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Basger

Basger selected in World Cup squad

Jarrod Basger has been selected in Australia’s 14-man squad for the upcoming FIFA Futsal World Cup in Columbia.

Gerbi charity

A piece of history for charity

Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi, who won a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics, is auctioning off her Olympic name patch for charity.

Israel’s Or Sasson, left, trying to shake hands with Islam El Shehaby of Egypt following their Olympic judo match in Rio de Janeiro won by Sasson.

Israel’s second medal in Rio comes again from judo

Ori Sasson of Israel won a bronze medal in the men’s judo over-100 kg competition.

Yarden Gerbi medal judo

Bronze for judo is Israel’s first Rio Olympics medal

Yarden Gerbi became the first Israeli to medal at the Rio Olympics, bringing home a bronze in the women’s 63-kg judo competition.

Israeli Lebanese Rio

Lebanese delegation refuses to ride bus with Israeli Olympians

Lebanese Olympians refused to ride on a bus with Israeli athletes to get to the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 summer games.

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Rio: Jewish Olympians to watch

Here are seven Jewish American athletes we’re expecting to make waves in Brazil.

David Horwitz playing for the NSW Waratahs. Photo: Ben Holgate/Waratahs Rugby.

Horwitz’s season of hope

Australia's first Jewish rugby player at Super Rugby level, David Horwitz, has finished his debut season feeling satisfied, but determined to improve.

Sol Spitalnic boxer

Boxing legend mourned

Tributes have been paid to Boxing Australia life member, ACGA life member and Maccabi Victoria Hall of Fame inductee Sol Spitalnic who died last week.

The Maccabi under-11 girls team that won the Kanga Cup competition in Canberra last week.

Maccabi wins the Kanga Cup in Canberra

Maccabi Hakoah Junior Football Club’s under-11 girls team won the Kanga Cup in Canberra last week when they defeated the Gladesville Sharks 4-3 in a penalty shoot-out.

Nathan Katz will compete in Rio this year

Two brothers headed to Rio

Two Jewish brothers will compete for Australia at the Olympics for the first time in the country’s history.