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MAL 2nds go down fighting

By Danny Caro, May 10, 2011

MAL 2nd went down to a 49-run defeat against Whittington CC.

In his first job as captain, Gidon Katten won the toss and without hesitation put the opposition into bat so that the 2nds would have a chance to get into the game without the pressure of having to set a target in their first game of the season.

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Belmont & Edgware suffer five-wicket defeat

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

Belmont and Edgware started their Middlesex Sunday League season with a five-wicket defeat against West Middlesex.

Stand-in captain Warren Averbuch won the toss and elected to bat.

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Lions Reserves well beaten in cup final

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

London Lions Reserves were beaten by Hatfield Town in the Spartan Reserve League Cup final.

A 3-0 defeat dampened an excellent first season in the league left them without tangible reward for a season in which they've achieved so much.

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South Manchester claim top five finish

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

South Manchester rounded off their Accountants League Premier season with their third win on the bounce to finish in the lofty position of fifth.

Missing a host of regulars, a number of players were forced to play out of position but this seemed to encourage quick passing football and within 20 minutes they were two goals to the good.

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Cricket scoreboard - May 12

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

MIDDLESEX SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION ONE

London Maccabi Vale 1st 236 Richard Black 100
North London Muslims 237-7
LMV lost by 3 wickets

MIDDLESEX SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION TWO

SKLP CC 180-9 (40 overs) Mark Landau 4-37
MAL 172-9 (40 overs) Mark Landau 65
MAL lost by 8 runs
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Glenthorne B name new management for next season

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

JC MSFL Glenthorne United B have announced a new management team that will take charge after Sunday’s Division Four potential title decider on Sunday.

Elliot Coulton, and his assistant Jimmy Law will be replaced by Sam Rosenthal and Craig Sandford.

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MAL beaten in league opener

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

MAL kicked off their 2011 Middlesex Sunday League campaign with loss in a tight game at SKLP in Division Two.

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Grant: Blame me if we go down

By Danny Caro, May 9, 2011

Avram Grant has admitted that he will take full responsibility if West Ham are relegated from the Premier Division.

The Israeli manager saw his team's hopes take another blow in the 1-1 draw against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday.

Grant said: "The team's position is my responsibility. All the things that happen in the club are down to me.

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JC MSFL Matchday 34 review

By Danny Caro, May 8, 2011

The Division Four title race will go down to the wire after Inter Borehamwood put nine past Los Blancos. Elsewhere, Faithfold C sealed third in Division Three after a Jonny Blain-inspired display against Catford & Bromley. Danny Caro looks back on the action on the penultimate weekend of the season.

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Luzon: We have no favourite

By Simon Griver, May 6, 2011

Israel FA chairman Avi Luzon has declined to throw his public support behind Fifa chief Sepp Blatter.

Seeking a fourth term as president of football's world governing body, Blatter is being challenged by president of the Asian Football Confederation Mohammed Bin Hammam of Qatar. Israel's FA is one of 208 member associations who will choose between Blatter and Bin Hammam on June 1.

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