Tennis

Ryb ready for world stage

November 16, 2015

Paul Ryb believes superior fitness levels enabled him to win the British Visually Impaired Tennis Championships for the third year in a row.

Ryb, 44, overcame arch rival Chris Bailey in the final of the B3-B4 category at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton. This followed a semi-final success over Callum Lock, 18.

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Sela seals Grand Slam slot, but what next for Shahar?

By Simon Griver, November 9, 2015

Dudi Sela has returned to the top 100 and qualified for the Australian Open after winning the Suzhou Open in China – the Israeli’s 19th Challenger title.

Sela of Israel beat Matija Pecotic (207) in the final after the Croatian retired injured in the second set after Sela won the opener 6-1.

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Sela slumps out of US Open

By Danny Caro, September 1, 2015

Dudi Sela was eliminated in the first round of the US Open after bowing out in four sets against Pablo Cuevas.

After losing the opening set 6-2, the Israeli bounced back to level the match and take the second 6-3.

But the Uruguayan stepped up a gear to progress into round two, winning the next two sets 6-4, 6-1.

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Dudi boost

August 27, 2015

Dudi Sela gave himself a massive confidence boost for the start of next week's US Open by winning theVancouver Challenger event.

Israel No1 Sela defeated Australia's John-Patrick Smith 6-4, 7-5 and lifted himself 30 places to 100 in the ATP world rankings.

This was the fourth time Sela has won the Vancouver title – 10 years after his first victory - and his 18th
Challenger title.

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JCC Games latest news

By Danny Caro, August 11, 2015

Team Maccabi GB have made a flying start to the JCC Games in Fort Lauderdale.

Joe Kaye and Nathan Sonn secured bronze in the U14 Team event in Table Tennis.

Dylan Goldstein and Oliver Adler WIN Bronze in 15-16 Table Tennis Team Competition.

Rachel Ayrton won double bronze in the U16 Swimming competition, with Jacob Steinberg finishing third in the 200m relay.

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Collins praises Team Maccabi GB's golden generation

By Danny Caro, August 6, 2015

Daniel Collins saluted Team Maccabi GB’s golden wonders as the delegation returned from Berlin with a record 101-medal haul – their largest ever at the European Maccabi Games.

Prior to the 14th European Maccabi Games, Head of Delegation Collins told the JC that he had no specific medal

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European Maccabi Games - Sunday update from Berlin

By Danny Caro, August 2, 2015

Team Maccabi GB return to action on Sunday, with several athletes and teams going for gold at the European Maccabi Games in Berlin. Highlights saw Sam Cohen win silver in the Ladies Singles Tennis final, the U16 and 18 Futsal teams in action, while the Open Football squad were beaten in the semi-finals against Germany.

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European Maccabi Games - Day 4 review from Berlin

By Danny Caro, July 31, 2015

Team Maccabi GB won another sackload of medals, with the swimmers and ten pin bowlers coming up trumps. There were also good wins in the tennis, football and some exciting futsal matches, with the delegation on course for more medals when the action resumes on Sunday.

SEE GB MEDALS TABLE

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European Maccabi Games - Day 3 review

By Danny Caro, July 30, 2015

Team Maccabi GB won a sackload of medals on Thursday at the European Maccabi Games, with outstanding performances in Swimming, Badminton, Squash, Ten Pin Bowling and Futsal.

TEAM MACCABI GB MEDAL TABLE

SQUASH
GB won gold in the Team event.

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GB tennis stars impress in Berlin

July 29, 2015

Team GB’s Junior tennis players served up great performances all round, particularly in the face of tough competition of international standard.

Three of the boys progressed to the quarter finals of the singles competition, with strong performances from Oliver Jacobson and Samuel Abrahams in particular.

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