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Pros from Around the World Gather in Israel to Compete in World Surf League...

Some 120 athletes from many countries, including Israel, are competing at the Seat Pro Netanya, held at Kontiki Beach.

Jewish Groups Rebuke Tottenham Fans for Calling Themselves ‘Yid Army’

The Jewish Tottenham fans use the term as an in-your-face against their opponents who use similar terms as a form of racism and anti-Semitism.

LeBron James Apologizes for ‘Jewish Money’ Post, Thought It Complemented Jews

Back in 2016, when James was playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers, he was instrumental in getting the team's Israeli head coach David Blatt fired.

Watch: Belgian Soccer Fans Sing ‘Our Parents Burned Jews’

"It would take law enforcement agencies to make things happen, it's their duty, we should be able to punish these fans, and I believe punishing one fan could educate 100."

Shoes with a Soul

The shoes consist of the Israeli flag at the cut length, the initials “IC” at the back” and a skyline of Jerusalem on the sidewalls.

Fascists, Iranians, Losing Soccer Fans, in Argentina’s ‘Killing Jews to Make Soap’ Scandal

The All Boys court was shut down indefinitely and the team could be sanctioned by the league to play all of its 2019 games without an audience.

Israelis Barred from Saudi Chess Tournament Demand Action from World Chess Body

Israeli chess grandmaster Ilya Smirin and former spokesperson for the Israeli Chess Federation Lior Aizenberg have written to FIDE requesting financial compensation and seeking assurances that it will not allow host countries to perpetrate such discrimination against Israelis.
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NE Patriots’ Jewish Wide Receiver Supports Pittsburgh Synagogue Victims

"I'm just letting the people out in Pittsburgh know I'm thinking about them."

WATCH: Israeli Judo Team Wins 2nd Gold Medal, 3 Bronze Medals at Abu Dhabi...

Netanyahu: "There is much hope when we hear our national anthem; everyone is moved by this honor and pride. It is not only your personal achievement and the Jewish achievement of Israeli sports, but also the fact that the anthem was being played in Abu Dhabi."
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Israeli Sports Minister Miri Regev Visits Mosque in United Arab Emirates

Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev was invited by an official representative of United Arab Emirates to an official visit at the Sheikh Zayed...

WATCH: Israeli Judoka Takes Gold at Judo Grand Slam Tourney in Abu Dhabi

For the first time ever, the Israeli national anthem, Hatikvah, played in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates.

First Bedouin Baseball Pitcher? You Be the Judge

In his initial investigation, the suspect claimed that he did not intend to hit vehicles, only to train.

Road Race in Memory of Eitam and Naama Henkin Traced Highway of their Murder

The highway was renamed Eitan road, Eitan being an acronym of Eitam and Naama.

10 American Baseball Players Slated To Make Aliyah, Help Israel Reach 2020 Olympic Dream

Several of the players also represented Israel in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, where Team Israel made it to the quarterfinal.

Israeli Public Broadcaster Opts Out of Soccer Deal that Excludes the Settlements

Benjamin Netanyahu has been reluctant to establish Israeli sovereignty in the liberated territories, so complaints regarding the broadcasts should be addressed to him.

Israel’s Public Broadcaster Signed Soccer Tournaments Deal Excluding the Settlements

A Qatari company acquired the broadcasting rights for the Middle East and North Africa, including "the Palestinian territories."

Erdan Calls for Jibril Rajoub’s Suspension from International Olympic Committee

Rajoub has been suspended and fined by FIFA for inciting violence against players and families of the Argentinian national football team. As a result of Rajoub's incitement, a planned friendly match between Israel and Argentina was canceled several months ago.

Real Madrid Hosts Ahed Tamimi, Gives Her Jersey with her Name

"What a shame, Real Madrid hosting a terrorist who incites to hatred and violence, what is the connection between this and soccer values?"

Iran Holding 155 Mile Ultramarathon in Hottest Spot on Earth

In 2005, the Lut Desert registered a temperature of 70.7°C, or 159.26° F.

Netanyahu Congratulates Linoy Ashram, Silver Medalist at 36th Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships

"This lifts the national pride of all of us. May you have very great success and we are all waiting for your continued success. Congratulations to you."

Rhythmic Gymnast Linoy Ashram Wins Second Medal for Israel

Ashram has also secured her place in the final contest which takes place on Friday; she is ranked seventh overall with a score of 55.9 points.

Linoy Ashram Takes Silver at Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships

Shortly after the conclusion of the competition Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took to Twitter to congratulate Ashram.

Baseball Hall of Fame Celebrates Jewish Big League Spy Moe Berg

Yankees and Mets legendary manager Casey Stengel said he was "the strangest man ever to play baseball."

FIFA Bans PA Soccer Head for Inciting Hatred, Violence Against Israel

"It’s high time the Palestinian leadership should understand that incitement to hatred and violence is hateful, dangerous and totally unacceptable."

Big Sports News: Israel Chosen to Host the European Championships of Flag Football Next...

Israeli men just miss making the podium at flag-football world championships in Panama.

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