NEWS

06.06.2006
Malta's Cassar A Permanent Fixture With Promotion Cup

After nearly two decades of playing basketball for his country, Malta veteran Silvio Cassar is anything but a dreamer.

He has never plied his trade far from the shores of the Mediterranean island, but the part-time schoolteacher knows a thing or two about hoops.

31.05.2006
Gibraltar Wake Up, Nearly Shock Andorra

Gibraltar made a stunning recovery from their opening day humiliation against Moldova in the European Promotion Cup for Men but still lost 68 67 to Andorra on Tuesday.

Thrashed 100-54 on Monday, Gibraltar hit back and led Andorra 21 17 after the opening quarter and maintained that advantage at 38-34 at half-time.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Michael Naudi GF 1.93 14.04.1980 Saint Julians (MLT)  
 6Christopher Anthony Sammut PG 1.69 10.09.1984 Carlton (AUS)  
 7Etienne Bezzina PF 1.94 19.01.1978 Attard (MLT)  
 8Steve Schembri SF 1.87 20.02.1979 Attard (MLT)  
 9Peter Shoults  SG 1.75 11.09.1985 London (ENG)  
10Omar Said PG 1.77 20.08.1980 Mississauga (CAN)  
11Adrian Micallef SF 1.90 25.01.1979 Attard (MLT)  
12Dirk Schembri PF 1.97 28.03.1985 Pieta (MLT)  
13Kristin-Paul Baldacchino SG 1.84 21.05.1981 Sydney (AUS)  
15Silvio Cassar 1.97 03.08.1971 Sliema (MLT)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Bruno Di Pietrantonio
Assistant Coach: Norberg Borg

Team

Malta
Malta
Malta

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Naudi11.8
RTS. Cassar6.2
ASK. Baldacchino2.4
STK. Baldacchino1.0
BSD. Schembri0.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.05.2006vs AND[L] 73-87
30.05.2006vs MDA[L] 66-78
31.05.2006vs GIB[W] 70-63
02.06.2006vs WAL[L] 61-71
03.06.2006vs GIB[L] 55-60

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Staff

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Secretary General: Joseph Muscat
Press contact: Colin Schembri