Cricket

GB Open cricket stun South Africa

July 22, 2013

Team GB Open Cricket made a sensational start to the 19th Maccabiah Games in Israel with a 43-run win over defending champions South Africa in Lod, thanks in large to brilliant performances from Marc Reingold and young bowler Benjamin Lederman.

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LMV 1st lose CVL thriller

July 10, 2013

London Maccabi Vale 1st XI went down by 4 runs in a high-scoring Chess Valley League match against Abbots Langley 2nd XI at Rowley Lane.

A fantastic game of cricket, played on the hottest day of the year, was decided on the last ball of the day. After 90 overs had been bowled and almost 500 runs scored, Vale needed four off the last ball to claim a famous victory, but it wasn't to be.

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Salford Jewish run out of luck

July 8, 2013

Salford Jewish CC went down by 18 runs in the GMACL Jim Gettins 20/Twenty Cup.

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GB Open Cricket run through Radlett

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2013

The Maccabi GB Open Cricket squad warmed up for the 19th Maccabiah Games with a comprehensive victory over a Radlett CC XI.

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Cricket scoreboard: July 7

By Danny Caro, July 8, 2013

Here are the latest cricket results from the weekend.

MACCABIAH WARM-UP MATCHES
Radlett 154 (45 overs) Laurence Bensusan 3-36
Team GB Open 155-2 Mark Bott 50 (retired), Laurence Bensusan 39 (retired)
GB won by 8 wickets

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Team GB 265-8 (40 overs) Grant Reingold 79, Jordan Urban 49, Mikey Ettlinger 48
Harpsden CC 231-7 (40 overs)
GB won by 34 runs

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GB juniors show great promise

July 8, 2013

Team GB’s Junior Cricket Squad warmed up for the competition with an excellent 34-run victory over Harpsden CC in Henley on Thames.

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Sri Lanka Tel Aviv move top

July 8, 2013

Sri Lanka Tel Aviv moved top of the Division One table with a sixth win in seven matches, defeating Lod Rangers by 59 runs in Lod on Saturday.

Batting first the Sri Lankan Tel Aviv middle order, led by Menaka (51) helped rebuild the innings of Rangers had picked up two early wickets.

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Twenty20 defeat for Manchester

By James Masters, July 8, 2013

T20 Cup Round 1

Manchester CC 179-6
A Lieberman 64

Offerton 182-5
Offerton won by 5 wickets

Manchester Cricket Club suffered defeat in their opening game of the Twenty20 Cup after losing out to Offerton by five wickets.

Akiva Lieberman hit seven fours and four sixes in a rapid 64 to help Manchester to 179-6 off their 20 overs.

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LMV 2nds collapse against West Harrow

July 2, 2013

London Maccabi Vale 2nd XI suffered a 114-run defeat against West Harrow in the Middlesex Sunday Cricket League.

On a good track and a hot day Vale lost the toss and were offered first use of the ball. Considering the side contained 10 recognised bowlers, the fielding performance was dissapointing.

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Aston to lead Israel's Maccabiah cricket challenge

By Danny Caro, July 2, 2013

The Israel squad for the 19th Maccabiah to be held in Israel from July 18–30 has been announced.

Raymond Aston, a veteran of the national team who made his debut back in the ICC Trophy in Kenya in 1994, takes over as captain from Herschel Gutman, allowing the latter to concentrate on his dual responsibilities of player and coach.

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