FINA continue to dominate the current MAPFRE MSV Life National League. Team Fina now enjoy a good lead of 11 points over the reigning champions okmalta.com. RAMIS are in third place but are being chased by Turu’s Knights who are vying for the team’s second podium placing ever.
The current leaders, Team Fina, are the most decorated team in Maltese bowling having won 22 of the last 39 league titles. This includes a unique winning streak of 13 titles in a row. No other team comes close to their distinguished record book which includes a team game of 1011 points which was a new national record when it was set in 2015.
Team Fina enjoy a good mix of experienced bowlers and upcoming talent. Stalwart Sue Abela remains the soul of the team but she is assisted by the experience of Kenneth Arpa and Justin Caruana Scicluna, the latter being the reigning national champion. Mark Muscat and Matthew Magro both present improving talent and provide a boost to the team.
The midfield tussle is evolving into a close fight between four teams involving Yobetit, Royal Shock, XS and Supreme. Some direct clashes over the three weeks may be crucial for the ultimate positions.
The best bowler in week 11 was Rankin Camilleri with a 720 series whilst Sara Xuereb was the best lady with 583 score. Nicholas Zahra was the bowler of the week in the second division with a score of 630. Stephanie Said was the best lady with a score of 506.
Results week 11:
Supreme vs Satariano 2 – 6
Turu’s vs okmalta.com 0 – 8
XS vs Royalshock 2 – 6
Ramis vs Yobetit 6 – 2
Bank of Valletta vs Fina 0 – 8
BOV vs Vintage 6 – 2
Brutal legendz vs One For All 8 – 0
Supersonic vs Strike Me J 6 – 2
MIA vs 4Play 8 – 0
Mean Machine vs Blitzgriek 6 – 2