Saturday, 18 November, 2017

Sport

Aiming High: Gibraltar darts team competes at World Cup

THE Gibraltarian men’s darts team secured a 20th place overall finish at the WDF World Cup in Japan. Competition took place during the first week...

Record Breakers: U21 side record momentous victory over Macedonia

GIBRALTAR’S U21 side secured their historic first ever victory by beating FRY Macedonia 1-0 in a UEFA EURO U-21 Championship qualifier.   Not only was...

ALL CHANGE: Gil Prieto to take charge of Gibraltarian Futsal team

JOSE Carlos Gil Prieto has been named as the new National Futsal Head Coach for Gibraltar. The news comes in the wake of news that...

RECORD BREAKER: French teenager sails across the Strait in Optimist

A TEENAGER has broken a world record by becoming the youngest person to sail unaccompanied across the strait of Gibraltar. Violette Dorange, 16, from southwest...

We’re Game! Gibraltarian backgammon enjoys record levels of popularity ahead of...

THE popularity of backgammon continues to swell here as Gibraltar is awarded the right to host the 2018 European Backgammon Championships. The continent's best players will...

ONE TO WATCH: Sailing’s biggest and baddest event will be heading...

ONE of the world’s longest and toughest sporting events will be heading through Gibraltar as it navigates the surface of the globe. The Volvo...

Gibraltarian match officials flown out to cover UEFA qualifying match

A TEAM of Gibraltar FA match officials were chosen to referee a UEFA Under 21 Euro Qualifying match between Liechtenstein and Wales. Referee Jason...

Rugby lads say they’re on track to become an international club...

GIBRALTAR Rugby Football Union (GRFC) feel confident that last week’s win against Hungary will put them in good stead to be an international club....

ON YOUR MARKS: Gibraltarians get set for weekend Mini-Olympiad at Victoria...

AN exciting Mini-Olympiad is set to take place in the hope of inspiring a new generation of sporting superstars on the Rock. Those in school...

Football journalist lifts lid about Tottenham manager’s life in new book...

LEADING Spanish football journalist Guillem Balague has announced he will be speaking at the 2017 Gibunco Gibraltar International Literary Festival. He will be using the...

Basketball tournament proves hit with punters for first ever year

THE Gibraltar Amateur Basketball Association (GABBA) organised the first ever basketball tournament last week. The tournament used a 3×3 setup, involving friends and family...

Gibraltar Phoenix FC wins first game after promotion into Premier Division

LAST NIGHT Gibraltar Phoenix FC played their first game in the Premier Division against Mons Calpe Sports Club (MCSC) winning 2-1. MCSC substituted midfielder Sacha...

Charity futsal tournament held in honour of suicide victim

ON Sunday the Victoria Stadium played host to a charity futsal event in memory of the late Maurice Coelho, who took his own life...

EXCLUSIVE: Gibraltarian Triathletes celebrate stunning medal successes at World Grand Final

TWO Gibraltarian triathletes achieved incredible podium finishes at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Rotterdam last weekend. Chris Walker, 50 and Andrew Gordon, 29,...

EXCLUSIVE: REDEFINING DISABILITY – Heroic Marine announces record-breaking Gibraltar row

EX-BRITISH Marine, Lee Spencer, has announced he is aiming to become the world's first physically disabled person to row solo and unsupported from continental...

Queen’s Commonwealth Games Baton pays a popular visit to the Rock

THE QUEEN´S Baton, which is making its 230,000km journey to Australia, took a stop in Gibraltar this week. The historic Baton is taking in the...

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Spanish authorities criticised after causing THREE HOUR delays at the border

WAITING times at the Gibraltarian border have peaked today after severe delays over the previous few weeks. The Gibraltar Olive Press has received reports that...
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