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Danny Caro's Division One TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

There were some big calls to make in Division One but this team has an excellent blend of youth, experience and quality from front to back.

1. JAKE DOFFMAN (Brixton Old Boys A) - "been consistent in every game and has pulled off some wonderful saves"

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Bern to join London Lions

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

Exclusive: London Lions manager Tony Gold has confirmed that Daran Bern will be joining the club.

Having claimed a highest-ever finish and points tally in the Molten Spartan South Midlands League, Lions manager Gold believes that livewire Bern, the current JC MSFL Player of the Year, will provide extra quality and prace to his forward line.

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National Scratch competition details announced

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

The search is on to find the best Jewish golfer in the country.

The Association of Jewish Golf Clubs & Societies and Maccabi GB have linked up to host the National Scratch Competition which will take place over two days at The Forest of Arden Golf Resort, starting on September 2.

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Warner wins 10k bronze

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

Adam Warner won bronze at the 10K at the Olympic venue at Eton Dorney Lake.

Competing in his first open water competition of the year, Warner completed five laps of a 2K circuit in 2:03, knocking 15 minutes off his personal best.

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Danny Caro's Premier Division 2011/12 TOTS

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

My Premier Division Master Class features a hat-trick of players from treble winners Hendon. It's packed with pace, power, quality and goals.

1. SAM CASTLE (London Maccabi Lions A) - See Team of the Season

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Danny Caro's JC MSFL Team of 2011/12

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

The wait is finally over. Over the last nine months, there have been some excellent performances in the JC MSFL but in the end only 11 players could make Danny Caro selects his team of 2012.

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Delmonte and Rosenberg leave Manchester for Republic

By James Masters, May 31, 2012

Republic of Mancunia have pulled off a managerial masterstroke after securing the signatures of Stuart Delmonte and Tony Rosenberg.

The duo, who left their roles at Manchester Maccabi 1st on Tuesday, have agreed a deal to take over the
Republic 1st team after their resignations were accepted by club chairman Howard Hyman.

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Euro success for Israel

By Simon Griver, May 31, 2012

Israel claimed a record medal haul at the European Swimming Championships in Hungary.

Jonatan Kopelev earned Israel their first-ever gold medal at the Championships by winning the 50m backstroke in Debrecen.

Kopelev said: “The feeling is immense. It’s amazing. I’ve got shivers all over my body.”

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Peer blown away by Ivanovic

By Simon Griver, May 30, 2012

Shahar Peer is out of the French Open after she was beaten by 13th seed Ana Ivanovic in just 55 minutes.

The Israeli was unable to repeat the form which saw her beat Ivanovic on all their three previous meetings.

She bowed out 2-6, 2-6 against the Serbian.

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Peer in, Sela out at French Open

By Simon Griver, May 30, 2012

There were mixed fortunes for Israel's top players in the opening round of the singles competition at the French Open at Roland Garros.

Shahar Peer, ranked 55, cruised into the second round with a straight sets victory over Stephanie Dubois (97) of Canada.

Dudi Sela tumbled out 6-4, 6-3, 6-1 against seventh seed Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic.

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