Danny Caro

Season 2016/17: meet the teams - Redbridge Jewish Care C

By Danny Caro, August 31, 2016

Josh Hambling – king of 30-yard screamers – spearheads the challenge of the newly-formed Redbridge Jewish Care C.

COMPETITIONS ENTERED:
The usual ones – Peter Morrison Trophy, Cyril Anekstein Cup, MGBSFL Division Two plus any other competitions towards the end of the year would be most welcome.

HOPES FOR THE SEASON:

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Season 2016/17: meet the teams - RC UK FC

By Danny Caro, August 31, 2016

There is already title talk on the terraces at RC UK FC, with boss Avi Markiewicz equipped with several players from former Division Two champions London Rovers.

We’re bringing a lot of talent and experience to the division,” Markiewicz told JC Sport.

Jake Lewis captains the team in which Dudi Edreyi Gideon Caller Jonti Aremband are the “ones to watch”.

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Season 2016/17: meet the teams - Temple Fortune

By Danny Caro, August 31, 2016

Nigel Kyte believes the feel-good-factor has returned to Temple Fortune following the appointment of manager Simon Linden.

The former Blizzard Storm boss has over-hauled the Fortune squad and they go into Sunday’s MGBSFL Division Two opener at Mill Hill Dons with high hopes.

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Garbacz makes dramatic U-turn at Hendon United

By Danny Caro, August 31, 2016

With just four days until of the new MGBSL season, David Garbacz has made a dramatic U-turn on his decision to retire from management and he has confirmed that he will lead Hendon United Sports Club A for one final term.

Garbacz left the club in a blaze of glory in May after guiding the Reds to the Peter Morrison Trophy for a third consecutive year.

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London Lions vs Evergreen

By Danny Caro, August 30, 2016

Austin Lipman (3) fired London Lions to second in the HSCL Premier Division table following an 8-2 demolition of Evergreen. Photos: Marc Morris

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London Lions vs Knebworth

By Danny Caro, August 30, 2016

Captain Josh Kennet hit the winner as London Lions started the Herts Senior County League Premier Division with a hard-fought victory over Knebworth. Photos: Marc Morris

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Raiders to start title defence against Redbridge Jewish Care

By Danny Caro, August 29, 2016

North London Raiders A will start their title defence at home to Redbridge Jewish Care A in the opening weekend of the new MGBSFL season.

L'Orange retained the Premier Division crown last season after securing 12 wins in 16 matches, as well as winning the Cyril Anekstein Cup for a second consecutive double.

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Hapoel Beer Sheva to play Southampton in Europa League

By Danny Caro, August 26, 2016

Hapoel Beer Sheva will face British opposition in Europe for the second time this season after being paired in the same group as Southampton.

Edged out 5-4 on aggregate by Celtic in the Champions League playoff round, Hapoel will also take on Inter Milan and Sparta Prague in Group K.

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Raisman helps USA retain Olympic Gymnastics team gold

By Danny Caro, August 9, 2016

Aly Raisman stood proudly on the winners' podium after leading Team USA to gold in the Women's Team competition at Rio 2016.

At 22, team captain Raisman is the oldest American gymnast to compete at the Olympics since 2004, but there were no signs of rustiness as she performed a flawless routine, alongside team-mates Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez and Madison Kocian.

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Gerbi secures bronze for Israel at Rio 2016

By Danny Caro, August 9, 2016

Yarden Gerbi struggled to fight back the tears after winning the bronze medal in the Women's under-63kg competition at Rio 2016.

Ahead of the Games, the former world champion was tipped for a podium finish by Gili Lustig, secretary-general of the Olympic Committee of Israel. And she did not disappoint, winning Israel's first medal in the competition since 2008.

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Schlesinger eliminated from Judo competition in Rio

By Danny Caro, August 9, 2016

Alice Schlesinger suffered a disappointing defeat in the second round of the Women's under-63kg Judo competition at Rio 2016.

The Team GB judoka claimed a first-round victory over Ji-Yun Bak of Korea with an ippon — the highest score possible in judo, which ends a match.

But she was unable to follow it up as she succumbed to Anicka van Emden of Netherlands in a close bout.

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Ervin strikes gold at Rio 2016

By Danny Caro, August 9, 2016

American swimmer Anthony Ervin earned the accolade for being the first Jewish gold medal.

Aged 35, Ervin made history by becoming the oldest American male swimmer to compete in an individual race at the summer Olympic Games since 1904.

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Muki misses out on medal on Day 3 of Rio 2016

By Danny Caro, August 9, 2016

Sagi Muki expressed disappointment after missing out on a medal at Rio 2016.

Muki was one of Israel's top medal hopes but he failed to reach the semi-finals and was forced to settle for fifth place in the Men's U73kg Judo competition.

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Team GB in the medals at JCC Games in America

By Danny Caro, August 8, 2016

Team GB struck gold on the opening day of competition at the JCC Games in Connecticut.

Swimmer Lara Tobias-Tarsh touched home in first place in the 200-yard breaststroke.

Tobias-Tarsh also teamed up with Lara Hugh to secure silver in the Relay Medley.

There was also a bronze for Jason Pears in the 50-yard freestyle.

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Peter Morrison Trophy to revert to original format

By Danny Caro, August 8, 2016

The Peter Morrison Trophy will revert to its original format for season 2016/17, the National Maccabi Football Committee have confirmed.

There were mixed feelings about the decision to make the competition, nicknamed The Jewish FA Cup, national from the first round.

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Belmont & Edgware defeated by Berkhamsted

By Danny Caro, August 8, 2016

FRIENDLY MATCH
BELMONT & EDGWARE CC 207-7
BERKHAMSTED 211-6
BECC LOST BY 4 WICKETS

Belmont & Edgware suffered a six-wicket defeat in a friendly against Berkhamsted.

Captain Adam Jacobs won the toss for a second consecutive time and opted to bat on what looked like an "absolute road".

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de Toledo steers Team GB into Olympic final

By Danny Caro, August 8, 2016

Zoe de Toledo led Team GB to victory in their heat of the Women’s 8 rowing at the Rio Olympics in Rio. The win takes them straight to the final, which takes place on Saturday.

GB trailed early on but they crossed the line in 6:09:52 after seeing off the challenge of New Zealand and Canada.

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Rio 2016 - Day 2 review

By Danny Caro, August 7, 2016

Two of Israel's judo team experienced disappointment on Day 2 of the Rio Olympics.

Gili Cohen was defeated by Christianne Legentil of Mauritius in the second round.

There had been high hopes on the shoulders of Golan Pollack but he was eliminated by Matthews Punza of Zambia in his opening match of hte under-66kg competition.

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Disappointment for Jacobson while Brighton duo draw a blank

By Danny Caro, August 7, 2016

Joe Jacobson tasted defeat on the opening day of the League 2 season.

The left-back was booked in Wycombe Wanderers' 1-0 loss at Crawley Town.

Beram Kayal and Tomer Hemed steered Brighton & Hove Albion to a goalless draw at Derby County on the opening weekend of the Championship.

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Sela sparkles in Olympic opener - Day One review from Rio 2016

By Danny Caro, August 7, 2016

Dudi Sela produced the one ray of light on a day of disappointment for Israel at the Rio Olympics.

Eliminated in the opening round at Wimbledon last month, tennis star Sela impressive in his first-ever Olympics - he is the first tennis player to represent Israel at the Olympics since 1992.

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