Maltese ladies in European Championships

Sunday, May 23, 2010, 6:26

After last year’s success in Belgium the National Ladies Squad are in Romania to compete in the 2010 event in Bucharest. Last year, the girls placed a fantastic third after a narrow loss to Finland.

Over the weekend, the Ladies play 7 matches, including arch rivals, Moldova. Hope are high for a strong position after the weekend – should the girls win the tournament, they’re promoted to the Top 10, facing squads including England, France, Italy and Spain.

The following players are making up the squad:

Amanda Cassar, Kavallieri

Colette Bonavia, Kavallieri

Beverie Sultana, Falcons

Charlene Vassallo, Kavallieri

Tessabelle Sultana, UK

Dorianne Borg, Kavallieri

Victoria Aquilina, Valletta Lions

Marion Azzopardi, Falcons

Claire Casha, Falcons

Vanessa Attard (first cap). Falcons


Audrey Vella : Team Manager

Carmelo Longo : Coach

Steve Cilia – Physio.

Malta Rugby International XV’s Clubs Tournament 2010

An annual event, now hosted by Malta and the MRFU for the sixth time, the International XV’s takes place this weekend. Amid a few quiet(!) gatherings, the serious stuff takes place on Saturday 22nd May at Marsa, between 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Participating clubs include:

Tontons Flankers RFC – France

Sous Bocks RF – France

Dalmine RC – Italy

Malta Barbarians RC – Malta

Alligators RFC – Malta.

1 Comment

  1. carol says:

    awguri lil audrey vella tax-xghol siewi li qed tamel ar rugby tan-nisa – carol


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