Cricket

YMCA take advantage of the Jerusalem snow to reach the summit

January 6, 2014

With the road closure due to the heavy snow in the nations capital, the players from the Kiddush Club Jerusalem night cricket team were forced to stay home and were denied a chance to improve on their 100 per cent record this season in the Israel Night Cricket League.

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Perlman retires as chairman from ICA

By Danny Caro, December 13, 2013

Having taken cricket in Israel to new heights, it was perhaps fitting that Stanley Perlman decided to retire as chairman while he was climbing Kilimanjaro.

Perlman this week said the time was right to hand over, while he focuses on new business projects.

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Royals make it two in a row

November 27, 2013

The Bet Shemesh Royals proved that last week's win over YMCB was no fluke as they beat the KAT Israemploy team by 13 runs over the weekend in an absorbing contest in the Israel Night Cricket League.

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Bet Shemesh Royals secure first win in nearly two years

November 18, 2013

Almost 23 months ago, on January 21 2012 to be exact - the Bet Shemesh Royals last tasted victory, then it was a slender one-run victory over Gold Insurance BS Lightning. So you can imagine the excitement the Royals and the Royals supporters felt when on Saturday night, as they tasted victory again, this time beating the YMCB's in a pulsating Israel Night Cricket League match.

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Mumbai Challengers rewrite the history books

November 10, 2013

The Mumbai Challengers rounded off a superb weekend with two fantastic results. The first of the night was a very close affair as they beat Modi'in Young Lions by 10 runs. The second match produced the leagues highest team score, of 194 and the leagues highest partnership, of 77 between David Dhokarkar and Allon Benjamin.

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Cricket: end of season review

By Danny Caro, November 8, 2013

The Ashes were retained and the Aussies were sent packing - both here and in Israel as Team GB brought home medals in the respective Open and Junior competitions at the 19th Maccabiah Games in Israel

LONDON MACCABI VALE

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KAT win a last-ball thriller

November 4, 2013

KAT Israemploy won a thriller against Pommeranz Juice off the very last ball of the match in the Israel Night Cricket League.

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Kiddush Club Jerusalem knock Pearl Dental off the top

October 29, 2013

Even in the cut-throat world of the modern game of cricket, where winning is (almost) everything, a week like we have just enjoyed reminds us where the sport's true excitement comes from. YMC'B', a team made up of the second string players of the YMC club, have recently sufferered their second and third defeats of the season. The margins of defeat are not small, in fact they are colossal.

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Varsulkar sparkles in Israel Night Cricket League

October 21, 2013

Israel under-18 player Avial Varsulkar was the hero for the Modi’in Young Lions as they beat the Pommeranz Juice Good Old Boys by 30 runs in the Night League.

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Israel Night League round-up: October 17

October 17, 2013

Two newcomers to the Israel Night League - Kiddush Club Jerusalem and the Mumbai Challengers - produced the most exciting match of the season thus far as KCJ won by 28 runs.

Batting first, the Mumbai Challengers struggled to get going due to some terrific fielding, backed up by tight KCJ bowling. David Leshansky helped himself to three wickets as MC managed a below par 51.

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