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Managers thank their lucky Stars

June 23, 2011

Norstar Old Boys' management team of Alan Dove and Jeremy Silverstone bowed out in style after announcing their retirement after a nine-year stint in charge of the Maccabi Masters team.

The match in Paris signalled the fifth leg of their end-of-season tours, following previous visits to Amsterdam, Munich, Madrid and Brussels, and the match against Maccabi Paris-West proved to be a competitive a

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Lions cubs conquer Europe

By Danny Caro, June 23, 2011

London Maccabi Lions won the Under 11 competition at the Jom Ha Voetbal event in Amsterdam.

In a tournament featuring teams from across Europe and Israel, the Lions progressed undefeated, winning three matches and drawing another before crushing Dutch side RP Rennende Rabbis 4-0 in the final.

Sam Brummer (4), Sam Morgan (2), Jack Richards (2), JoJo Jaffe and Oliver Starr were the marksmen f

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Katz: Brit pack will do the business

June 23, 2011

Dov Katz is confident that the Team GB table tennis squad will turn on the style at next month's European Maccabi Games.

Team manager to a group of players, including several who are nationally ranked, Katz believes that his troops have what it takes to go all the way in Vienna.

"We are sending arguably the strongest ever GB table tennis squad to a European Games," Katz said.

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Ice-cool Israelis

By Brian Sacks, June 23, 2011

Israel sealed promotion into Division Two of the European Team Championships after winning a 14-team competition in Iceland.

While Britain's top athletes were contesting Division One of the European Team Championships in Stockholm, Israel won the Division Three event, finishing ahead of ahead of Cyprus and Moldova in Reykjavik.

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Warner's wonder show

June 23, 2011

Adam Warner maintained his excellent form with victory at the first-ever Great North two-mile race at Lake Windermere.

Warner, 21, won from a field of 600 swimmers. He also finished third in the one-mile race that attracted 6,000 competitors.

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The queens of Herts

June 23, 2011

Hartsbourne held off the challenge of 23 clubs from around Hertfordshire to win the Handicap Cup for the first time in 25 years.

A team consisting of Heidi Rosenfeld, Hayley Freedman, Lori Friedman and Valerie Lemer won the Ladies Inter-Club Foursomes at South Herts Golf Club.

The Handicap Cup is presented to the team with the best combined net scores and Hartsbourne won this with a combined

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Gold for Newman

June 23, 2011

Josh Newman took gold at the London Youth Games.

Representing Redbridge, Newman, 12, exacted revenge on two rivals, aged 17, who beat him last year, forcing them to settle for silver and bronze.

Leading after the set routine, Newman pulled away after the voluntary routine, winning by a healthy margin.

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Hartsbourne hold their nerve - and keep the Metropolitan

June 23, 2011

Hartsbourne have retained the AJGC&S Metropolitan Tournament.

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Brave Sela goes down fighting at Wimbledon

By Danny Caro, June 23, 2011

Israel's involvement in the singles competition at Wimbledon ended in near-darkness on Wednesday evening as wild card Dudi Sela was beaten by 15th seed Gilles Simon of France.

For Sela, it was the end of a brilliant run that had seen him win 16 consecutive matches. He went down after putting on a brave and battling performance.

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Norstar FC announce exclusive link-up with Pinner JFC

June 22, 2011

As a club with their own eyes on their future, established MSFL outfit Norstar FC have entered into an exclusive link with Pinner JFC with the latter focusing on their core strength of developing youth.

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