The coaches said they're looking forward to traveling together to the United States so they can compare coaching techniques with their American counterparts.
A record number of participants has made this year’s Games the biggest ever, with athletes from 80 nations around the world competing in the Jewish Olympics.
The 20th Maccabiah will feature competitions in 40 different sports, including two new additions: lacrosse and bridge.
'I would not be where I am if not for the endless support of my family, friends, team mates, coaches, all of my supporters and God above.'
Alon Day will be the first Israeli ever to compete in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, a top NASCAR touring series.
"The Kraft Family Sports Campus will advance Jerusalem as an international sports hub."
"Your game is not different from ours. Only difference is, If we lose, the consequences are -- immutable. And we’ve had enough of that in our history. So we won’t let that happen again."
From July 4-18, the Maccabiah Games will have the added significance of coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the reunification of this year’s host city, Jerusalem.
An official ceremony at 8 PM will include a message from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
'We wanted to take American support for Israel to new symbolic heights – and show our all-encompassing pride across sea, air, and land.'
The accident is the first for the New York Citi Bike sharing program in more than 43 million trips since its start in 2013.
5,000 athletes and fans from 50 countries will convene in Netanya, Israel, for lacrosse’s flagship international competition.
Israeli Athlete Anastasia Kirilyuk, one of the best in the world in this field, was awarded a gold medal as European Champion.
"At this stage it is premature for the Fifa Congress to take any decision." Extension was granted till March 2018 for a compromise.
The FIFA council decided it's simply “too early” for the congress to make a decision on such an issue.
Netanyahu allegedly called to ask the FIFA president to block the agenda item on sanctions against Israeli teams.
Members of the Students Supporting Israel (SSI) at Columbia U. held signs accusing Barghouti of lying about BDS.
The case was first filed 11 years ago, but because Rajoub was not physically present it was withdrawn.
Germany had planned to send sports expert Gert Engels to coach the Palestinian Authority football team over a 2-year period.
Last year more than 250,000 tourists flocked to the beaches along the shores of the lake on the Passover holiday.
The team has failed to make it to the EuroLeague quarter finals (it was eliminated after the Regular season), which could leave it with a deficit of about $5 million for the year.
Shadrack Kipkosgei, 25, from Kenya, won the Jerusalem Marathon in 2:16:33.
In the bottom of the 5th inning, Weinstein decided to replace Zeid with Dylan Axelrod, and the game went downhill from there.
The miracle ended on Monday night for the undefeated Israel team. It was finally stopped by the Netherlands, which Israel had beaten in round one.
Israel's manager Jerry Weinstein took Marquis out after 69 pitches, which means he won't pitch again in the Tokyo round.