Iran vote delayed to avoid influencing Israel's election, senator says
Peres on Netanyahu speech: When the US president tells you not to come to US, you don't go
Rivlin addresses UN at Holocaust memorial
Obama: Netanyahu meeting before Israel election 'inappropriate'
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01.30.2015 | 10 Shevat, 5775
Beersheba has won just one of its past four matches and dropped eight points behind first-place Maccabi Tel Aviv after last weekend’s 1-0 defeat to Maccabi Haifa.
By ALLON SINAI
Petr Vabrousek of the Czech Republic guaranteed on Wednesday he would win Israman Negev Eilat for a third straight year this Friday.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Maccabi Tel Aviv is ready for its next challenge.
Beitar Jerusalem named Guy Levy as its new head coach.
National League club piles on Reds’ troubles with Bloomfield upset • Hap BS into State Cup quarters.
Itzhaki’s 84th-minute winner sends yellow-and-blue to State Cup quarters; Maccabi claims PT derby
Maccabi coach Pako Ayestaran gave his players a day off on Monday, raising questions of whether he is taking Ashkelon too lightly.
Maccabi beats Hapoel in first TA duel at Einstein Arena, making it 11 straight league wins.
Kiryat Shmona led the league for much of the past three months, but dropped to its first defeat of the season at Maccabi Petah Tikva two weeks ago.
Re-energized Reds cruise to BSL win to climb to 2nd place; Hapoel hosts Maccabi in TA derby tonight.
Suheib Farij, a 24-year-old midfielder for SC Kafr Kasim, was shot multiple times in the upper body and legs
By BEN HARTMAN
"I hope to build on this and keep improving my tennis," Sela says.
“We recorded a great win thanks to our defense,” says Maccabi coach Guy Goodes.
Yellow-and-blue ekes out win in Ashdod, while Mac Haifa finally returns to winning ways; Hap TA sacks Domb.
Over 1,600 athletes, an increase of 400 from last year, from 26 countries will take part in the many events.
Sela on facing off against Nadal: "I hope to give him a tough time."
Yellow-and-blue visits Zalgiris with chance to solidify group position; Mac Ashdod hires Sherf as coach.
Longest Grand Slam run for 29-year-old Israeli since 2009; Nadal, Federer survive scares Down Under.
Harush will have to contend with Beitar fans once more next Monday when Netanya hosts Jerusalem in Premier League action.
It was 11 weeks ago that the yellow-and-blue dropped to its heaviest ever defeat to an Israeli club, suffering a 93-63 thrashing at the hands of Hapoel Jerusalem.
Kiryat Shmona edges Hap Haifa to remain one-point in front of Mac TA, Beersheba a further five points back.
Following Pe’er and Glushko’s exits, Dudi Sela (105) will be Israel’s lone representative in the singles events in Melbourne.
Hapoel Tel Aviv defeated Hapoel Rishon Lezion of the National League 2-1 after Sakhnin had lost 1-0 at Yavne.
Yellow-and-blue improves to 2-1 after nail-biting encounter in Tel Aviv; Pargo leads way with 20 points.
Glushko next meets China's Yafan Wang, while Pe'er is set to face Anastasia Rodionova of Australia.
Two of the Israel Football League’s top, and original, teams met in a game dominated by defenses and running games, with the Tel Aviv Pioneers prevailing 14-6 over the Haifa Underdogs in overtime.
Omer Damari officially joins RB Leipzig of 2. Bundesliga in Germany; Guy Luzon officially unveiled as the new manager of Charlton Athletic.
Itzhaki’s brace powers yellow-and-blue at Beitar TA/Ramle; Greens squeeze by Hap Ramat Hasharon.
Damari has proven over recent months that he is the perfect man to play the role of lone striker.
Luzon's career reaches new landmark.
Premier League big boys battle their way through; Nazareth of the National League upsets Netanya
The round-of-32 sees all 14 top-flight clubs enter the fray.
Yellow-and-blue easily puts away Northerners for 9th consecutive league win; Ness Ziona tied with Jerusalem.
Hapoel Beersheba needs to make sure it extends its home winning streak when it hosts Hapoel Ra’anana at Vasermil Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
The defending champion beat Red Star Belgrade 78-67 at Yad Eliyahu Arena, controlling the fourth quarter after a tight start to the contest.
"From the destruction and despair, rose a team of people who achieved the impossible.”
World No. 8 hands surging Israeli humbling defeat in Grand Slam tuneup, Serena upset in Perth
K8 comes back to beat Netanya 3-1 ahead of Monday’s showdown between title rivals Mac TA and Beersheba.
Playing without Zahavi, yellow-and-blue claims 2-1 victory in Netanya to clinch season’s first title.
Jerusalem eked out an 81-78 overtime win at Rishon thanks to a strong defensive showing in the closing stages of the fourth quarter and overtime.
Stanojevic resigns a day after Greens suffer 8th defeat, ending dejecting four-month tenure; Maccabi Tel Aviv up to first place.
Elisha Levy’s team holds on for tight victory over Hap PT, while Beitar fightback gives it road win at Maccabi Haifa.
Beersheba has picked up 16 of a possible 18 points at Vasermil Stadium so far this season.
Jerusalem entered the game on the back of five straight defeats over all competitions and spent recent days trying to minimize the damage of another Donta Smith scandal.
Miraculous Euroleague run with Mac TA and even more impressive move to NBA as coach of LeBron and Cavaliers boosts only non-athlete finalist over Gerbi, Sanford and Zahavi.
Hapoel’s overall losing streak hits five games as Smith can’t come through from the line.
Abed goal saves K8 and opens five-point gap, with Mac TA and Beersheba not in action until Sunday and Monday.
Pe’er, ranked No. 117 in the world, dueled with Glushko (154) in the the title match four years in a row before Shahar was forced to miss last year’s championships through injury.
Ironi Kiryat Shmona sets its sights on strengthening its hold on first place when it hosts Ashdod SC on Saturday.
The yellow-and-blue will enter the Top 16 on the back of five wins from its last six continental contests after clinching Thursday’s triumph with a late 8-0 run.
Blatt, Gerbi, Sanford and Zahavi round out finalists for Sports Personality of the Year.
A season which began with so much promise is unraveling at the seams and the mounting tension at the club is clearly evident.
Hapoel Haifa faces Maccabi Tel Aviv in Petah Tikva, while Ashdod plays Maccabi Haifa in Netanya in the first semi of the day.
Glushko, ranked No. 154 in the world, received a bye into the last eight and wasn’t at her best in a 6-3, 7-6 (5) win over Fed Cup teammate Keren Shlomo (1,079).
Jerusalem could have moved up to fifth place with a win on Monday, but its toothless attack never really came close to scoring.
Yellow-and-blue improves to 10-2 in BSL after dominant 119-89 showing at home.
Israelis take top the lead at international bridge tournament.
Hapoel stunned by Northerners in the capital, suffering 3rd straight setback overall.
A victory in each match meant a point for the winning club. A draw was worth a half point for each side.
It doesn’t take much to generate pressure at Maccabi Tel Aviv.
After erratic start, yellow-and-blue puts Cedevita away to continue building momentum ahead of Top 16.
It may not happen overnight, but Laetitia Beck has the potential to almost singlehandedly make golf relevant in Israel.
Unbeaten start to the season reaches 12 matches for Kiryat Shmona; Beersheba trashes Hap Haifa.
Beitar had gone unbeaten in its first seven matches of the campaign.
The 27-year-old clocked a time of 4:07.99 minutes, 1.44 seconds slower than the time he recorded in the morning heats.
Maccabi Tel Aviv overcomes Germans to secure its place in the Top 16 with two regular season games to play.
Yotam Halperin led six Jerusalem players in double figures with 15 points, while Craig Smith had 21 points for Ness Ziona (6-3).
Haifa gets back on track to climb to fifth position in tight Premier League standings.
Hapoel Jerusalem is off to a club-record 8-0 start to the season, winning its games by an average 20.5 points.
Zahavi leads yellow-and-blue while Beersheba outplays Netanya to take advantage of Kiryat Shmona slip-up
Man in 50s evacuated to hospital where he succumbed to wounds sustained during sporting event.
For the first time in over two years, Maccabi Tel Aviv finds itself behind first place in the Premier League.
Maccabi no rival for Russian powerhouse, losing by 23 points to drop to 4-3 in Euroleague regular season
It seems as if Haifa has tried everything, especially ahead of the current campaign.
Despite perfect record in BSL, Reds toil at 1-5 in Eurocup with crucial duel at Volgograd on tap.
Mac TA loses early lead, but hangs on to defeat French champion.
Reds drop to fifth defeat in six games, falling for third time at home with loss to Turkey’s Bandirma.
Maccabi fell to a 20-point defeat to Hapoel Tel Aviv in the BSL on Sunday after dropping to a surprise home loss to Cedevita Zagreb in the Euroleague.
Gutman’s blue-and-white takes perfect Euro qualifying record and potent attack into home encounter.
The reigning Euroleague champion has completely lost its way since the start of last week and will be playing for its pride just as much as anything else in Malaga.
Reds still can’t duplicate BSL form in Eurocup, drop to 1-4 after another dejecting performance.
Knesset authorized preliminary votes on bills to significantly increase punishment for violence at sporting events.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Forty golfers participated in the wonderful, festive atmosphere.
Dzeko’s absence will be a bitter blow to Bosnia’s hopes of getting its Group B campaign on track after taking only two points from the opening three games.
Jerusalem has won its five games by an average 20.6 points per contest, only really being tested by Hapoel Tel Aviv to date.
The two sides are on the verge of finalizing an agreement, though there has yet to be a deal regarding the salary that Grant will earn as per the terms of the contract.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
After a tumultuous few days dominated by violent brawls and their repercussions, the focus returns to the action on the pitch this weekend.
A procedural delay in securing a new visa seemed likely to thwart Gal Mekel’s expected move to the Indiana Pacers on Thursday.
After being humiliated in Jerusalem earlier in week, yellow-and-blue falls to Croatian underdogs in Euroleague action.
Maccabi filed a request with the IFA high court on Tuesday demanding that Zahavi be allowed to take part in Sunday’s encounter due to the special circumstances that led to his sending off.
Tel Aviv will be hoping for another strong performance by the trio that is shaping up to be the core of this season’s team.
Reds follow up spectacular showing vs Mac TA with lackluster Eurocup effort in Romania.
While the 93-63 victory over Maccabi will live long in the memories of both Jerusalem and yellow-and-blue fans, it was just one of 33 BSL regular season games.
Ilanit Yurman, Orly Tal and Dina Duadi, members of the TRIwecan triathlon team
for disabled sports people, will be the real winners at Israman Negev Eilat.
Only months ago, a Liga Gimmel soccer team in Kiryat Arba was just a dream. Now it is alive and kicking, and playing mostly against Arab teams in the league.
By EYAL LEVY
Maccabi star Eran Zahavi will have a hard time forgetting the highs and lows of this past month.