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Furman ready to go again

By Darren Witcoop, August 8, 2014

Dean Furman has the added incentive to pick himself up from the floor – by winning a new contract at Doncaster.

Furman admits he took his time to recover from the heartbreak of relegation back to League Two last season.

The setback took its toll but the South African midfielder is ready to go again.

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Brentford chairman eyes mid-table finish

By Danny Caro, August 8, 2014

Consolidation is the name of the game for Brentford this season, according to chairman Cliff Crown.

Having clinched promotion after finishing runners-up behind Wolves last term, Crown is confident the club will hold their own in their first season back in the Championship in 22 years.

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Maccabi bow out of Champions League

By Danny Caro, August 6, 2014

Maccabi Tel Aviv tumbled out of the Champions League following a night of frustration against Slovenian champions Maribor who secured a spot in the play-off round.

Trailing 1-0 from the away leg, two goals from Agim Ibraimi either side of half-time left Maccabi with an uphill task and although they managed to score two goals, there was no way back in Larnaca.

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There will always be room for the recreational cricketer, says Landau

August 5, 2014

Here's Mark Landau's take on the hot topic that is a merger of Jewish cricket teams in London.

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Israel tennis tournament cancelled

August 5, 2014

The Negev Israel Open has been cancelled due to security concerns arising from the conflict in the region.

The competition in Tel Aviv, scheduled to take place between September 15-21, had been set to become the first ATP World Tour event in Israel since 1996.

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LMV close in on promotion

August 5, 2014

London Maccabi Vale are just one win away from promotion after condemning North Mymms to their first defeat of the season in the Chess Valley League.

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Merger would be a win-win, says Lederman

August 4, 2014

London Maccabi Vale captain Neil Lederman shares his thoughts on why a proposed merger between the top Jewish cricket teams in the capital could work

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Lions end pre-season with narrow defeat

August 4, 2014

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There are encouraging signs that Lions striker Max Kyte is poised to hit the goal trail this season with another impressive performance on Saturday against Belstone.

Kyte will enter the new campaign after scoring two goals in each of the last two pre-season contests.

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Wingate late show stifles Lions

August 4, 2014

Wingate & Finchley continued their preparations for the new season with a 4-2 victory over London Lions.

The Lions stepped up the intensity of their pre-season, with the visit of Ryman Premier Division side Wingate & Finchley on Thursday evening. Given the gulf in the two side's positions on the football pyramid, Lions acquitted themselves impeccably.

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South west success for Head

By Danny Caro, August 4, 2014

Shachar Head believes she has turned the corner after claiming the women’s title at the South West mid-year competition in Plymouth.

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