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High Court suspends administrative detention for 72-day hunger striker
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02.06.2016 | 27 Shevat, 5776
Israel faces Croatia in its final Pool C tie on Friday.
By HOWARD BLAS
Pe’er is still in the fold, although she has looked like a shadow of her former self over recent years.
By ALLON SINAI
Round-of-16 berth hinges on Olimpija duel and next week’s Novgorod clash • Jerusalem playing for pride.
Adelson is reportedly planning to meet with the owner of the Raiders, Mark Davis, in Las Vegas on Friday.
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Tel Aviv’s disappointing campaign went from bad to worse with 2-1 loss in last 16
Kazan is on a five-game winning streak, and has won eight of its last nine Eurocup games after triumphing 92-82 at Yad Eliyahu Arena last Wednesday.
The Cavs have moved on and so will Blatt.
Hap TA visits Kfar Saba in last 16; Ness Ziona looks to pull off another upset vs Sakhnin
Haifa stunned Jerusalem 87-72 on the road in the State Cup round of 16 on December 24 and exactly one month later claimed an impressive 82-72 win in the capital on Sunday.
Maccabi moved two points clear of Hapoel Beersheba, which hosts Beitar Jerusalem on Sunday, with a 3-1 win over Maccabi Petah Tikva at Bloomfield Stadium.
Sela, cheered on by a flag-waving contingent of fans, was knocked out in the third round in Melbourne for a second straight year after losing to Nadal in the round of 32 in 2015.
The 27-year-old guard, back at his boyhood club six years after asking to leave the team for Hapoel Gilboa/Galil due to limited playing time, had 16 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds.
The 57-year-old’s four-year tenure as Israel coach came to an end last October, a day after the national team’s Euro 2016 qualifying campaign finished in bitter disappointment.
Maccabi entered the game on the back of two straight wins in Eurocup action.
Nadal has a heart-breaking injury record at the Australian Open, being forced out of his title defense in 2010 with knee trouble.
Eliyahu is set to earn in the region of $1.5 million over the next three seasons.
The aroma of a full roster has permeated their present seven-game win streak.
By CHRIS PARKER
Glushko, ranked No. 128 in the world, made easy work of Eri Hozumi (190) of Japan, claiming a 6-3, 6-1 victory.
Fourth-place Petah Tikva had gone seven matches without defeat before losing 1-0 to Bnei Sakhnin last Saturday.
Speculation regarding Farmar’s future at Maccabi had been raging for weeks after he failed to settle at the club.
Yellow-and-blue beats Mac Haifa 2-1 at Bloomfield to close in on Beersheba at the top.
Yellow-and-blue’s new coach confident of claiming championship • Leader Beersheba hosts Acre
“I’m going to do my best to stay injury free and give myself a chance to win another Grand Slam,” Federer said after setting up a quarterfinal against Grigor Dimitrov.
World Sailing president insists that organization will not accept a situation in which one nation is unable to compete.
Captain leads yellow-and-blue to 5-0 thrashing of Kiryat Shmona before Jokanovic announces departure
Hapoel had lost five of six games prior to this week, turning up the heat on coach Sharon Avrahami, who replaced the sacked Oded Katash earlier this season.
Jerusalem fought until the final second of the Eurocup regular season in order to secure its progress after failing to do so the previous season.
Beersheba moved one point clear of Maccabi Tel Aviv at the summit.
A week after Jokanovic’s departure, yellow-and-blue poaches Vitesse’s Bosz to lead squad.
Tel Aviv registered its eighth consecutive win over all competitions and fourth in a row in the league.
Petah Tikva recorded easy 2-0 victory over Beitar, Kiryat Shmona overcame Bnei Yehuda
Who were the best of the blue-and-white?
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The yellow-and-blue registered its eighth consecutive win over all competitions and fourth straight in the league after outplaying Herzliya from the first moment.
Maccabi faces Ironi Kiryat Shmona in Premier League action on Sunday night, looking to bounce back from Monday’s 2-1 defeat to Hapoel Beersheba.
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Dudi Sela and Amir Weintraub are each one win away from setting up a showdown in Friday’s title match after cruising to the last four on Wednesday.
The 57-year-old collapsed and passed away from cardiac arrest during his morning run on Wednesday and will be laid to rest in Shefayim on Thursday.
Mediocre performance good enough for defending champion to improve to 9-2.
Tel Aviv’s Yad Eliyahu Arena will host a Group Phase group between August 31 and September 5, 2017, with six teams, including Israel, to battle for four places in the knockout rounds.
Four of five matches end in goalless deadlocks, including heated showdown between Hap TA and Beitar
“We did our job tonight and now we can only hope things go our way on Friday,” said Landesberg. “We came out fighting and we will do the same in Turkey next week.”
Hapoel Beersheba hosts Ironi Kiryat Shmona on Sunday while Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Bnei Sakhnin on Monday.
Maccabi became just the 16th team in the history of the competition to lose all six of its games and the 10th to score only one goal.
Beersheba kept its fifth straight clean sheet on the way to its seventh victory from the past eight games.
Maccabi needs to win in style in order for its coach to receive recognition, especially when he is a foreigner without local contacts.
Without Farmar or Smith, yellow-and-blue stays alive with second Euroleague victory
Tabak admitted at being surprised by the magnitude of the crisis and said no one should be expecting any miracles.
Toumarkin wins silver in 200m back to give delegation flying start to short course championships.
Mark Lyons led Rishon with 25 points, eight assists and five rebounds.
Yellow-and-blue crushes Bnei Yehuda 4-0 behind another brace from Zahavi.
Southerners host Kfar Saba in need of win to keep pace with Mac TA, Beitar visits Mac Petah Tikva
With just one victory in six matches, yellow-and-blue in dire straights heading into final four games.
“What we wanted was to come out of the game tonight with a chance to qualify,” said Gunners manager Arsene Wenger. “How big the chance is? I don’t know, but I believe we can do it,” he added.
Arik Henig celebrated 30 years of cooperation with the NBA last year, a landmark he marked on the occasion of outgoing commissioner David Stern being replaced by Adam Silver.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Judy Reefe and Jill Sadeghi took home first place, followed by Michal Ronen and Ophra Dagan in second.
Win brings team within two points of Hapoel Beersheba in second place and four points of league-leaders Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Yellow-and-blue thrashes Greens by 40 points at Yad Eliyahu in Tabak’s BSL debut.
To meet international standards, the tennis courts in Kiryat Shmona have been refurbished at the cost of approximately NIS 100,000.
Yellow-and-blue falls to 1-5 in Euroleague with home loss to CSKA in Tabak’s first game as coach
Beersheba is ahead of threetime defending champion Maccabi Tel Aviv by virtue of its superior defensive record, conceding nine goals to the yellow and- blue’s 11, with both teams scoring 20 goals.
Alongside Russia, Andorra, Argentina, Bolivia and Ukraine, Israel was found non-compliant of the WADA Code and can no longer conduct anti-doping programs, has until March 18 to comply with demands.
It is clearer with every passing year that any lingering hope of Pe’er regaining her once elite status in the women’s game is fool headed.
Hapoel got its Eurocup campaign back on track last week with a dramatic 92-90 victory over Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd of Russia.
Croat thrilled at joining yellow-and-blue after replacing Guy Goodes at the helm.
Defending champ suffers second-straight BSL loss after poor offensive showing at Ein Sara
Eilat thrashed Maccabi Kiryat Gat 104-75, going on a 12-0 run to end the first quarter and never looking back.
Yellow-and-blue tumbles to 1-4 in Euroleague with ugly home loss to Darussafaka in Even’s first game.
E.J. Rowland led Jerusalem with 22 points, 12 assists and seven rebounds, with Matt Janning finishing with 20 points and six rebounds.
Interim coach Even debuts for yellow-and-blue in crucial Euroleague contest at home against Darussafaka.
Head coach sent packing by yellow-and-blue after dismal start to the season.
Maccabi Rishon Lezion tied reigning champion Hapoel Jerusalem at 4-1 thanks to a dramatic double-overtime 89-83 victory.
Assistant coach Walid Badir has guided the team over the past two months, with Hapoel dropping into the relegation zone after losing its past three matches.
Yellow-and-blue crisis deepens with third defeat in four Euroleague games, losing at Bamberg.
Another win over Bamberg on Thursday could help Goodes keep his job for at least another week.
Israel’s athletes regularly suffer due to their nationality and the last thing they need is to defend themselves from their own countrymen and women.
Coach Oded Katash was once more given plenty to mull over, especially after his team capitulated in such embarrassing fashion against an underdog Nahariya side.
Defending champ cruises past Ness Ziona, Mac TA one-game back after beating Holon
Israel’s judokas were not allowed to compete in Abu Dhabi with the Israel flag on their judo uniform.
Four days after the derby, Maccabi will host Porto, and Jokanovic may have to decide what is more important – winning on Saturday or the club notching its first points in the Champions League.
By KARIN RACHMIN
Dominant second half propels yellow-and-blue past Sassari to get on track in Euroleague
By OREN LEVI
This season is an opportunity for Cavaliers coach David Blatt to bring a championship to Cleveland 51 years after the city last won anything.
After not even reaching the BSL final for the first time since 1993 last season, the new look Maccabi has plenty to prove, especially against the reigning champion.
By ALLON SINAI,ALLON SINAI
Levy is set to make several changes to his starting lineup once more, with Eliran Atar and Glynor Plet expected to team up in attack.
Maybe the players were complacent and weren’t ready for the match.
Davidovich, 27, who is sailing with ISAF on her sail rather than ISR, is in ninth place after the first day of competition.
Yellow-and-blue overcomes Herzliya challenge, Rishon edges Hap TA thanks to late run
Yellow-and-blue gets Euroleague campaign off to nightmare start after being steamrolled in Russia
"This is something that will have a big effect on my career," says Zubari.
"I had the great privilege of guiding the Israel national team in the past two campaigns," said Gutman.
Meanwhile, the 470 Class world championships get underway in Haifa on Monday.
After beginning the campaign with three straight wins last year, Israel’s bid to reach a first major tournament since the 1970 World Cup completely unraveled in 2015.
Donta Smith led the way for the defending champion with 22 points, eight rebounds and four assists.
Israel’s only chance to finish in third place and qualify for the playoffs is to register a stunning win over Belgium on the road while hope that Bosnia-Herzegovina doesn’t beat Cyprus on Tuesday.
Maccabi once again will be aiming to regain the BSL championship after failing to claim the local title for the fourth time in eight years last term.
Blue-and-white eyes playoff berth heading into final qualifiers against Cyprus and Belgium
Maccabi entered the game with an 8-0 record this summer after beating Milano 85-79 at the United Center in Chicago three days earlier.
Israelis don’t follow baseball, and care not a whit about Yogi’s playing career or his place in American lore as a preeminent philosopher.
By ELLI WOHLGELERNTER