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Odesnik banned for 15 years

March 19, 2015

Wayne Odesnik has announced his retirement from the tennis circuit after receiving a 15-year doping ban.

The 29-year-old tested positive for several banned substances, both at the end of 2014 and the beginning of this year.

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Home is where the heart is, says Delmonte

By Danny Caro, March 19, 2015

Stuart Delmonte believes home advantage will be crucial ahead of AFC Flixton's Peter Morrison Trophy semi-final against MGBSFL second division champions FC Team B.

It’s the clash of the titans in Manchester as Flixton and Team B battle it out to become the first side to clinch a spot in the semi-finals of the Jewish FA Cup.

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Neasden will show no fear, says Kay

By Danny Caro, March 19, 2015

Stirling Kay insists North West Neasden have nothing to lose as they look to derail Hendon United Sports Club A's treble bid in the semi-finals of the Cyril Anekstein Cup.

OK, Neasden are huge underdogs on Sunday. Let’s make no secret of that. But upsets are part and parcel of cup football and that’s the message Stirling Kay will pass on to his players in the build-up to kick-off.

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Bale spearheads Wales squad for Israel qualifier

By Danny Caro, March 18, 2015

Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey and Joe Allen have been included in the Wales squad for the forthcoming Euro 2016 qualifier against Israel in Haifa.

Bale has come under fire for recent performances for Real Madrid, but manager Chris Coleman had no hesistation in naming the former Spurs star in his squad.

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MGBSFL Matchday 29 preview

By Danny Caro, March 18, 2015

Danny Caro looks ahead to some mouth-watering action in the Peter Morrison Trophy, Cyril Anekstein Cup, Barry Goldstein Trophy and MGBSFL on Matchday 29 of the season.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: March 15

By Danny Caro, March 17, 2015

Although all the big boys produced some award-winning quips in their post-match conferences, this week's award goes to a cheeky chappy whose team are involved in the Division Three promotion scrap.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: March 15

By Danny Caro, March 17, 2015

Although all the big boys produced some award-winning quips in their post-match conferences, this week's award goes to a cheeky chappy whose team are involved in the Division Three promotion scrap.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: March 15

By Danny Caro, March 17, 2015

Four contenders, but only one winner and what a strike it was. Take a bow Dean Nyman for what Sam Rosenthal described "the goal of the season".

He showed unbelievable tekkers and ice-cool composure in the east London derby with a real moment of genius.

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Five-star Oakhill teach South a lesson

By Darren Witcoop, March 17, 2015

TONY COHEN CUP SEMI-FINAL FIRST LEG
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS 2nd 0 OAKHILL LIONS 5

Max Levy described Oakhill's first-leg win as the "complete performance" as the students taught South Manchester 2nds a harsh lesson in the Tony Cohen Cup.

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Danny Caro's Premier Div TOTW: March 15

By Danny Caro, March 17, 2015

Here is my Select XI from the top-flight from Matchday 28 of the MGBSFL.

1. DAVID GORDON (FC Team A) - SEE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

2. ETHAN ZONE (Hendon A) - "all-action performance" against FC Team, "superb all game"

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