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Allweis leads South Manchester home

May 5, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE DIVISION THREE
SOUTH MANCHESTER 167 all out
SALFORD 101 all out
South Manchester won by 66 runs

South Manchester Sports claimed a 66-run victory over local rivals Salford Blue Jays in the GMACL.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: May 3

By Danny Caro, May 5, 2015

Here are my star men from Matchday 34 of the season.

1. RUSSELL CORIN (Hendon Utd SC A) - his team's outstanding player at Wingate in the Anekstein Cup final. Was the difference between 3-1 and a Raiders romp

2. JOSH PISTOL (NL Raiders A) - kept Hendon danger man Greg Corin quiet, got up and down well and almost scored a diving header

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Lions complete WFL hat-trick of titles

By Danny Caro, May 5, 2015

Maccabi London Lions White were crowned champions for the third consecutive year after lifting the Watford Friendly League Red Division title.

Having won the respective WFL U9 and U10 championships, the Lions won the league in style, losing only three matches in their 20-game campaign, to run out victors by a seven-point margin.

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Maccabi Masters review: May 3

By Jeremy Silverstone, May 4, 2015

Division One champions North London Raiders concluded their league campaign in style, and enjoyed the perfect preparation for Sunday’s Masters Cup final.

The double hopefuls romped past Faithfold 5-1 in the Maccabi Masters Football League, courtesy of goals from Saul Conway (2), Andy Bloom, Rob Cohen and Jon Isaacs. Ben Simons scored Faithfold’s consolation.

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Salmon serves up double treat for FC Team

May 3, 2015

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY FINAL
FC TEAM B 1 LOS BLANCOS 0

Mitch Young praised his players for a "phenomenal" season after a first-half header from strike Richard Salmon saw off a strong Los Blancos challenge and secure FC Team B the Barry Goldstein Trophy to add to their league title this season.

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Raiders clinch league and cup double

By Danny Caro, May 3, 2015

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP FINAL
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 1 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 3

A stunning first-half display from Norstar London Raiders A saw them blow Hendon United away at Wingate & Finchley to clinch the Cyril Anekstein Cup as they ended the season in style by completing the double.

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Blatt wants to be 'the best'

By Simon Griver, May 1, 2015

David Blatt has steered Cleveland Cavaliers into the semi-finals of the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs.

The Cavs beat the Boston Celtics 4-0 in the seven-game series in the first round of the playoffs to set up a meeting with the Chicago Bulls or Milwaukee Bucks.

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Peer given new hope

By Simon Griver, May 1, 2015

Shahar Peer has appointed Eric Van Harpen as her new coach after winning the ITF Istanbul tournament – her first competition victory in two years.

She beat Czech Kristyna Pliskova (129) in a close fought final and rises to 119 in the WTA rankings, although the win is not enough to secure automatic qualification for the main draws at the French Open and Wimbledon.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: April 26

By Danny Caro, May 1, 2015

Adam Ellis moved to the top of the MGBSFL leaderboard after firing a double in Shacharit Donetsk's final game.

OVERALL

34 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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32 – Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 11 for RJC A)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)
Simon Moses (Blancos – includes two for Brady)

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BGTF pen pics: meet Los Blancos

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Formed in the summer of 2010 by Josh Cohen, Marc Benamram and Joel Minsky, and as per the team name, Los Blancos "stupidly" decided to play in white. Five seasons and a fair few tubs of Vanish later, LB are embarking on their first trip to The Harry Abrahams Stadium.

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