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Salford complete record-breaking victory

June 7, 2016

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR CRICKET LEAGUE
SALFORD BLUE JAYS CC 352-8
WEST DIDSBURY CC 215-7
SALFORD BLUE JAYS WON BY 137 RUNS

Salford Blue Jays destroyed West Didsbury by 137 runs in the GMACL on a day when records tumbled.

After two poor performances Salford Blue Jays needed a big performance to put their season back on track.

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Sela seals place at Rio 2016 Olympics

By Simon Griver, June 7, 2016

Dudi Sela has qualified for the Men's tennis tournament at the Olympics for the first time in his career.

Despite dropping six places to 68 in this week's world rankings, which determine Olympic qualification, the 31-year-old Israeli has made the cut for Rio, but only just.

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Belmont & Edgware win is Taylor-made

June 7, 2016

FRIENDLY MATCH
BELMONT AND EDGWARE 173-9
HAYES CC 160-9
BECC WON BY 13 RUNS

Belmont and Edgware maintained their impressive start to the season with a 13-run victory over Hayes - inspired by an excellent all-round performance from Simon Taylor.

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Milch ready for area title fight after 10th pro win

By Darren Witcoop, June 6, 2016

Tony Milch says he is ready for the step-up ahead of his area title fight.

The Bushey Bruiser completed his 10th win at professional level following a points win over Lewis van Poetsch on Saturday night.

Now he will make the jump up a level having pencilled in the Lonsdale Challenger Belt bout with Matt Butler at York Hall next month.

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Chernoff delivers Invitational Trophy success for Redbridge Jewish Care

By Danny Caro, June 6, 2016

MGBSFL/MMFL INVITATIONAL TROPHY FINAL
REDBRIDGE JEWISH CARE B 1 NORTH LONDON RAIDERS MASTERS 0

Ben Chernoff was the match-winner as Redbridge Jewish Care brought down the curtain on the football season with victory in the Invitational Trophy final.

On a warm day at Silver Jubilee Park, youth conquered experience, with the MGBSFL first division side clinching silverware.

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Styal Souths register five-wicket win over Blue Jays

June 6, 2016

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR CRICKET LEAGUE DIVISION THREE
Salford 154 All out
Styal Souths 155-5
Styal won by 5 wickets

Styal Souths registered a five-wicket success over Salford in the GMACL.

On a glorious day at Cheetham Hill CC, Salford won the toss and elected the bat in the Division Three contest.

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Foreman cruises to victory in second comeback fight

By Mike Sinclair, June 6, 2016

Yuri Foreman won his second comeback fight by impressively stopping journeyman Jason Davis at the Resort World Casino in Queens, New York.

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Oliel wins first junior tennis grand slam title

By Simon Griver and Danny Caro, June 6, 2016

Israeli tennis sensation Yshai Oliel secured his first Grand Slam title after partnering Patrik Rikl to win the Boys Doubles crown at the French Open.

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MJSL season 2015/16 review

By Darren Witcoop, June 3, 2016

Oakhill Lions restored former glories by winning the MJSL Joan Collins Premier Division title, while South Manchester Sports 2nd were the kings in the cup competitions.

MJSL — HOW THEY FARED

OAKHILL LIONS
Position: Champions

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Myer ready to splash cash to improve MJSL

By Darren Witcoop, June 3, 2016

BRIAN Meyer says the MJSL are prepared to dip into their own pockets to avoid another fixture pile-up next season.

The league’s bosses are considering playing at least one cup competition on 3G pitches in midweek.

It follows on from them taking emergency measures to ensure this season’s MJSL season did not extend into June.

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