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  • England hold on for narrow win over Wales

    England hold on for narrow win over Wales

    Two first-half tries by winger Jonny May were enough for holders England to beat a gutsy Wales side 12-6 in an intense Six Nations match at Twickenham on Saturday. On a freezing wet day in west London, May took advantage of two moments of magic to...

  • Neymar on target as PSG extend Ligue 1 lead

    Neymar on target as PSG extend Ligue 1 lead

    Paris St Germain were made to wait as Neymar struck in the second half to earn them a 1-0 win at Toulouse that extended the Ligue 1 leaders' advantage to 13 points on Saturday. The Brazil forward struck in the 68th minute to put PSG on 65 points...

  • Cadu comes to Balzan rescue

    Cadu comes to Balzan rescue

    Balzan               1 Cadu 60 Floriana             1 Fontanella 34 Balzan dropped two more points in this season's title race when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Floriana. Floriana showed more urgency early on and they took the lead on 34...

  • Dutch sweep women's 3,000m as Wust settles for silver

    Dutch sweep women's 3,000m as Wust settles for silver

    Dutch speed skaters got their campaign off to a blistering start in the women's 3,000 metres at the Winter Olympics on Saturday with a clean sweep of the medal positions, as Carlijn Achtereekte edged out defending champion Ireen Wust to claim...

  • Lim wins gold in 1500m to give hosts South Korea first medal

    Lim wins gold in 1500m to give hosts South Korea first medal

    Lim Hyojun won gold in the 1500m short track speed skating to give Olympic hosts South Korea their first medal at the Pyeongchang Games in front of a jubilant crowd at the Gangneung Ice Arena on Saturday. Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands took...

  • Gattuso's Milan continue revival with 4-0 win at SPAL

    Gattuso's Milan continue revival with 4-0 win at SPAL

    Milan continued their revival under Gennaro Gattuso with an emphatic 4-0 win at SPAL in Serie A on Saturday, extending their unbeaten run to eight matches in all competitions. Striker Patrick Cutrone scored two of their goals and midfielder Lucas...

  • Everton ease past Palace, West Ham defeat Watford

    Everton ease past Palace, West Ham defeat Watford

    Everton eased to a 3-1 victory over Crystal Palace and Swansea City continued their resurgence under Carlos Carvalhal with a late 1-0 win over Burnley. West Ham United beat Watford 2-0 and Stoke City came from behind to draw 1-1 against Brighton...

  • Watch: NBA roundup: Clippers get best of Pistons, Griffin

    Watch: NBA roundup: Clippers get best of Pistons, Griffin

    Blake Griffin scored 19 points in his first game against his old team Friday night, but the Los Angeles Clippers used a fourth-quarter flurry to overtake the Detroit Pistons 108-95 in Detroit in a duel of two teams involved in a big trade two...

  • World Cup Trophy in Malta

    World Cup Trophy in Malta

    Scores of fans thronged the Suq tal-Belt on Saturday to have a close look at the FIFA World Cup Trophy which arrived in Malta as part of the Coca Cola World Tour.  The trophy arrived in Malta along with French World Cup winner Christian Karembeu...

  • Ireland thrash Italy to make it two wins from two in Six Nations

    Ireland thrash Italy to make it two wins from two in Six Nations

    Ireland crushed Italy 56-19 on Saturday to make it two Six Nations wins out of two and secure their first bonus point of the championship. Ireland, who ran in nine tries against Italy in each of their last two meetings, looked to keep ball in hand...

  • Kane heads Tottenham to derby victory over Arsenal

    Kane heads Tottenham to derby victory over Arsenal

    Harry Kane's 101st Premier League goal was the difference as Tottenham Hotspur earned a 1-0 win over Arsenal, to continue their fine recent form in north London derbies in front of a Premier League record crowd at Wembley on Saturday. Both teams...

  • Birkirkara chalk up eighth successive win

    Birkirkara chalk up eighth successive win

    BIRKIRKARA               2 Grech 26, 71 SLIEMA WANDERERS 1 Milincenau 54 Jake Grech kept Birkirkara momentum going as his brace enabled the Stripes to see off Sliema Wanderers and bag their eighth win on the trot. Birkirkara opened the scoring on...

  • Kalla wins first Pyeongchang gold

    Kalla wins first Pyeongchang gold

    Sweden's Charlotte Kalla won the first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Saturday after powering away from the field to secure victory in the women's 7.5km + 7.5km skiathlon. Sochi Games champion Marit Bjoergen of Norway, who has...

  • Dahlmeier takes gold in biathlon sprint

    Dahlmeier takes gold in biathlon sprint

    Germany's Laura Dahlmeier put on a superb skiing performance and shot a perfect 10 from 10 to win Olympic gold in the women's 7.5km biathlon sprint on Saturday, with Norway's Marte Olsbu taking silver and Veronika Vitkova of the Czech Republic the...

  • England vs Wales - talking points

    England vs Wales - talking points

    England and Wales collide in a seismic NatWest 6 Nations clash at Twickenham on Saturday that will put the winner in pole position for the title. Here, Press Association Sport examines five talking points heading into the match. Patchell looks the...

  • Juve defeat Fiorentina

    Juve defeat Fiorentina

    Juventus ground out a 2-0 win at Fiorentina on Friday after the hosts had a penalty revoked in another contentious incident involving the video replay system (VAR). Federico Bernardeschi scored against his old club and Gianluigi Buffon made his...

  • Saints, Mosta share spoils

    Saints, Mosta share spoils

    ST ANDREWS 0 MOSTA 0 St Andrews and Mosta had to settle for a draw in an unusual match played under a continuous downpour which rendered the pitch almost unfit for play. It was Emmanuel Agyemeng who went closest to breaking the deadlock after 30...

  • Premier League - talking points

    Premier League - talking points

    The North London derby headlines the weekend's Premier League fixtures, which also see Virgil van Dijk return to Southampton and Riyad Mahrez back in the Leicester side - against the very club whose failed transfer bid for him sparked a...

  • Five things to watch at the Winter Olympics - Saturday, February 10, Day 1

    Five things to watch at the Winter Olympics - Saturday, February 10, Day 1

    SNOWBOARD (0200 GMT+1) Billy Morgan and Jamie Nicholls go in men's snowboard slopestyle qualifying. Nicholls was a surprise finalist at his first Games in Sochi four years ago, but must shrug off the disappointment of seeing his medal prospect...

  • Watch: Conte calls for collective responsibility over Chelsea slump

    Watch: Conte calls for collective responsibility over Chelsea slump

    Antonio Conte insists he wants to remain as Chelsea manager and feels there must be collective responsibility for recent poor results. Conte's Premier League champions have endured a torrid past two weeks, losing 3-0 at home to Bournemouth before...