Centurions sparkle for LMV

June 9, 2014

Centuries from Joseph Greenwall-Cohen and Adam Brand helped London Maccabi Vale 1st XI open their Chess Valley League season with an emphatic 217-run victory over Chesham 2nd XI.

Captain Neil Lederman finally won a toss and with not a cloud in the sky, made no hesitation to bat first.


Cricket scoreboard: June 8

By Danny Caro, June 9, 2014

Here are the results from the latest round of weekend fixtures.

London Maccabi Vale 1st XI 328-3 Joseph Greenwall-Cohen 123, Adam Brand 108, Marc Landau 31
Chesham 2nd XI 111 Benjamin Lederman 3-14, Neil Lederman 3-13
LMV won by 217 runs


Allweis rescues South Manchester

June 9, 2014

South Manchester claimed a thrilling 17-run victory over Olympics in a low-scoring encounter in the Greater Manchester League.

In a remarkable contest, South came out the winners when all looked lost. Put into bat on a drying wicket following heavy rain, South made the worst possible start when Ray Tammam was out to the first ball of the innings.


Benjamin and Bloomberg lift Salford

June 9, 2014

An outstanding spell from 17-year-old fast bowler Jamie Benjamin and off-spinner Ross Bloomberg earned Salford Blue Jays a tremendous victory against Wilmslow at St Paul’s.

The ‘B’s stung Wilmslow, with Benjamin - making his first appearance of the season - and Bloomberg taking four wickets apiece as Salford came back from what looked an under-par first innings score.


Pearl Dental win Israel Night League

June 9, 2014

Pearl Dental Cricket Club lifted the Israel Night League title for the fourth time following a thrilling contest against Kiddush Club Jerusalem.

In a night of high quality cricket, the scoreline 105-59, looks very one sided, but Kiddush Club were in the game until three overs from the end when they lost quick wickets trying to accelerate the score.


Promotion is key, says Lederman

June 6, 2014

Neil Lederman has set his sights high as London Maccabi Vale prepare for the Chess Valley League campaign.

LMV were awarded a double promotion after finishing runners-up in Division Seven last season – their first campaign in the league.

Lederman believes an injection of youth will lead the Rowley Lane team to great things this term.


Lieberman bows out on a high

June 2, 2014

Huddy Lieberman brought down the curtain on his South Manchester career with a devastating spell helping them stroll to victory against Salford.


Israeli Night League finals preview

May 27, 2014

It has been eight months of fascinating Night Cricket in Israel. With 12 teams and 77 games, the league has reached the finals stage and are about to find out which team will walk away with the Division One and Division Two Championship.


Youth shines as LMV cruise home

May 20, 2014

London Maccabi Vale claimed a comfortable nine-wickets win in a friendly against Crouch End.

On a lovely mid-May afternoon, LMV captain Neil Lederman lost the toss and, with head in hands, reported to his players that they were fielding first.


Cricket scoreboard: May 18

By Danny Caro, May 20, 2014

There were mixed fortunes for Jewish clubs in the latest round of matches.


Croxley Guild 285-3 (35overs) 285-3
BECC 128 (34.3 overs) 128


Crouch End 175