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Brave GB well beaten by red-hot Russians

By Danny Caro, July 10, 2011

The Masters Futsal put in a brave performance before going down 8-1 against competition favourites Russia.

A combination of good organisation, shape and discipline helped GB keep the match goalless for the opening 18 minutes. They also rode their luck at times with the woodwork coming to the rescue on three occasions as well as keeper Phil Caplin producing a number of heroic saves.

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Ten-man GB edge past Switzerland

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2011

Strikes from TJ Keterman and Daniel Stanton helped GB edge past Switzerland 2-1 to maintain their gold medal hopes in the Open football competition on Day Three of the European Maccabi Games in Vienna.

But the result did not give a true reflection of the match as Swiss keeper Mathieu Wolownick made several world-class saves to keep his team in the game.

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GB swimmers make a splash

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2011

Team GB’s three swimmers maintained excellent form in the pool on Day Three in Vienna.

Between them, Trevor Pears, together with junior swimmers Hollie Fisher and Naomi Ayrton have claimed 17 medals with the girls involved in more races today.

Ayrton said: “It was a very proud moment to receive medals for my country.

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Junior footballers reach EMG final

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2011

Joel Nathan’s Junior Football team booked their place in the gold medal match at the 13th European Maccabi Games with a 6-0 demolition of Spain on Friday.

Strikes from Zachary Collins, Michael Kenley, Connor Perlmutter, Scott Oldstein, Sami Zerovabeli and Stanley Offord saw the GB boys make it three out of three to set up a meeting with Austria or Germany in the final on Tuesday.

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EMG Day Three review on Team GB

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2011

GB were in the medals again on Day Three at the European Maccabi Games in Vienna.

GB MEDAL TABLE

OPEN FOOTBALL - GB 2 SWITZERLAND 1
Ben Winston's men made it two out of two with TJ Keterman and Daniel Stanton on target. But, for the second game running, they finished with 10 men ...

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Futsal stars pay the price

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2011

Team GB experienced mixed emotions on the opening day of the European Maccabi Games.

The Open futsal team went down 4-3 in a thriller against the much-fancied Australians.

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EMG Day Two review on Team GB

By Danny Caro, July 7, 2011

There were medals galore for Team GB on Day Two in Vienna.

MEN'S SQUASH TEAM WIPES THE BOARD
Rob Rackind, manager of Team GB Open Squash, was delighted after his troops romped to victory, taking gold in the men’s open competition on Thursday.

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Golden squash stars shine for GB

By Danny Caro, July 7, 2011

Rob Rackind, manager of Team GB Open Squash, was delighted after his troops romped to victory, taking gold in the men’s open competition on Thursday.

A top-class line-up featuring Dave Lazarus, Sam Levin, 23, and former world No. 69, Matt Crawcour, 41, claimed respective 3-0 victories over Germany, Poland, USA and France.

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GB women put nine past the Germans

By Danny Caro, July 7, 2011

Sara Lyons was the hat-trick hero as Team GB claimed their first victory of the women’s football competition, thumping Germany 9-1 in Vienna.

Swept aside 7-0 by red-hot favourites USA in their opener yesterday, GB bounced back in style, forging ahead inside the first minutes.

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Junior footballers maintain 100 per cent record

By Danny Caro, July 7, 2011

Goals from Sam Zerovabeli and Michael Kenley saw Team GB make it two out of two as they edged out hosts Austria in the Junior football in Vienna.

Having won their opening match 2-0 yesterday, GB were quick out of the blocks with Zerovabeli headed home after 15 minutes.

Austria levelled five minutes later after a mix-up in the GB defence.

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