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Mitch Finesilver has impressive run at World Olympic Qualifiers, but falls to Ukraine's Mykhailov in semifinals.
American guard Tyrus McGee takes aim at powering Hapoel Holon in Champions League playoffs
The deal, signed last week between Team Finest and Logitech G's gaming department, will include a series of content collaborations on social media platforms, as well as events and competitions.
Idan Levi from Ramat Gan performed a kata, a karate form that resembles an elegant, yet powerful dance routine perfecting the movements of the martial art.
Little Ness Ziona, driven by veteran Tal Dunne, shocks the hoops world with Europe Cup title.
Green draw with Beersheba as yellow-and-blue blanked by K8 • Hadera edges Bnei Yehuda
Israeli club claims maiden continental championship • Maccabi Tel Aviv avoids slump by edging Maccabi Haifa
Sagi Berman, 27, joined the Israeli Referees Association at a young age and presented exceptional physical and mental capabilities from the very beginning. Now, she plans on tackling a new challenge.
TaShawn Thomas echoed some of the frustrations while also taking some of the blame for the club’s poor play the past few months
Mitch Finesilver is currently Israel’s most decorated wrestler, competing in the international freestyle arena.
Avdija will undergo an MRI exam on Thursday but is not believed to need surgery, according to the report.
Giboa completes season sweep of Maccabi Tel Aviv • Hap TA earns pivotal win over Herzliya
The national team is slated to participate in the upcoming Tokyo 2021 Olympics.
Mac Haifa blanks K8 as yellow-and-blue held by Ashdod • Hapoel Tel Aviv moves closer to safety
Wolf competed in five Paralympics, representing Israel in London, Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta and Sydney, from 1984 until 2000.
Israel's baseball team for the 2021 Olympics:
Former NBA player and blue-and-white National Team captain Gal Mekel imparts Israeli pride
With high hopes after last year’s condensed continental success, yellow-and-blue falls flat.
Prather’s 41-point performance leads Eilat past Hapoel Tel Aviv • Hapoel wins Haifa derby
Marquee duel on tap between yellow-and-blue and Maccabi Haifa • Hap TA continues climb
The first half was embarrassing for the Israeli team, it cannot be defined otherwise.
Blue-and-white soccer star Munas Dabbur reflects on European success, Nazareth origins and goals.
Holon maintains momentum by beating Beersheba • Gilboa overcomes Ness Ziona in OT
Peretz scorcher, Fraser equalizer ensures 1-1 draw with Scotland at Bloomfield • Moldova road test next.
Ashram made it to first place in the multi-sport race category with a 98.45 score.
This marks the latest sign of diplomacy between the two countries, which signed a peace agreement last year.
The location also symbolic of the cooperation between Israel and Qatar.
National Team opens World Cup qualifying campaign with loss at Bloomfield • Scotland on tap
Israeli rookie scores 14 points in first performance at iconic New York arena, but fouls out
"This was one of the most challenging years of my life... to move to a strange county, with a different language and new team, and learn how to be responsible and independent."
Maccabi Tel Aviv routs Hapoel Haifa ahead of Euroleague clash with Zalgiris • Ness Ziona faces Kyiv
Maccabi Haifa is ahead of Maccabi Tel Aviv for 1st place; Beitar Jerusalem loses and coaches resign.
Hapoel Haifa returns to action with upset of Hapoel Jerusalem • Maccabi Haifa tops Hap TA
"This collaboration is a fantastic example of what sports can do," Kevin Musikanth, technical director of Israel Rugby, told The Jerusalem Post.
Heading into final round of regular season, battle for championship playoff spots tight as ever
40 teams from up to 30 countries expected in Holy Land for three-day tournament in December, with coveted sport in World Games up for grabs
Lahat said he is proud to represent his country and isn’t worried if fans don’t cheer for him and he is confident he will win.
Rout of Beitar Jerusalem catapults yellow-and-blue into 1st place as Greens upset by Petah Tikva.
American-Israeli basketball influencer making an impact on courts and screens all over the world.
Reds can’t hang on to big second-half lead • Jerusalem overcomes Rishon • Holon edges Gilboa.
"We consider chess a challenging, sharp and competitive sport, which is known for its development of thought, creativity and cognitive abilities."
Avdija, 20, has had an up-and-down rookie season, in part because of contracting COVID-19, which sidelined him for three weeks in January.
Israeli singer Kobi Aflalo performs American National Anthem before the game.
Casspi returns for yellow-and-blue ahead of crucial Euroleague contests vs CSKA, Valencia
The Israeli-American 26-year-old judoka spoke to the Jerusalem Post about winning the Grand Slam gold medal, earning Olympic berth.
Last year’s State Cup Cinderella ousted by 90th-minute winner • Mac TA, Beitar Jerusalem advance
Nelson Levy, Cohen, Butbol, Paltchik shine • Muki, Sasson brush off defeats • Iranian Mollaei snags silver.
Greens stay ahead of Mac TA with 3-0 conquest in Jerusalem • Hapoel Haifa rallies to draw Beersheba
Pair of victories in a row over Holon for yellow-and-blue • Eilat maintains slim 1st-place lead.
Only seconds into the second round, Gozali sent his opponent to the canvas, nailing him with a right that hit McAllister’s left ear.
The IFA's Transfer Rights Committee says the request was pulled since Bin Khalifa did not issue all the required documents, including a certificate of integrity.
Slumping Hapoel Jerusalem takes on Rishon Lezion • Maccabi Tel Aviv tangles with Holon
While games continue to be played, feeling just isn’t the same as sports are all about the spectators.
Multiple routes and tracking app to be used on February 19 amid pandemic, with motto of ‘All running together separately’
The victory was marred by an incident near the end of the match that saw Beersheba superstar Josue spit at Maccabi midfielder Avi Rikan out of frustration raising the ire of the visitors.
Mitchell, Rishon crush Nahariya • Eilat sinks Hapoel Haifa • Holon handles Herzliya.
Gozali, who was the first Israeli MMA (mixed martial arts) fighter to do battle at Madison Square Garden, will make his bare-knuckle fighting debut on February 5 in Tampa, Florida.
The novel presents a multifaceted Israel far more complex than often portrayed globally.
Yellow-and-blue falls to Fenerbahce • Reds ousted from Champions League • Ness Ziona triumphs
Maccabi Tel Aviv has a pair of Euroleague contests, while Jerusalem needs help in Champions League.
The newly trendy game of chess has had a home in the Jewish state for years.
Blue-and-white cycling team newcomer Chris Froome committed for long term, wants 5th Tour title
Israel Baseball Association and Dubai Little League announce new baseball tournament to take place in both countries.
Despite extension of lockdown, Israeli sports teams get nod to resume play • Maccabi Tel Aviv close to signing Cline.
New Hapoel Jerusalem coach from Lithuania has big shoes to fill after taking over from Katash.
Strong final frame boosts Goodes’s club over Reds • Holon advances by disposing Hapoel Tel Aviv.
The rally website listed the teams as Belgian and American - a possible indicator of official reluctance to publicize an Israeli presence.
The American-born Finesilver earned All-American status as a Duke University grappler at the 2019 National Collegiate Athletic Association wrestling championship.
The Sports Rabbi reflects on his decades of following the career of Oded Katash upon his departure from Hapoel Jerusalem to Greece.
Olympiacos rallies for Euroleague overtime conquest of yellow-and-blue ahead of Baskonia visit.
Atzili is currently in the process of finalizing his signing with Maccabi Haifa FC, after he left Maccabi TLV last year for the Cypriot Apoel Nikosia following statutory rape allegations.
Israeli Judo champion defeats South Korean Judoka Lee Seung-su in a waza-ari at the Doha Masters competition in Qatar.
Froome was recently signed to the ISN squad back in July of 2020, leaving his former team Ineos to ride out the remainder of his storied career in the Israeli blue and white.
With his EuroHoops Academy in full swing, Papaloukas reflects on career and season with Mac TA.
Washington was led by Avdija and Garrison Mathews, who scored 20 and 22 points, respectively.
Reds overcome Gilboa, yellow-and-blue nets derby triumph to roar into State Cup Final Four.
Beitar can’t hold on to two-goal lead, settles for draw • First-place Maccabi Haifa edges Hadera.
Ágnes Keleti, a retired Hungarian-Israeli Olympic and world champion artistic gymnast and coach, is considered the all-time most decorated Jewish gymnast in the world.
Youness Ben Jelloun, from Morocco, who participated in the event, said that "the game of chess which is a combination of sports art and science was used for peace between the peoples."
Long-time Caesarea staff member captures impressive title in first-ever competitive tournament.
Washington saw its robust 16-point lead with 8:53 to play in the second whittled to three at halftime after Minnesota went on a 27-14 run to end the quarter.
Avdija maintains NBA comfort level with nine points and stellar three-point shooting in fourth game.
Stoppage-time tally boosts Ashdod over Beitar • Leader Maccabi Haifa, Beersheba both triumph.
Yellow-and-blue led by healthy Casspi • Euroleague rhythm returning as Zenit St. Petersburg comes to town.
Israeli rookie still hasn’t missed an NBA shot, but his Washington Wizards falls to 0-2 with defeat by Magic.
As Israeli teenage star begins life as Washington Wizards rookie, Sports Rabbi reflects on relationship.
Maccabi Haifa edges Petah Tikva • Beitar Jerusalem holds Maccabi Tel Aviv to goalless draw
Inspired by the Netflix adaptation to the 1983 novel The Queen’s Gambit by Walter Tevis, the Saturday evening match is supported by chess expert Bruce Pandolfini, who consults the show.
If all goes well, Beitar – which has been struggling financially and on the field in recent years – can now return to its glory days.
After beating Barca, Maccabi hosts Pana in Euroleague • Jerusalem into State Cup quarterfinals
The 'Stand strong' outdoor photography showcase was supposed to unite Jerusalemites
Wilbekin powers yellow-and-blue past Hap Haifa • Jerusalem maintains perfect league record
Mac TA rallies to eke by Hapoel Haifa • Beersheba edges K8 • Netanya overcomes Petah Tikva
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Few things can be more ironic, hopeful and poetically just than Arab investors’ purchase of soccer club Beitar Jerusalem
With new UFC contract, 29-year-old Natan Levy reflects on journey from France to the octagon