Lieberman passes the test of time

By James Masters, September 27, 2011

Akiva Lieberman says he was left in shock after landing the two top prizes at the Greater Manchester Amateur League cricket awards.

The talented all-rounder enjoyed a stunning season for South Manchester and picked up trophies for the highest individual score and highest batting average.


Landau inspires MAL

September 26, 2011

Double winners MAL picked up a solid victory away at Old Parkonians on Sunday.

Having won the toss, MAL skipper Gav Lebens chose to bat first. The Old Parkonians opening bowlers started well, bowling good lines and lengths, and guest Ben Lederman was quickly dismissed, bowled by Ibrahim for 0.


MAL complete league and cup double

September 19, 2011

MAL comprehensively outplayed Belmont & Edgware CC to claim the Maccabi National Knockout Cup, and clinch a tremendous league and cup double.


MAL cup final pen pics

September 14, 2011

Having just clinched the Middlesex Sunday League Division Two title, MAL start as favourites against Belmont & Edgware in the Maccabi Cricket Cup final on Sunday.

Mark Landau
17 Matches, 17 Innings, 1 Not Out, 831 runs @ 51.94, 3 x 100s, 3 x 50s, 16 wickets @ 15.13, 7 Catches


Maccabi cricket cup final preview

By Danny Caro, September 14, 2011

Belmont & Edgware will be looking to go one better when they take on MAL in the final of the Maccabi Knockout Cup on Sunday.

Captained by Warren Averbuch, BECC were beaten by London Maccabi Vale in last year’s final. but having recently clinched promotion from the Middlesex Sunday League Division Three, Averbuch is confident his big guns will fire at London Colney CC.


Cricket scoreboard - September 11

By Danny Caro, September 14, 2011

Wilmslow 63 all out
Manchester Maccabi 56 all out
Manchester Maccabi lost by seven runs

London Maccabi Vale Cricket Club 2nd XI 166-8 (40 overs) Jeff Permutt 57
Harrow Weald CC 170-8 (39.2 overs)


We only have ourselves to blame, says Tammam

By James Masters, September 14, 2011

Ray Tammam says his Manchester Maccabi side only have themselves to blame after collapsing to a seven-run defeat in their final game of the season.

Having dismissed Wilmslow for a paltry 63, Maccabi could muster just 56 in reply as their challenge faltered at the death in the Greater Manchester Amateur League.


LMV 2nd edged out in near darkness

September 14, 2011

London Maccabi Vale 2nd went down by two wickets in a friendly against Harrow Weald.

Batting first on a damp pitch was always going to be tricky, and so it proved as LMV slumped to 18-3, with Nigel Rothband, David Freedman and Gould all departing early on.


Maccabiah stars sparkle for South

By James Masters, September 9, 2011

South Manchester finished their season on a high with a nine-wicket demolition of Salford Jewish CC.

Steven Allweis (4-26) and Akiva Lieberman (3-17), who have both represented Team GB Juniors at Maccabiah level, stole the show as Salford were unable to repel some exceptional bowling.

Moshe Harris and Rafi Dover ensured Salford crept past the 50 mark before Jonathan Lieberman cleaned up the


Starlets have excelled but only one can win this race

By Danny Caro, September 8, 2011

Maccabi GB have unveiled the shortlist for this year's Sports Awards.

A high-class list of nine features in the JC Junior Sportsperson award when long-distance runner Richard Goodman will be looking to retain his crown.