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Spurs fans back AVB, says Wynne

By Danny Caro, July 5, 2012

Daniel Wynne believes Tottenham supporters can go into the new season full of optimism following the appointment of Andre Villas-Boas.

The former Porto and Chelsea manager was named as the replacement for Harry Redknapp on Tuesday.

And Wynne, spokesman for the Tottenham Hotspur Supporters Trust, is confident club chairman Daniel Levy has made the right choice.

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Manchester Maccabi slip to defeat

By James Masters, July 3, 2012

Manchester Maccabi failed to halt a rampant Wilmslow as Ray Tammam’s men crashed to a disappointing defeat.

Wilmslow, who are unbeaten this season, were helped to victory by Toby Rowe’s stunning unbeaten effort of 106.

Rowe’s innings steered Wilmslow to 204-8 off their 40 overs, despite a fine effort from the Maccabi bowlers.

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MAL fall just short against MTSCC

July 3, 2012

MAL recovered from an extremely poor bowling and fielding performance to show great fight with the bat and push the 2011 champions all the way at Camdenians in a pulsating encounter on Sunday.

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Babai and Haik will make us great, says Phillips

By Danny Caro, July 3, 2012

Faithfold have cashed in on the demise of crestfallen giants North West Neasden A by re-signing Paul Babai and Johhny Haik.

The return of two key men is sure to strengthen the Superhoops' squad and help them push for honours following another trophyless season, according to assistant-player-manager Daryl Phillips.

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Maccabiah table tennis trial dates announced

July 3, 2012

Trial dates for Table Tennis at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel have been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.

The trials will take place at Kulanu in Kenton on Sunday July 15 from 1pm. The day is open to players of all age groups including: Youth (U18), Open and Masters (40+) and for both male and female competitors. Players of all abilities are invited to take part.

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BECC 1st beat Vale 2nd by 58 runs

July 2, 2012

An excellent team performance inspired Belmont & Edgware 2nd to an important victory over London Maccabi Vale 2nd in Division Three of the Middlesex Sunday Cricket League.

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LMV U13's edge home by five runs

July 2, 2012

An excellent knock by Thomas Goulde helped London Maccabi Vale Under 13's edge past Enfield by five runs.

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Cricket scoreboard - July 1

By Danny Caro, July 2, 2012

MIDDLESEX SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION THREE
Belmont & Edgware 2nd 165 Adam Jacobs 31
London Maccabi Vale 2nd 107 Simon Taylor 3-11
BECC won by 58 runs

COLTS

London Maccabi Vale Under 13 102-7 Thomas Goulde 49
Enfield Under 13 97-7
LMV won by 5 runs

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Hapoel happy with Champions League draw

By Simon Griver, June 29, 2012

Hapoel Kiryat Shmona have been drawn against Slovakian champions MSK Zilina in the second qualifying round of the Champions League.

The Israelis will travel to Slovakia for the first leg on July 17/18, with the return leg the following week.

Kiryat Shmona’s new manager Gili Landau said: “This is a reasonable draw against a team with a lot of European experience."

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Giorgi lines up Israel move

By Simon Griver, June 29, 2012

Wimbledon giant-killer Camila Giorgi is considering immigrating to Israel to help boost the country’s Federation Cup team.

Giorgi, an Italian currently living in France, stunned 16th seed Flavia Pennetta in the first round at Wimbledon earlier this week to inflict a 6-4, 6-3 defeat.

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