exiles Ferretti ladies win waterpolo KO

    Exiles Ferretti won the 2015 BOV women’s waterpolo KO after beating Sliema Frank Salt 10-9 in the final at the National Pool. The match was close and, in fact, required extra-time for a winner to be declared. Elena Borg struck the winner for the...

  • Saints snatch dramatic win to land coveted cup

    Saints snatch dramatic win to land coveted cup

    The moment has at last arrived for San Ġiljan Crystal Finance! After two decades they have struck success in the shape of the BOV knock-out when defeating Neptunes Grimaldi by the odd goal in a 25-goal thriller that left all those present at the...

  • San Ġiljan, Neptunes battle for supremacy

    San Ġiljan, Neptunes battle for supremacy

    Neptunes Grimaldi will be en-gaged in another titanic duel against San Ġiljan Crystal Finance this evening as the two sporting antagonists from Balluta Bay will be clashing against each other in the BOV KO final at the National Pool,...

  • Marsaxlokk win to force title play-off

    Marsaxlokk win to force title play-off

    As a result of Marsaxlokk Fischer’s 16-14 win over Marsascala Nutrition Empire yesterday, the destination of the First Division title (and an eventual promotion/relegation play-off for the winners against Premier Division bottom team Exiles...

  • Bold Exiles overcome Valletta to keep hoping

    When Exiles Ferretti scored a dramatic 12-11 victory over Sirens in their previous relegation pool match, hopes were raised among their clan of a volte face in their bid to avoid the bottom place in the Premier Division and a consequent decider...

  • Division One title clash

    The BOV National League resumes this week after a short break for the U-20 Comen Cup. The Division One league campaign concludes tomorrow with a two-match programme. The clash between leaders Marsascala and second-placed Marsaxlokk is likely to...

  • Malta ease past Cyprus

    Malta ease past Cyprus

    Victory for Malta over Cyprus was very much on the cards yesterday. Indeed, the Maltese delivered as they plundered their way past their hapless opponents to reach a landmark 20 goals and in the process secure their expected target of ending their...

  • Mixed results for Malta

    Mixed results for Malta

    Not having to contend with their limitations when confronting the superpowers of continental waterpolo, Malta were involved in a match against a team in the lower echelons of Europe’s second tier at Tal-Qroqq, yesterday morning. It was a test to...

  • Strong Serbs overwhelm Izzo’s team

    Strong Serbs overwhelm Izzo’s team

    Again Malta’s match, against another vastly superior team that grows quality players abundantly like fruit on trees, assumed the proportion of a slaughter of the innocents at the pool in Tal-Qroqq, yesterday. There was nothing the Maltese could do...

  • Malta outgunned by classy Italians

    The U-20 Comen Cup tournament with an experimental set of new regulations in terms of squads, playing units, size of the pitch and the ball, got off to a start at the National Pool, yesterday. Malta faced Italy, one of the foremost waterpolo...

  • Neptunes ace Camilleri makes it two in a row

    Neptunes ace Camilleri makes it two in a row

    Neptunes Grimaldi striker Steve Camilleri has captured his second consecutive BOV player of the month award this season, proof of his consistent fine form and ability to produce outstanding performances in high-pressure matches. Camilleri’s...

  • Experimental Med. Comen Cup U-20 tournament at National Pool

    This year’s Mediterranean Comen Cup tournament for Under-20 national teams, being played in Malta between today and Sunday, will have new playing regulations which are being introduced. However, there will be no changes in the laws of the...

  • Molina and Vapenski keep Saints’ tails up

    Guillermo Molina and Boris Vapenski produced a class act to help San Giljan Crystal Finance to yet another victory over Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate and, as a consequence, put their team closer to the championship title. Beyond the Saints’...

  • Serbia crush Croatia to take world title

    Serbia crush Croatia to take world title

    Serbia won their second world waterpolo championship as an independent nation in an 11-4 rout of traditional rivals Croatia in the final. The Serbians, reigning European champions, stormed back from an early 2-0 deficit and turned the match on its...

  • Saints pass stern Valletta test to reach cup final

    Saints pass stern Valletta test to reach cup final

    This was far from an easy stroll for San Ġiljan Crystal Finance. Yesterday, Valletta McDonalds made them sweat hard for a place in the final of the BOV KO against Neptunes Grimaldi. Indeed, it was a stern test for the Saints as they tried to...

  • Routine win earns holders berth in final

    Routine win earns holders berth in final

    Unlike the other top teams, Neptunes Grimaldi have earned a reputation this season of becoming the bete noir of Sirens Ritter Sport. A routine 14-10 victory over the northerners, which was more emphatic than the score indicates, earned the holders...

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