National Leagues

First Edition: 1962

First National Champions: Vittoriosa Bar

Current Champions: Floriana Ajax MCP

Most Titles: Black Cat (Senglea) – 9 times (1973/74, 1980/81, 1981/82, 1983/84, 1984/85, 1985/86, 1986/87, 1987/88, 1988/89)

Most Consecutive Titles: Black Cat (Senglea) – 6 times (1983/84, 1984/85, 1985/86, 1986/87, 1987/88, 1988/89)

Match Format: 6 singles matches (1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7) and 2 pairs matches (4, 8). In Division 1, matches are played best-of-5 and in Division 2 & 3, matches are played best-of-3.

League Format – Season 2018/19:

 

Division I

# of Teams: 8

Format: (I) Three rounds with home and away matches.

Final Standings: (I) Top team will be crowned National Champion; (II) 7th & 8th placed team will be relegated to Division 2.

 

Division II

# of Teams: 8

Format: (I) Three rounds with home and away matches.

Final Standings: (I) Top team will be crowned Division 2 champions and will be promoted to Division 1, (II) 2nd placed team will be promoted to Division 1, (III) 7th & 8th team will be relegated to Division 3.

 

Division III

# of Teams: 14

Format: (I) Two rounds with home and away matches.

Final Standings: (I) Top team will be crowned Division 3 champions and will be promoted to Division 2, (II) 2nd placed team will be promoted to Division 2.