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.

Silver medalist Jessica Fox competing in the Women's K-1 canoe slalom semi-final

Fox in fine form for Rio

WOMEN’S canoe slalom world number one Jessica Fox finished the opening three rounds of the 2016 World Cup in strong form in Pau, France last weekend.

Hakoah Sydney City East Club president Mike Katz with Waverley mayor Sally Betts at the launch of a synthetic field at Waverley Oval. Photo: Noel Kessel.

New synthetic oval in Waverley

A NEW synthetic football field was launched at Waverley Oval on Monday night (May 16). The new oval will be used by a host of sports clubs and teams, including Maccabi football clubs.

Maccabi Victoria named football player Toni Hamilton (pictured with the ball) the most Outstanding Maccabi Sportswoman of the Year for 2015. Photo: Peter Haskin.

Maccabi Victoria honours best of 2015

Paralympic table tennis player Barak Mizrachi was named outstanding Jewish sportsman of the year at the annual Maccabi Victoria Awards night, held in Melbourne on Sunday night (May 15).


American Jew joins the Gold Coast Suns

THE Gold Coast Suns have signed former American National Football League triallist Brandon Kaufman as an international scholarship player. Kaufman, who is 25 years old and in 2013 trained with

Benno Negri, who won a gold medal, in action.

Negri brothers collect four gold medals at Victorian sprint titles

JEWISH swimmers won four gold, one silver and two bronze medals at the 2016 Victorian State Sprint Championships on the weekend.

Adam Kellerman

Kellerman’s tough run at the Australian Open

WHEELCHAIR tennis player Adam Kellerman had a tough time at the Australian Open and lost both his singles and doubles matches in straight sets. Kellerman, who is ranked 11th in […]

Dudi Sela serving during his third round match against Russian Andrey Kuznetsov.	Photo: Peter Haskin

Sela lets golden opportunity slip at Aus Open

DUDI Sela said losing to an unseeded played in the third round was frustrating but he was happy with his performance during a 7-5, 3-6, 6-1, 7-6 loss to Russian […]