Israeli sports hold a significant niche in the competitive world of European sports and Israel's sports stars, as well as, Jewish athletes from around the world are presented and celebrated for their contributions and achievements. Sports enthusiasts will love the section Israeli sports for the best of Jewish sports stars and their achievements.
Nahariya guard opens up about his Israel basketball journey, return to the court after hiatus
Wilbekin, Stoudemire double-doubles pace yellow-and-blue • Rishon routs Holon • Eilat sinks Ashdod
Yellow-and-blue one win away from clinching championship heading into weekend derby • Relegation battle still going strong
Avdija, Maccabi Tel Aviv secure first place heading into playoffs • Jerusalem overcomes Rishon
Yellow-and-blue coasting to title • Mac Haifa gets back on track • Beitar settles for draw with Hap Haifa.
Veteran Israeli forward reflects on Jerusalem origins and his maturation as a basketball player.
Should they win, the Israeli team will be able to compete in the European Volleyball Championship, which will be held in 2021.
The historic moment mentioned on that front page in bold letters would probably be the goal made by Mordechai “Motaleh” Spiegler, a lead player on the Israeli team, in Toluca, Mexico.
Kanuk leads Hap Haifa to triumph • Beitar Jerusalem plays to another goalless draw vs Mac Haifa.
Premier League stalwart needs penalties to down Bnei Yehuda • Second-tier side stuns Hapoel Tel Aviv
Both Jerusalem and yellow-and-blue play not to lose in what is becoming all too common in Israel.
Controversial penalty hands Hapoel a point • Bnei Yehuda blasts Hadera ahead of State Cup semis.
Yellow-and-blue still undefeated after blanking second-place Maccabi Haifa • Beitar Jerusalem blanked at Bloomfield by Hapoel Tel Aviv
While Israeli soccer has returned, attending games is a much different experience than ever before.
The Haifa-based firm's logo will feature on the front of Young Boys official jersey and training shirts for national and international matches.
Beitar Jerusalem draws Beersheba • Maccabi Tel Aviv blanks Hap Haifa • Hap TA edges Mac Haifa
Rishon Lezion icon Gene Banks talks Holy Land career and being a teammate of a young MJ.
After long break due to pandemic, team and fans have game schedule to look forward to.
Individual sports such as windsurfing, sailing, tennis will get back to training right after next Wednesday’s Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, to the delight of the athletes.
Professional players get Ministry of Health green light to get back on the pitch, with distance and contact restrictions in place.
Announcement no surprise as 19-year-old Maccabi Tel Aviv’s swingman one of top global prospects
Brody, Berkovich & Co. reminisce about Euroleague championship that put Israeli hoops ‘on the map’
The marathon is usually scheduled for a Sunday, but was changed for this summer to a Saturday when a venue outside of Tokyo was chosen for the race.
A classic Greek tale of basketball greatness
Hoping to attract record number of competitors to Israel, Maccabi World Union doesn't want to conflict with delayed Tokyo Games
Once-beloved owner leaves soccer club’s helm after players reject salary reduction plan
Hapoel Beersheba basketball player Ben Eisenhardt opens up about frustration of current hiatus
Ian Kinsler arrives just in time to try and help Israel's national team win a baseball Olympic medal.
With medal hopes growing, blue-and-white gets Tokyo commitment from 4-time MLB All-Star.
Beitar's chairman Eli Ohana, club CEO Moni Brosh and financial advisor Haim Navon, who have been in contact with the owner since he was exposed to the virus, have all been told to go into isolation.
With coronavirus wreaking havoc, Hapoel Jerusalem and Maccabi Tel Aviv players in the dark along with everyone else.
With local basketball and soccer leagues sidelined by coronavirus, player and coaches share thoughts
Beersheba advances past Haifa into State Cup semifinals.
Host Reds prevail over yellow-and-blue in blockbuster as coronavirus crowd-limitation rules bent.
Bedlam abounds across the country as basketball, soccer and more all affected by coronavirus
Hapoel hosts Game 1 of Champions League series • Maccabi Tel Aviv duels with Euroleague leader Efes
Hapoel Tel Aviv, Hap Haifa sneak into championship playoffs.
The two latest incidences of homophobic slurs being sung by fans both targeted Maccabi Netanya Goalkeeper Dani Amos, during matches against Hapoel Kiryat Shmona and, most recently, Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Jerusalem has had quite the season thus far, capturing the Israel State Cup earlier in February along with the League Cup that it won in the preseason while finishing atop its Champions League group.
Israel Start-Up Nation’s roster consists of 30 riders, from 16 different nationalities, hailing from five continents, possessing multiple and sometimes contrasting religious views.
FIBA President Hamane Niang agreed to promote the Sports and Culture minister's request to host competitions in Israel for the tournament.
It shuts down when it snows.
Avdija, Cohen shine for blue-and-white as Mekel anchors strong defensive effort for Katash’s squad
Leader Maccabi Tel Aviv shuts out Ness Ziona • Rukavytsya, Maccabi Haifa handle Hadera
Holon tops Hapoel Tel Aviv • Yellow-and-blue downs Rishon heading into international break
Nahariya puts up tough fight in final, but Hapoel hangs on in 4th quarter to capture title.
'He is among the best Taekwondoists worldwide. Thousands of people come to his club'
Israeli Olympians have plenty to shoot for in Tokyo, Baseball team to be compensated as a group
Defending-champion Reds conquer Rishon in semifinals, Northerners hang on to edge Ness Ziona
Team Israel, Israel's national baseball team, provides inspiration to both Israelis and Diaspora Jews who take pride in its achievements
Leader Maccabi Tel Aviv held to draw at Beersheba • Maccabi Haifa stunned at home by Kfar Saba
Super Bowl LIV features the Chiefs and 49ers vying for football supremacy late Sunday night.
Maccabi Tel Aviv holds four-point lead atop table • Beitar Jerusalem edges Ness Ziona • Beersheba held
It is unclear if he will be back by February 22, when the next soccer season begins.
Injury depleted Maccabi Tel Aviv thrilled to sign 37-year-old big man to dismay of Hapoel Jerusalem
In a huge move for Israel's e-sports scene, the world's largest and most prestigious e-sports tournament will be held in Eilat in November 2020
English soccer club also becomes first team to formally adopt IHRA working definition of antisemitism
Hapoel Jerusalem, Mac TA victorious in continental play • Haifa ousts Uhm El Fahem in State Cup
Mac Haifa blanks Netanya, Beersheba stunned by cellar-dweller Ra’anana • Hap TA edges Bnei Yehuda
Olympic-bound squad kicks off week-long trip with visit to President Rivlin, visit to hospital
Noa Szollos won the Bronze Medal in Alpine skiing, standing out among 62 athletes from 30 countries.
Can a baseball team made up mostly of professional, college and semiretired Americans bond as a lineup to win an Olympic medal? We’re about to find out.
Hapoel Jerusalem rallies to overcome Nahariya • Mac Haifa tops Rishon • Holon edges Gilboa
Tricky maneuvering for clubs as they try to navigate the complicated system of employing imports
Reds still trail undefeated Maccabi Tel Aviv in standings • Gulley propels Gilboa/Galil past Eilat
Maccabi blanks Hapoel in Haifa derby • Beersheba edges Hadera • Beitar Jerusalem tops Ra’anana
Second-tier squad ousts Premier League leader from State Cup • Beersheba, Mac Haifa, Beitar into last-16
The supporters in the crowd carried Palestinian and Hezbollah flags and ended up burning Israeli flags, all while calling the name of BDS leader Omar Barghouti.
Maccabi Tel Aviv’s 18-year-old phenom set for larger role due to club’s injuries, and NBA is watching
Hapoel J’lem takes down Maccabi Ashdod, Hapoel Eilat slips by
A in-depth look at Stanley Cup-winning Detroit Red Wings Russian line of Fetisov, Fedorov, Konstantinov, Larionov and Kozlov
Jordi Bertomeu shares his thoughts on future of continental hoops, player movement and David Blatt
"We hope to see the team on the medal podium and hear HaTikvah playing in Japan. Good luck, and I'm sure you'll make us proud," Ambassador Ron Dermer told the team.
Reds set up date with Mac TA • Nahariya, Ness Ziona, Rishon, Herzliya, Gilboa round out last-8
Maccabi Haifa and Hapoel Beersheba putting up a fight • Beitar Jerusalem hanging on in 4th.
Rishon edges Yavne in round-of-16 • Herzliya stuns Maccabi Haifa • Ness Ziona overcomes Ashdod
First-place Maccabi Tel Aviv blanks Hapoel Haifa • Maccabi Haifa dispatches Beitar Jerusalem
Jerusalem crushes Beersheba • Eilat upsets Holon • Rishon edges Ashdod • Ness Ziona drops Greens
Courage in Motion holds annual cycling event in Israel this week as part of the Beit Halochem Canada, Aid to Disabled Veterans of Israel initiative
Reigning champion retakes first place with Bloomfield triumph • Haifa clubs, Beitar notch victories
Blue-and-white athletes off to soaring start at European Championships in Holon
Henig, who traveled to the US in 1984 to interview the then-newly installed NBA commissioner David Stern, also met a young player named Michael Jordan.
So far, among others, Israeli athletes have qualified to compete in equestrian show jumping, baseball, shooting and rhythmic gymnastics.
Between national team and league, Israelis flood the pitch • Jerusalem and others hit the gym
It is Dolgopyat’s second silver medal at the World Championship, after winning one in 2017.
Russian big man reflects on relationship with Israeli from national team and NBA’s Cavaliers
First-ever international tackle football game in Israel kicks off at Kraft Family Sports Campus
After winning thrilling opener in Turkey, Team Israel set to host Belgium
New format and revamped rosters the top storylines in elite continental basketball competition
Reflecting on the blue-and-white's improbable qualification campaign for a berth at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
The Israeli team made history Sunday by defeating South Africa 11-1 in Italy, after beating the Netherlands on Thursday and tournament host Italy on Friday.
Blue-and-white national tackle football team to host Belgium next month in Jerusalem
Israel’s Euro 2020 hopes take serious hit as late goal off Kayal turnover leads to 3-2 setback
Nadal advanced to Friday’s semifinals, his eighth US Open final four.