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England FC win Olim World Cup

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2011

England FC retained the Olim seven-a-side World Cup after beating the USA on penalties.

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Topperman heroics in vain for South Manchester

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2011

Steve Glicher was making no excuses after his South Manchester side were crushed by high-flying Knight Riders in the Greater Manchester Amateur Cricket League, losing by 172 wickets despite the heroics of bowler Avrom Topperman who finished with figures of 8-26.

Knight Riders were first in to bat and were soon on top with South Manchester struggling to keep the score down.

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Allweis leads the way for Maccabi

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2011

Allweis in rampant mood. Alex Goodman (20) kept the scoreboard ticking for Salford but some clever bowling from Maccabi skipper Ray Tammam (3-29) left them in disarray.

The rain-affected match saw Salford pass the 100-mark with Elliot Koffman (24), Elliot Shires (20) and captain Josh Henry chancing their arm.

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MAL cruise past Chigwell & Hainault

By Danny Caro, May 30, 2011

MAL cruised into the semi-finals of the National Knockout Cup with a comprehensive eight-wicket win over Chigwell at Woodside Playing Fields in Watford.

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Cricket scoreboard - May 27

By Danny Caro, May 30, 2011

MACCABI CRICKET NATIONAL KNOCKOUT CUP ROUND ONE

Belmont & Edgware 2nd 186 Jonny Kay 101
London Maccabi Vale 187-5 Jeremy Harris 52, Mitchell Mayer 3-24
LMV won by 5 wickets

SEE MATCH REPORT

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Holders through to cup semi-finals

By Danny Caro, May 30, 2011

London Maccabi Vale moved into the last four of the Maccabi Cricket Cup competition with a comfortable five-wickets victory over Belmont & Edgware 2nd.

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Belmont & Edgware 1st beaten by 50 runs

By Danny Caro, May 27, 2011

Belmont and Edgware 1st XI's disappointing start to the season continued as they were beaten by 50 runs against
Kensington and Chelsea in Chiswick.

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Northern Team of the Year

May 27, 2011

Akiva Lieberman
(Sporting JLGB)
The outstanding goalkeeper in the MJSL this season and a key part of the Sporting side which won the Tony Cohen Memorial Trophy.

Dan Ross
(Leeds Maccabi)
The club's Players Player of the Year by a country mile. A strong and determined leader at the heart of the team's defence.

Michael Sacks

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Shechter torn between Baggies and Bundesliga

By Simon Griver, May 27, 2011

West Bromwich Albion have offered Hapoel Tel Aviv striker Itay Shechter a four-year contract worth £600,000 a year.

The Israeli international and his agent, Ronen Katsav, were at the Hawthorns on Monday where WBA manager Roy Hodgson told Shechter that he saw him forming a strike partnership with top-scorer Peter Odemwingie.

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Jacobs tops tipping table

May 26, 2011

Paul Jacobs has been named top horse racing tipster in the country for a record third time.

Jacobs from Liverpool won the Racing Post Naps Champion accolade for the third time in 10 years. He will receive a replica trophy to keep in honour of his hat-trick as well as £4,000.

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