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Brady win was our best yet, says Stein

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2016

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
OAKWOOD B 5 BRADY MACCABI 2

Jason Stein described Oakwood's performance as the "most complete" during his tenure after they ended Brady's unbeaten record in St. Albans.

A dazzling performance from BOBBY ABRAMS left Jason Stein and Oakwood fans purring.

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Ten-man Lions go down fighting against Hadley Wood & Wingate

January 25, 2016

HERTS SENIOR COUNTY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
LONDON LIONS 2 HADLEY WOOD & WINGATE 4

London Lions went down 4-2 against title rivals Hadley Wood & Wingate in the HSCL in a game they finished with 10 men.

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'Proud' Blatt sacked by Cleveland Cavaliers

By Simon Griver, January 25, 2016

In a shock move, Cleveland Cavaliers have sacked chief coach David Blatt and replaced him with his assistant Tyronne Lue.

The Cavaliers are the current leaders of the Eastern Conference and last season the Israeli coach led them to the NBA finals, where they lost 4-2 to Golden State Warriors.

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Maccabi Masters review: January 24

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2016

A fab five-goal salvo from Adam Stolerman ensured CHIGWELL ATHLETIC ended their FAITHFOLD hoodoo to move two points clear at the top of the MMFL Division One following a thumping 12-0 victory.

The contest was effectively over in the first 10 minutes – as a strong Chigwell team stormed into a 4-0 lead.

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Scrabble produced complete performance, says Abrahams

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2016

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
SCRABBLE FC 5 REAL HENDON 0

Ray Abrahams saluted his players for the "perfect performance" after Scrabble FC extended their perfect run to 14 matches with an emphatic victory over Real Hendon.

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JC Team of the Week: the contenders - Jan 24

By Danny Caro, January 24, 2016

Here are the nominations from Matchday 19 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Yaacov Goldin (FC Team B)
Jonny Blain (Oakwood A)
Cael Persaud (Athletic Bilbaum)

DEFENDERS
Gideon Moss, Oliver Segal (both FC Team B)
Johnny Gahan (Faithfold B)
Dani Dennison, Ben Polak, Carl Peters (all Oakwood B)
Josh Bentley (Scrabble FC)
Charles Braunstein, Adam Leveson (both NL Raiders C)

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MGBSFL Super Soccer Sunday week 19 review

By Danny Caro, January 24, 2016

Oakwood A ended North London Raiders A's 100 per cent league record in a thrilling draw against the treble hopes while Oakwood B won the top-of-the-table clash against Brady and Scrabble FC are now the only team with a perfect record on an action-packed round of games in the MGBSFL.

MATCHDAY 19 RESULTS

PREMIER DIVISION
Hendon A 4 Blizzard Storm 1
Lions A 1 FC Team A 2

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Home is where the heart is for Academy

By Stan Rose, January 22, 2016

Israel’s Academy team are gearing up for the Gran Premio della Costa Etruschion in Italy next month.

The 2016 roster of 12 riders, which included five national champions from Israel, USA, Canada, Namibia and Mexico, have been warming up for the first match of the year with rigorous training sessions at Kibbutz Samer.

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Radus sisters impress at Middlesex Cross Country Championships

By Brian Sacks, January 22, 2016

Sisters Maayan and Lia Radus returned from the Middlesex Cross Country Championships with a medal apiece.

Maayan, 11, took under-13 gold while Lia, 14, placed second in the under-15 race.

“The Wormwood Scrubs course was flat but very muddy,” Lia commented.

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Casspi calling the shots in NBA

By Simon Griver, January 22, 2016

Omri Casspi is enjoying his best-ever season in the NBA as the Sacramento Kings challenge for a place in the end-of-season playoffs for the first time since 2006.

Last month the Israeli forward, 27, established himself in the Kings starting five for the first time since joining the NBA in 2009. He scored a career high 36 points in the 122-103 defeat to NBA champions Golden State Warriors.

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