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Peer on course for Wimbledon after scare

By Danny Caro, June 24, 2015

Shahar Peer remains on course to reach the main draw of the Ladies Singles at Wimbledon, but only after a scare in the first round of the qualifiers.

Ranked 120 in the world, Peer lost the opening set against Yuliya Beygelzimer, who is 51 places below her in the WTA rankings, but recovered well to win the second set 6-4.

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Weintraub and Glushko out of Wimbledon

By Danny Caro, June 23, 2015

Amir Weintraub’s Wimbledon dream is over for another year after going down in the first round of the qualifiers.

The Israeli went down in straight sets against Bjorn Fratangelo of America in less than an hour.

There was also disappointment for Julia Glushko who fell in similar fashion at the AEGON Open.

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Thorne reflects on 'positive' Maccabi Junior season

By Danny Caro, June 23, 2015

Laurence Thorne believes the future of Jewish football looks bright following what he described as “another positive season” in the Maccabi Junior Football League.

The MJFL drew to a close at the end-of-season awards ceremony in Edgware with 350 players and families in attendance.

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MGBSFL summer news, club and trials updates

By Danny Caro, June 23, 2015

Here's the place to find out everything you need to know about the latest movers and shakers, trials and training sessions.

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Salford edge into cup semis

June 23, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR CRICKET LEAGUE CHALLENGE CUP ROUND ONE
ASHTON 86
SALFORD BLUE JAYS 87-9
Salford won by 1 wicket

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Lions U14 Orange full of Dutch courage

June 23, 2015

Maccabi London Lions Orange were toasting European success after winning the under-14 tournament at Yom Ha Voetbal in Amsterdam.

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Rosh Pinah top of the class again

June 22, 2015

Rosh Pinah made a splash at the Maccabi GB Simchat Ha’mayim Swimming Gala - winning three out of four categories, including Overall Winning School.

The Edgware school maintained their grip on the title at Barnet Copthall Swimming Pool in Mill Hill, registering their third success in as many years.

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Spooner and Haffner lead LM Vale home

June 22, 2015

Adam Spooner notched up his first five-wicket haul for the club as London Maccabi Vale maintained their 100 per cent record in the Chess Valley League with a hard fought victory over Lohana.

Neil Lederman’s decision to put Lohana in was soon rewarded as Steve Allweis bowled with good pace and lift to get Savani to drag on to his stumps.

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Maccabi will be ready for Hibernians, says Jokanovic

By Danny Caro, June 22, 2015

Slavisa Jokanovic insists Maccabi Tel Aviv will not under-estimate Hibernians following the draw for the second qualifying round of the Champions League.

Jokanovic, who will be officially introduced to Maccabi fans this week, described the Maltese minnows as potentially “tricky” opponents.

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Lieberman and Glicher steer South home

June 22, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE CUP ROUND ONE
Foresters 183
South Manchester 188-3
South Manchester won by 7 wickets

Daniel Glicher and Akiva Lieberman were the star performers as South Manchester registered a seven-wicket victory over Foresters in a re-run of last season’s final.

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