The Malta Under 16 Girls selection, playing in Gibraltar in the FIBA Under 16 Division C championships, topped Group A after the first phase of the competition after registering the second consecutive win by beating Kosovo 71-63 yesterday.

Malta thus has qualified for the semifinals where they will face Wales who came second in Group B behind Armenia and ahead of Gibraltar and Monaco. This game should tip-off at 4.15pm (Malta time). The other semifinal is between Armenia and Georgia.

In the meantime, the boys; Under 16 selection yesterday lost 66-74 to Moldova (click here to see the game stats) and now will have their next match on Sunday versus San Marino in the game for the 9th or 10th classification in the championships.