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Maccabi men lift Premier title

March 27, 2014

Jeremy Banks believes the future looks bright for Jewish table tennis after the Maccabi GB squad were crowned champions of the Wembley & Harrow Premier Division for the second time.

MGB were confirmed winners following the latest round of results, with London Academy’s failure to win sufficient points proving decisive.

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Matchday 29 weekend preview

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2014

Oakwood A hope it's a case of fourth time lucky when they visit NLR A and look to end their treble hopes in the game of the day, while Hendon United Sports Club A go in search of maximum points from an important double-header against Redbridge Jewish Care. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action.

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We had to let Tussie go, says Oakwood chief

March 26, 2014

With Division Two football secured for a further season, we are now at liberty to lift the lid on the goings on at Oakwood B this season. PLUS the club's hierarchy can exclusively reveal why they’ve been forced to let Ian Tussie go.

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Brits on medals trial in Bratislava

March 26, 2014

Maccabi GB and Maccabi GB Scotland were celebrating as four British tennis players won medals at the 13th Maccabi Slovakia Tennis Tournament.

Geoff Isaacs won bronze in the Men’s Masters Singles, with his wife, Dawn, taking the same prize in the Masters Women’s category.

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Red card was unjust, says Benayoun

By Simon Griver, March 26, 2014

Yossi Benayoun scored the winning goal in QPR's 1-0 victory against Wigan on Tuesday night to boost the promotion prospects of Harry Redknapp's Championship team.

After firing home the early winner, he went from hero to villain as he was sent-off in injury time for a foul, but the Israel was philosophical about what he saw as an unjustified dismissal.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: March 23

By Danny Caro, March 25, 2014

Here are the star men from Matchday 28 of the season.

1. TONY HIRSHSTEIN (Temple Fortune) - "make two very good saves - one on to the bar and one around the post - kicked solidly and commanded his box in the goalless draw against Faithfold C

2. AVI KORMAN (Hendon Utd SC A) - "magnificent all-action display at left-back full of energy and skill"

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MGBSFL top-scorers: March 23

By Danny Caro, March 25, 2014

It's as you were at the top of the MGBSFL leaderboard after Matchday 28 of the season.

OVERALL
30 - Richard Fogelman (L’Equipe)

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22 - Jono Gaon (Blancos)
Ben Zloof (AC Mill Hill)
Dan Gordon (Faithfold C)

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18 - Nicky Woolf (Raiders B)

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It's advantage Rovers

March 25, 2014

TONY COHEN CUP QUARTER-FINAL FIRST LEG
HEATON PARK ROVERS 3 AFC FLIXTON 2

Heaton Park Rovers hold a slender advantage heading into the Tony Cohen Cup quarter-final second-leg following this bad-tempered win over AFC Flixton.

Both sides were reduced to 10 men with HPR striker Jonathan Franks and AFC Flixton’s Simon Kaye handed their marching orders for violent conduct.

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Aviv City win Olim Cup

March 25, 2014

OLIM CUP FINAL
AVIV CITY 3 JERUSALEM 1

Aviv City regained the Olim Cup on Saturday night after a thrilling tussle with Jerusalem at Nes Siyona training ground.

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Haringman takes NLR C up

By Danny Caro, March 24, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION THREE
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS C 2 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB C 1

Strikes from Alex Goodman and Nick Haringman helped Norstar secure promotion to Division Two with a hard fought, but in the end comfortable, victory over Hendon C.

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