Lija Athletic and Senglea Athletic shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw at the Victor Tedesco Stadium in one of three BOV First Division matches on Friday.
Ryan Dalli put Senglea ahead on the 14th minute but Paolo Dandolo levelled matters on the 31st.
A goal by Djamel Leeflang on the 64th minute gave Qormi another three important points as they defeated Gharghur 1-0 at the Centenary Stadium.
In another match at the Victor Tedesco Stadium, Vittoriosa Stars defeated Melita 4-0. An own goal on the 17th minute paved the way for the Stars who doubled the score on the 57th through Leighton Grech. A minute later, Liam Gauci made it 3-0 and Leighton Grech scored a fourth goal on the 67th.
Naxxar and Senglea lead the way with 18 points, followed by Lija on 17, Mqabba and Vittoriosa 16, Qormi 15, Sirens and Rabat 10, Melita, Pietà and Marsa 9, Gharghur 8, Fgura 7 and Zebbug 6.