MALTA rugby league international Paul Marzella has been named in Malta?s rugby union squad to contest Malta?s upcoming Rugby Union World Cup Qualifiers where Malta will meet Denmark in a home and away series as part of Malta?s RWC qualifying route.
MALTA have withdrawn from this year?s Mediterranean Cup in Lebanon, altering their concentration and efforts into the proposed exhibition match in Malta set for October.
PASSIONATE, loyal and a perfectionist would be the ideal words to describe Malta?s national coach Joe Grima. Modest and fanatical could be two others.
THE Malta Knights will feature on Channel 9's Footy Show tomorrow(31-03-05) night.
MALTESE-AUSTRALIAN Iron woman athlete and model Candice Falzon has begun the call for beautiful women of Maltese heritage to register their interest for the Inaugural Miss Malta Knight 2005 Pageant, which will lead the fundraising proceedings in order to help Malta contest the 2005 Mediterranean Cup and host their inaugural rugby league fixture in Malta.
MALTA have drawn group D for the VB Sevens to be held at the Western Weekender Stadium at St Marys on Saturday February 12.
Malta will meet the Cook Islands before taking on the New Zealand Maori?s selection.
MRLA Spokesperson Anthony Micallef is hopeful the Maltese community will turn out in support of the Malta Knights.
EMERGING from the rugby league shadows, Malta provided an entertaining and successful appearance in their first Sevens competition, the 2005 Orara Valley Sevens on Australia?s east coast at Coffs Harbour.
TEN long seasons after retiring in the top grade, Malta?s greatest rugby league product Mario Fenech successfully completed a comeback to rugby league in making his debut for Malta over the weekend.
HOLLYWOOD artist Russell Crowe was a popular face in the crowd at the TOFOG Sportsground for the 2005 Orara Valley Sevens yet it was the newest nation (Malta) on the rugby league scene gaining the attention, and even that of the Gladiator himself.
EMBLAZONED with the Maltese Cross, the red & white strip of the Malta national rugby league team are set to embark on Coffs Harbour for this weekend?s Orara Valley Sevens at Coramba?s TOFOG Sportsground and they?re not just here to make up the numbers, says head coach Joe Grima.