The Maltese women’s basketball team participated in the FIBA Women’s European Championships for Small Countries held in Cork, Ireland, between June 26 and July 1, 2018.
Malta placed third after qualifying to the semi-finals from the Group stages, losing to Luxembourg in the semi-finals and beating Norway in the game for third place.
The Ambassador of Malta to Ireland, H E Leonard Sacco and his spouse Tessa Sacco, met the Maltese team, coach and Malta Basketball Association officials, as well as supporters who accompanied the team to Ireland. They attended the last two Malta games in the competition.
“The Embassy of Malta would like to congratulate the Association, officials, coach and players on their success.”