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Game over for Lipsky

By Danny Caro, June 29, 2011

Scott Lipsky, the French Open mixed doubles champion, is out of Wimbledon.

Lipsky and Rajeev Ram were beaten in four sets by Jurgen Meltzer and Philipp Petzschner in round two of the Men's doubles.

Fellow American Sean Berman bowed out of the Boys' singles in round two.

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Winston: GB ready for action

By Danny Caro, June 29, 2011

Ben Winston came away from the Team GB's final European Maccabi Games warm-up match with plenty of positives following a 1-1 draw against Wingate & Finchley on Tuesday night.

A first-half effort from TJ Keterman put GB ahead but the Ryman League club levelled following an error at the back from Michael Sacks that was emphatically punished.

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Zahavi joins Palermo

By Danny Caro, June 29, 2011

Hapoel Tel Aviv striker Eran Zahavi has signed a five-year deal with Serie A outfit Palermo.

The Israel international, 23, caught the eye during Hapoel's Champions League campaign last season.

Zahavi hit 27 goals in 91 League games for Hapoel and was had the most assist in Ligat Ha'Al last season.

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Jacobson joins Shrewbury Town

By Danny Caro, June 29, 2011

Joe Jacobson has joined Shrewbury Town on a two-year deal.

Jacobson, the former Wales Under 21 captain, joins from League 2 rivals Accrington Town where he made 26 appearances after joining on following an initial loan spell from Oldham Athletic.

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Double delight for Peer

By Danny Caro, June 28, 2011

Shahar Peer enjoyed a win double at Wimbledon on Tuesday.

Having progressed to the third round of the Ladies’ doubles with Cara Black earlier in the day, she then teamed up with Jonathan Erlich to beat the fifth seeds in the mixed.

The Israeli pairing overcame Aisam Quereshi and Kveta Peschke 6-3, 6-1 on Court 10.

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MAL 2nd claim 150-run victory

By Danny Caro, June 27, 2011

MAL 2nd claimed a 150-run victory over Belmont & Edgware 2nd in a friendly.

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Peer into round three of ladies’ doubles at Wimbledon

By Danny Caro, June 27, 2011

Israel's Shahar Peer and Cara Black of Zimbabwe have reached the third round of the ladies' doubles competition at Wimbledon.

The 15th seeds made easy work of American duo Raquel Kops-Jones & Abigail Spears, winning in straight sets on Court 15.

A 6-2, 6-3 victory sets up a third-round clash against second seeds Kveta Peschke and Katarina Srebotnik.

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Belmont & Edgware reach cup final

By Danny Caro, June 27, 2011

Belmont & Edgware 1st XI will contest their second consecutive National Knockout Cup final with a comprehensive 8-wicket victory over London Maccabi Vale 2nd XI.

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MAL cruise past Southgate

By Danny Caro, June 27, 2011

MAL cruised into the final of the National Knockout Cup with a dominant, if at times a little sloppy, performance against Southgate at Old Camdenians in Mill Hill

With the pitch still a touch damp on top it came as a slight surprise that Southgate captain Richard Mitchell opted to bat first on winning the toss.

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Cricket scoreboard – June 26

By Danny Caro, June 27, 2011

MACCABI NATIONAL KNOCKOUT CUP SEMI-FINALS

London Maccabi Vale 2nd 96 (31 overs) Neil Myeroff 3-7

Belmont & Edgware 1st 96-2 Ashley Connick 42

BECC won by 8 wickets

SEE MATCH REPORT

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