9 01, 2020

Atlas Insurance teams up with the Malta Sports Journalists Association to award young sports achievers

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Atlas Insurance, one of Malta’s leading insurance firms, has teamed up with the Malta Sports Journalists Association (MSJA), known also as the Għaqda Ġurnalisti Sports, to launch the ‘The Atlas Youth Athlete of the Month’ award. The aims of this monthly award are varied. First and foremost, the award is intended for those athletes up to the age of 21 who have distinguished themselves in sports achievements both in terms of sporting results in Malta or abroad, as well as adherence to the sporting values. Sports disciplines associated with this award can be varied, and all sports – both individual and team-based will be considered for this award. The Atlas Youth Athlete of the Month award is intended to promote physical activity and competitive sports among the younger generations and generate positive role models for our young people in general. “Atlas Insurance has been associated with sports, sporting events and [...]

9 01, 2020

Maltese Photographer Domenic Aquilina made it in top 10 Photographers in AIPS Media Awards

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With less than one month left to the celebration of world's sport media excellence, AIPS is proud to announce the names of the top ten journalists who competed in the two Photography category of the AIPS Sport Media Awards: Portfolio and Sport Action. The chosen journalists passed a strict selection and will be the roster of the potential finalists, expecting the three names will be unveiled on January 15, 2020. The list may contain more than 10 journalists because of ties in the voting. Here’re the top 10 published in alphabetical order by surname. PORTFOLIO TOP 10 (13) Naeem Ahmadi (Iran), Double standard - Iran varzeshi Scott Barbour (New Zealand), Australian Open Tennis 2019 - Australian Associated Press Andy Cheung (Australia), Light, emotion & story telling - UK Tennis Magazine Adnan El Hage Ali (Lebanon), Women fight bad weather - Al Akhbar Julian Finney (United Kingdom), Sport - Getty Images Alexander Hassenstein (Germany), Dohas track and [...]

8 01, 2020

Nadal and Hosszu chosen by AIPS Europe journalists as best in Europe

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For the second time in his career, RAFAEL NADAL - one of greatest tennis players of all times was chosen as the European Sportsman of the Year by journalists from 43 AIPS Europe national associations. Nadal already won this honor in 2008 and this year’s success reflects the potential of this leading figure in the world of sport . KATINKA HOSSZU , the Hungarian queen of swimming, for the third time in four years was chosen as the 2019 European Sportswoman of the Year. Hosszu was already a winner in 2016 and 2017 . Rafael Nadal was followed by Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus f.c and Portugal) and F1 champion Lewis Hamilton. Katinka Hosszu was followed by Italian Biathlon ace Dorothea Wierer and Dina Asher Smith of Great Britian athletics. It was the 37 th. annual poll conducted by AIPS – EUROPE through the world wide poll held by AIPS. As the [...]

27 12, 2019

It-tim tal-Kowċis rebaħ l-edizzjoni tal-Boxing Day Tournament 2019, bit-tim tal-Ġurnalisti tal-Isport runners up għat-tieni sena konsekuttiva

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Reġgħu kienu l-kowċis li rebħu t-Tournament tradizzjonali li jsir l-għada tal-Milied f'Boxing Day u li hu organizzat mill-Għaqda Ġurnalisti Sports. Il-Team tal-MFCA (l-Malta Football Coaches Association) kien iffurmat minn diversi eks players fosthom Daniel Bogdanovic, Paul Zammit, Brian Said, Julian Briffa, Rupert Mangion u l-goalkeeper Simon Agius fost oħrjan. It-team tal-Għaqda Ġurnalisti Sports li kien jinkludi wkoll players li jaħdmu fil-media spiċċa bħala runner up ta' din l-edizzjoni meta rebaħ l-ewwel żewġ logħbiet tiegħu kontra t-team tal-Malta Football Referees Association u anke kontra t-team tal-Istaff tal-MFA u tilef biss fl-aħħar logħba deċiżiva kontra l-kowċis. Din it-tradizzjoni ta' Tournament ta' ħbiberija l-għada tal-Milied bdiet fis-snin 70' meta kienet tintlgħab logħba football bejn il-Ġurnalisti tal-Isports u r-Referees iżda fl-aħħar għaxar snin eżattament mis-sena 2010 it-Tournament ħa forma ta' kwadriangulari bil-parteċipazzjoni ta' erba' Assoċjazzjonijiet l-GħĠS, l-MFRA, l-MCA u l-MFA. L-Iskop tat-Tournament ikun sabiex darba fis-sena dawk li jaħdmu b'xi mod jew ieħor fil-futbol [...]