Will Malta ever make it to the Olympic podium?
Minnows San Marino and Bermuda won medals at the Tokyo Olympics, something that keeps eluding Malta. Luke Vella tries to understand why Malta’s medals bureau remains empty
Tokyo Olympics: Carla Scicluna finishes in eighth place, Eleanor Bezzina places 41st
Team Malta have ended their commitments at the 2020 Olympics
Tokyo Olympics: Eleonor Bezzina places 17th overall in 25m Air Pistol

Maltese athlete Eleonor Bezzina finishes 17th overall with a score of 289...

Maltese athlete Eleonor Bezzina finishes 17th overall...

Andrew Chetcuti ranks second in Tokyo Olympics swimming heat

Chetcuti swam the 100m freestyle in 51.47 seconds

Chetcuti swam the 100m freestyle in 51.47 seconds

Tokyo Olympics: Yazmin Zammit Stevens places third in weightlifting group

Zammit Stevens is Malta's first female weightlifting Olympian

Zammit Stevens is Malta's first female weightlifting...

Tokyo Olympics: Sasha Gatt finishes third in women’s 1,500m freestyle heat

The 16-year-old swam the 1,500 metres in 16 minutes and 57 seconds, but will not perform in the final on Wednesday

The 16-year-old swam the 1,500 metres in 16 minutes and 57...

Tokyo Olympics: Sasha Gatt finishes sixth in 400 metre freestyle heats

Sasha Gatt, the youngest member of the Maltese contingent, finished with a time of 4:19.78

Sasha Gatt, the youngest member of the Maltese contingent,...

Tokyo Olympics: Eleonor Bezzina places 26th overall in 10m Air Pistol

Matthew Abela eliminated by China’s Shi You Qi in badminton singles

Matthew Abela eliminated by China’s Shi You Qi in...

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games underway despite coronavirus threat

The 2020 Olympic games are underway despite the event being steeped in the...

The 2020 Olympic games are underway despite the event being...

Follow Team Malta at this year’s Olympics in Tokyo

Maltese athletes kick off Tokyo 2020 with Matthew Abela in the badminton...

Maltese athletes kick off Tokyo 2020 with Matthew Abela in...

Track and field athlete Carla Scicluna to join Malta team in Tokyo Olympics

Carla Scicluna is the final athlete to join the Maltese delegation in Tokyo

Carla Scicluna is the final athlete to join the Maltese...

Trans athletes in sport: debate on ‘unfair advantage’ divides athletes and supporters

Some women athletes think they could be disadvantaged competing against transgender athletes, but the Malta Gay Rights Movement insists there is no unfair...

Some women athletes think they could be disadvantaged...

Weightlifter Yazmin Zammit Stevens added to Malta team for Tokyo Olympics

Zammit Stevens joins shooter Eleanor Bezzina and Badminton Player Matthew Abela from IOC qualification programme

Zammit Stevens joins shooter Eleanor Bezzina and Badminton...

15-year-old swimming champ Sasha Gatt smashes her own national record

Teen swimming prodigy Sasha Gatt breaks national record in 400m freestyle by 5...

Teen swimming prodigy Sasha Gatt breaks national record in...

Pandemic puts on hold Paralympian's dream to shine in world swimming contests

Maltese Paralympian Maja Theuma speaks to MaltaToday about the difficulties faced during the coronavirus lockdown

Maltese Paralympian Maja Theuma speaks to MaltaToday about...

Lydia Abela appointed new President of Special Olympics Malta

Lydia Abela pledges to work on investing in the country's athletes

Lydia Abela pledges to work on investing in the...

Maltese deaf athlete’s national record went unrecognised for 16 years

Deaflympian’s record in Sofia 800m indoor race in 2004 recognised by national athletics association

Deaflympian’s record in Sofia 800m indoor race in...

Coronavirus: Olympic Games to be postponed, International Olympic Committee member says

Canada and Australia have already announced their decision to withdraw from the games

Canada and Australia have already announced their decision...

Malta’s blade runner gears up for crucial Paris games

Antonio Flores is training 12 hours a week as he prepares for the competition...

Antonio Flores is training 12 hours a week as he prepares...

Triple jumper Claire Azzopardi breaks own national record in less than three months

Competing in her last national competition of the season, Azzopardi surpassed her previous national record with a jump of 12.97 metres 

Competing in her last national competition of the season,...