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Posted on: March 18th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

A Greek soccer player has been banned for life from playing for the national team after giving the Nazi salute during a game. Giorgos Katidis, 20, who plays for the AEK Athens team, gave the salute after scoring the winning goal in a match on March 15, the same day Greek Jews marked the 70th […]

AEK Athens' player Giorgos Katidis giving the Nazi style salute, as teammate Roger Guerreiro looks on, Saturday, March 16, 2013.
 

Posted on: March 17th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The 20-year-old Katidis is pleading ignorance.

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Samuel Rosenstein, of Columbus Torah Academy, sliding into home plate.
 

Posted on: March 12th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

The need for such a Shabbat-considerate tournament came up last winter, when the basketball team of Houston’s Beren Academy had reached the semifinals, only to become the center of a national controversy.

Camila Minakawa
 

Posted on: March 6th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

This martial artist is 21, Jewish, Brazilian and a woman. Her name is Camila Minakawa. She also is a judo champ, so it is a lot safer for Israel that she is on our side – she made aliyah on Wednesday.

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President Shimon Peres (R) and FC Barcelona President Sandro Rosell at the press conference on February 21, 2013, when Rosell confirmed that his team would arrive in Israel on July 31 for a special match against a joint Arab-Israeli team.
 

Posted on: February 27th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

The Palestinian Authority is just as stubborn as Shimon Peres. Every time he tries to resurrect it, the PA buries it deeper. This time around, they kicked his “soccer peace” game in the teeth.

Hermes 450 UAV to patrol over FIFA Confederation Cup games in Brazil (Archive: 2013)
 

Posted on: February 25th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Israel UAV drones, usually used to by Brazil to guard its borders, will be hovering over FIFA’s Confederation Cup games this year to protect players and fans from terrorists.

 

Posted on: February 25th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Omri Casspi, the first Israeli to play in the NBA, had an appendectomy. The Cleveland Cavaliers forward had his appendix removed on Saturday night at the Orlando Regional Medical Center and stayed overnight at the hospital, CBS Sports reported Sunday, citing a team news release. Casspi was to be re-evaluated on Sunday. He had been […]

 

Posted on: February 21st, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

President Shimon Peres and the head of the Barcelona soccer club announced on Thursday a special soccer match for peace that will include players from the Palestinian Authority. President Peres told club president Sandro Rosell at a press conference, “I am delighted that we will have the opportunity to launch this project together. Your club […]

Burnt Beitar Jerusalem Office
 

Posted on: February 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

On Friday, arsonists burnt down the Jerusalem offices of Beitar Jerusalem. The teams trophies, memorabilia, historical uniforms and more were destroyed in the fire, started by a Molotov cocktail thrown into the office. Beitar Jerusalem has once again become riled in controversy ever since the recent and rabid displays of racism on the part of a […]

Lt. Asaf Katz in two uniforms idf photo
 

Posted on: February 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelIDF

What do IDF soldiers and Super Bowl football players in common? They take charge, never back down and are team players. For example: IDF soldier Asaf Katz.

Art Modell
 

Posted on: February 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Art Modell, who died in September, helped make pro football a multi-billion dollar empire, but the late Jewish owner of the Ravens won’t make it into the Hall of Fame, at least not this time.

 

Posted on: January 17th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

The Chicago Bears hired a Jewish head coach, Marc Trestman, to improve their pigskin prowess.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

British soccer fans reportedly wrote anti-Semitic messages on the Facebook page of a local British club shortly after it hired an Israeli player.

Opening tip-off
 

Posted on: January 11th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Café Rimon used great court vision and ball movement, dishing out plenty of assist to win a thrilling 41-38 game over the Atoms, in the Red & Dr. Murray’s Israel Basketball League. Captain Manny Topas credited Café Rimon’s exemplary teamwork with the victory. “We’re always looking to dish, to set the table for each other,” said Topas, predicting […]

 

Posted on: January 10th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

New guidelines issued by the Italian Interior Ministry govern how police may halt or interrupt a soccer match because of racist or anti-Semitic behavior by fans or on the pitch.

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Posted on: January 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

City of Gold kept a perfect record and the top spot in the Red and Dr. Murrays Israel Basketball League, earning a 75-69 victory over BMT Alumni. Reigning MVP Yisrael Feld led City of Gold, with a combination of pin-point location assists and slashing drives to the hoop, to pace a 10-point halftime lead. BMT […]

 

Posted on: January 3rd, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

An 11-year-old New York girl was disqualified from the 2012 U.S. National Table Tennis Championships when she opted not to play her final match, which fell on Shabbat.

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Posted on: December 30th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Emanuel Sheffer, the soccer coach who led Israel to the only World Cup finals in which it has ever participated, died on Friday at the age of 88.

Gaza's main stadium was used as a rocket launching site.
 

Posted on: November 29th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

FIFA generously plans to rebuild the Gaza soccer stadium. The stadium was used as a Hamas launching pad to shoot Fajr-5 rockets at Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.

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Posted on: November 29th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Avi Luzon, president of Israel’s football association, said Wednesday that Israel’s hosting of next year’s European under-21 football championship would not pose a security problem.

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