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Lieberman smashes his way to the summit

By Danny Caro, November 10, 2014

There were some outstanding individual performances, clubbed together with some strong team displays, in a season dominated by one man. Akiva Lieberman.

The South Manchester Sports batsman destroyed attacks in the Greater Manchester Amateur League and he was undoubtedly the star performer this season - the JC Player of the Year.

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Blatt’s blast lifts LeBron

By Simon Griver, November 10, 2014

David Blatt insists a kick up the backside had the desired affect after LeBron James put in a scintillating performance as Cleveland Cavaliers registered their first win of the NBA season.

After losing their opener 98-92 against the New York Knicks, Blatt’s words saw James put in a real shift against the Chicago Bulls, with the four times MVP scoring 36 points in a 114-108 victory.

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Berkovic: I may not carry on after derby debacle

By Simon Griver and Danny Caro, November 10, 2014

Eyal Berkovic has threatened to step down as manager of Hapoel following the shameful scenes which resulted in the Tel Aviv derby being abandoned.

Thirteen fans were arrested after the Ligat Ha’Al clash against defending champions Maccabi erupted following an attack on Eran Zahavi.

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Herman heroics in vain as Haroldeans march on

By Darren Witcoop, November 10, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
MANCHESTER MACCABI BLUE 0 HAROLDEANS 3

Jamie Harris described Haroldeans’ triumph at Manchester Maccabi Blueas as a job well done.

The Merseysiders cruised home against the rock-bottom hosts thanks to second-half goals from Adam Shiffman, Adam Boyars and Jonny Harris.

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Polden to the rescue for Oakhill

By Darren Witcoop, November 10, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISON
OAKHILL LIONS 2 REICH INSURANCE RANGERS 1

Max Levy admits Oakhill Lions saviour Matt Polden has given him food for thought.

Defender-turned-striker Polden helped the students sink Reich Insurance Rangers.

Joseph Mann had netted for the hosts and Oakhill were running out of ideas before throwing Polden into attack.

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Belstone blow sloppy Lions away

November 10, 2014

HERTS FACENTENARY CENTENARY SENIOR TROPHY ROUND TWO
BELSTONE 5 LONDON LIONS 3

London Lions exited the Herts Centenary Trophy at the second Round stage going down to Belstone.

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Pearl sparkles as Lions reach round three

November 10, 2014

MIDDX COUNTY FA VETS CUP ROUND TWO
BH FIRST 1 LONDON LIONS 3

Two goals from Craig Pearl inspired the Lions to a hard-fought victory at Middlesex Sunday League contenders BH First in the County Cup.

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Brilliant Bensoor cages Lions

By Danny Caro, November 10, 2014

PETER MORISON TROPHY ROUND TWO
FC TEAM A 5 MACCABI LONDON LIONS BLUE 1

A four-goal salvo from SHIM BENSOOR ensured FC Team romped to victory in the all-Premier Division clash against Lions Blue.

Rick Jacobsen fired a consolation for the Lions.

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Sacks late show gets Flixton off the hook

November 10, 2014

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISON
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS 1st 1 AFC FLIXTON 1

An injury-time effort from Michael Sacks saw Flixton snatch a point from the jaws of defeat to preserve their unbeaten record against an excellent South Manchester.

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Maccabi Masters review: November 9

By Jeremy Silverstone, November 10, 2014

Alex Bourne (2) inspired the Maccabi Masters Rep Team to the shock of the round in the Peter Morrison Trophy as they cruised home 4-0 against MGBSFL first division Blizzard Storm.

Further strikes from Dan Hodes and Lloyd Becker completed a deserved win for the old boys.

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