• GFA bans players and coach who breached betting rules

    GFA bans players and coach who breached betting rules0

    The Gibraltar Football Association has come down hard on players suspected of breaches of the betting rules following an investigation that started towards the end of the season. In a statement issued yesterday, the GFA said its Disciplinary Committee had taken the decision after deliberating on two separate cases of breaches against the GFA’s betting

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  • Gibraltar U16 reach finals

    Gibraltar U16 reach finals0

    Gibraltar’s U16 basketball squad will be playing Armenia in tomorrow’s FIBA U16 European Championships for boys being played in Andorra. The Gibraltar team beat hosts Andorra 56-61 after coming from behind in the first quarter. Playing at the Andorra la Vella, Poliesportiu Sports Hall the young Gibraltarians went on to win the next three quarters to

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  • Governor congratulates Island Games team

    Governor congratulates Island Games team0

    The Governor as congratulated Linda Alvarez and the Gibraltar Team on their return home from the Island Games with an incredible 26 medals. “Huge congratulations to Gibraltar’s Sportsmen and Sportswomen on your astonishing success at the Island Games in Gotland,” Lieutenant General Edward Davis said. “You have made Gibraltar very proud.” “The Island Games is

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  • ‘No sour grapes’ over Europa win, Wales First Minister says

    ‘No sour grapes’ over Europa win, Wales First Minister says0

    The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, said he had “no hard feelings, no sour grapes” after Gibraltar football club Europa FC beat Welsh champions New Saints 2-1 in a Champions League qualifier this week. “I congratulate them for doing that,” Mr Jones said. “I think it’s really important for teams from the small nations,

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  • Second ‘Sunshine Games’ beckons

    Second ‘Sunshine Games’ beckons0

    At the close of the 2017 Island Games in Gotland last night the Island Games flag was officially handed over to Gibraltar as the next hosts of the Games. President of the Gibraltar Island Games Association, Linda Alvarez, received the flag from the Chairman of the Executive Committee, Jorgen Petterson, during the closing ceremony of

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  • Men’s athletic team head for finals

    Men’s athletic team head for finals0

    Pic: Johnny Bugeja The men’s 4 x 100m relay team qualified for the final yesterday having put in a stunning performance in which they smashed the Gibraltar national record. The team, consisting of Jerai Torres, Sean Penalver, Craig Gill and Sean Collado, produced a time of 43.72 following a series of clean hand-overs coupled with

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