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South Manchester pay the penalty in League Cup

By Danny Caro, April 23, 2012

ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE CUP QUARTER-FINAL
South Manchester Sports 1st 2 PWC 2
(PWC won on 5-4 penalties)

South Manchester Sports ended their cup campaign in disappointing fashion by going out on penalties in the quarter-final of the Accountants League Cup.

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NWLJ Jet Off to cup final

April 23, 2012

EXCEL LEAGUE CUP UNDER 12 SEMI-FINAL
NWLJ 3 Letchmore 2

North West London Jets under-12's beat Letchmore 3-2 in the cup semi-final to set up a cup final showdown with HISHU.

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Maccabi Masters review: April 22

By Jeremy Silverstone, April 23, 2012

Scrabble came away with a surprise 4-3 victory over cup finalists Glenthorne United A in Division One of the Maccabi Masters League. Danny Sugarman (2) and Jason Levy registered for Glenthorne.

Less of a surprise was North London Raiders’ win over South Mancs, although few will have predicted the scoreline, with Raiders running out 9-1 winners.

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Hendon win Cyril Anekstein Cup

By Danny Caro, April 22, 2012

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP FINAL
Hendon United Sports Club A 3 Brady Maccabi A 1

Strikes from Greg Corin, Josh Bentley and Ari Last helped Hendon clinch part one of a possible treble as they beat Premier Division rivals Brady at a rain-soaked Wingate & Finchley on Sunday night.

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Cup winners showed character, says Rolfe

By James Martin, April 22, 2012

JC BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY FINAL
UJIA 1 North West Neasden C 1 AET (UJIA won 4-2 on penalties)

UJIA’s match-winning goalkeeper Darren Rolfe praised his side for “showing the character to come back from losing the final last year” to win the JC Barry Goldstein Cup final in a dramatic penalty shoot-out against Neasden C at Wingate & Finchley.

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Brilliant Brixton clinch promotion

By Danny Caro, April 22, 2012

JC MSFL DIVISION ONE
Redbridge Jewish Care B 1 Brixton Old Boys A 6

Brixton Old Boys A will be playing Premier Division football next season after hitting Redbridge for six at Donkey Lane.

John Nitka's men needed to win the game to pip Norstar A to second place and a dominant second half display did the trick at Enfield Playing Fields.

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JC Team of the Week: the contenders - April 22

By Danny Caro, April 22, 2012

GK - Ed Bloom (FC Team A), Darren Rolfe (UJIA), Russell Corin (Hendon), Ollie Brooks (Redbridge B)

Defenders - Jake Weiner, Jon Toby (both FC Team A), Alex Rosenthal, Josh Lipman (both Hendon A), Jon Ellis, Nicky Smith (both Brady), Ben Radstone (UJIA), Richie Caplin, Scott McKenzie (both Redbridge B)

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JC MSFL Matchday 32 review

By Danny Caro, April 22, 2012

Hendon United Sports Club A sealed the first part of a possible treble with a 3-1 victory over Brady to lift the JC Cyril Anekstein Cup, while UJIA won the JC Barry Goldstein Trophy. In the league, Brixton Old Boys A clinched promotion after hitting Redbridge Jewish Care B for six to clinch the runners-up spot in Division One.

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Tough draw

By Simon Griver, April 19, 2012

DAVIS CUP Andy Ram believes that Israel will need to overcome all the odds to regain their place in the Davis Cup World Group after being drawn away to Japan in the playoffs.

The match in September will see Dudi Sela (64), Amir Weintraub (191), along with doubles specialists Jonathan Erlich and Ram, take on a Japanese team that features three players in the top 100, led by Kei Nishikori (17).

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Gold: I'm proud of my Lions

By Danny Caro, April 19, 2012

FOOTBALL London Lions manager Tony Gold believes his team has over-achieved after they defied the odds to win their penultimate game of the Spartan Midlands League Division One season.

The Lions had 20 players unavailable but it mattered little as they chalked up their 21st victory of the season, beating Chesham United Reserves 3-1.

Ben Ellis opened the scoring following good work from Camer

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