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10 Jewish-American Players Slated to Represent Israel in Baseball Tournament

This will mark the first time Jewish-American athletes play for Israel in a world championship.

29 killed in Istanbul Double Bombing – 27 Police

Turkish security forces arrested ten suspects in Saturday night's attack where 29 were killed, 27 of them police.

Netanyahu Condemns Istanbul Attack, Expects Turkey to Condemn Terror Against Israel

Israel's prime minister condemned a deadly bombing in Istanbul, and called on Turkey to do the same when Israel is targeted.

‘Holocaust on Ice ‘ Latest Rage (literally) in Moscow [video]

Amazingly, Tatiana’s performance was received with applause by the audience, but social media folks have been condemning it in a mix of rage and disbelief.

Wanted: Rowers for Maccabi USA to Compete at the Maccabiah Games

the ideal athletes will have competitive sculling experience in the single and double, and are currently training either with their university, or in a competitive club environment.

Now They are Going After Jewish Summer Camps

Jewish campers emulating IDF exercises were compared to Hamas training camps.

Egypt Protects Ghana’s Israeli Football Coach

Egypt has extended protection to an Israeli football coach for Ghana, after receiving threats on his life from Egyptian "fans."

Israeli Cyclists Participate in UCI 2016 World Championships — in Doha, Qatar

Top Israeli cyclists competed in the 2016 UCI world championships held last week in Doha, Qatar.

PA Official Gets Heavy UN Support in Getting FIFA to Ban Israeli Teams

UN secretary general’s special advisor on sport Wilfried Lemke has been lobbying on behalf of Rajoub, and sent FIFA a letter advising that all Jewish life in Judea and Samaria is illegal, which includes Jewish soccer teams.

Arab Team Sued Over Fans’ Booing Shimon Peres’ Minute of Silence [video]

The charge will likely be fan misconduct, an item that was added to the association's rule book in 2007, when fans of Beitar Jerusalem booed during a minute of silence in memory of the late Yitzhak Rabin.

Israel Bashes Great Britain 9-1, Heads to World Baseball Classic [video]

Israel's baseball team won the World Baseball Classic qualifier against Great Britain to advance to the championship.

Jewish Runners Take On Berlin Marathon Proudly Wearing Israeli Flags

When 36-year-old Levi Levine crossed the finish line at today’s BMW Berlin Marathon, his emotions far exceeded his personal pride at having successfully finished the 42-kilometer course.

Israeli Paralympic Delegation Comes Back to Cheers, but Committee Says That Gaps Remain

Committee members also said that Israel lags behind other countries in terms of support and investment for sports, especially for disabled people.

Maccabi Tel Aviv Football Club Foundation Becomes Team Ambassador for Special Olympics Israel

Maccabi Tel Aviv Football Club Foundation has become the first-ever Team Ambassador to the global organization for Israel's Special Olympics.

Paralympics Bronze Medalist Moran Samuel Also Wins Kudos in Call from Netanyahu

Israeli paralympic athlete Moran Samuel has won the admiration of the country's prime minister for her stellar performance as well.

Israeli Court Rules: It Is Criminal for Jews to Enter Areas Where Police Cannot...

On its face the ruling is tantamount to a NY City judge punishing a victim of violence for entering a dangerous neighborhood without first receiving police permission.

Israeli Sports Technology Business Execs Showcase Products in America

Israeli sports technology company execs were in the United States this summer to showcase their latest products.

Israel to Compete at World Baseball Qualifier in Brooklyn, NY

Israeli American baseball fans are paying attention to the action in Brooklyn: next month Israel competes against 3 countries in NYC.

Israel’s Wix Teams Up with New York Yankees in Sponsorship Deal

Wix may be the first Israeli company to work with a Major League Baseball team.

Israeli Olympic Medalist Auctions Her Rio Name Patch to Benefit Children with Cancer

The former judo world champion in the 63 kilogram division started an eBay auction on Tuesday, which will continue for five days until August 29.

Gush Etzion Host Its First Dog Show

It's also the only dog show in Israel, exclusively not held on Shabbat.

Two Medals and Political Controversies: A Summary of Israel’s Rio Olympics

As the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro come to a close, Israel can look back at what was one of its most successful Olympics ever.

Israeli Arab Immigrant Wins Gold Medal for Jordan

The Abu Gosh family immigrated to Jordan from the Israeli Arab village of Abu Gosh, located on the main highway to Jerusalem.

What Bracha to Make on the Olympic Games? There’s an Answer!

Seeing a beautiful or exceptionally gifted person arouses awe and admiration, explains Rabbi Melamed, but they also might arouse envy.

Netanyahu to Ori Sasson: Your Extended Hand to Egyptian Opponent Was Not Ignored

Netanyahu told the Olympiads: I received a message from Egypt yesterday. They told me,‘I want you to know, Mr. Prime Minister, that other voices were heard in Egypt.’

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