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Double delight for Redbridge

By Danny Caro, April 18, 2011

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP FINAL

REDBRIDGE JEWISH CARE A 2
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 1

Sam McCarthy described his Redbridge team as “simply the best” after they completed a first-ever double with a hard fought victory over Hendon at Wingate & Finchley.

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It's Blain sailing for Faithfold C

By David Gold, April 17, 2011

JC BARRY GOLDSTEIN CUP FINAL

FAITHFOLD C 4 UJIA 3

A last-minute strike from Jonny Blain saw Faithfold C become only the second team to retain the Barry Goldstein Trophy following a seven-goal thriller at Wingate & Finchley.

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JC MSFL Matchday 31 review

By Danny Caro, April 17, 2011

Redbridge Jewish Care A sealed the league and cup double after beating Hendon A 2-1 in extra time, while Faithfold C retained the Barry Goldstein Cup following a 4-3 win over UJIA. Faithfold A sealed third place in the JC MSFL Premier Division. Danny Caro looks back on a busy day of Maccabi League and cup action.

JC MSFL MATCHDAY 31 REVIEW

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Gutman gets the nod

By Danny Caro, April 14, 2011

Herschel Gutman has been invited to attend the ICC Europe Centre of Excellence as one of the ICC Europe coaching consultants.

Gutman is Israel's National Cricket Development Officer and national coach.

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Edwards closes in on finals

By Danny Caro, April 14, 2011

Ellie Edwards moved a step closer towards qualification for the National Schools finals with an excellent performance in her first competition of the season.

Edwards, 14, won two medals at the Northern Open Young Athletes League match. She won the 100 metres in 13.15 seconds. Only one runner finished quicker in the other four heats meaning that Edwards took silver.

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Maccabi vets hold advantage

April 14, 2011

Manchester Maccabi and South Manchester Sports Club will contest the final of the MJSL Veterans Challenge Trophy after coming through the round robin stages.

Maccabi won both their match comfortably. South saw off Leeds Maccabi 5-1 to book their place in the final at Brooklands on May 1.

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'It's ours to lose now,' says Maccabi manager

April 14, 2011

Republic of Mancunia's treble hopes are hanging by a thread after they missed the chance to clinch the league title after going down to Manchester Maccabi 3rd in their final game of the season.

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Spurling called up

April 14, 2011

Scott Spurling has been called into the England squad for the Under 18 Six Nations European Championships, taking place in the south west of France.

England face Wales on Sunday in Auch, with the winner going on to play the winner of the France versus Ireland clash. The two losing nations will contest a third place play-off.

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Israel win again

April 14, 2011

Israel edged closer to a world record for consecutive wins after a hard-fought 20-11 victory over Austria in Netanya.

The home team ran in two tries, by Stav Gurtovoy and former London Welsh forward Matan Brosh. Amir Beutler scored the other ten points from kicks in Israel's 13th straight win.

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Silver for Sam at the National

By David Gold, April 14, 2011

Sam Waley-Cohen came within two and a half lengths of becoming the first amateur jockey to win both the Cheltenham Gold Cup and Grand National in the same year as Oscar Time finished runner-up at Aintree.

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