Norway cancels friendly soccer match with Israel over COVID

Norway cancels friendly soccer match with Israel over COVID

After Israeli player tested positive for COVID, Norwegian football federation announces match due to be played in Oslo was canceled.AFP, 11/11/2020, 4:12 PM
Mixed Martial Arts champ issues COVID-19 statement after win

Mixed Martial Arts champ issues COVID-19 statement after win

Mixed Martial Arts champ Bryce Mitchell answers media questions post-fight at UFC on ESPN+ 39 after beating Andre Fili in Las Vegas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2020, 3:19 PM
Israel and UAE to cooperate on soccer

Israel and UAE to cooperate on soccer

Maccabi Haifa and UAE's Al-Ain FC to meet for a friendly match in Abu Dhabi.Elad Benari, 10/26/2020, 4:13 AM
Israel’s cycling team gets first-ever stage win at Giro d'Italia

Israel’s cycling team gets first-ever stage win at Giro d'Italia

Team Israel Start-Up Nation's Alex Dowsett wins Stage 8 at Giro d'Italia competition.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/11/2020, 10:17 PM
Diego Schwartzman loses to Nadal in French Open semifinal

Diego Schwartzman loses to Nadal in French Open semifinal

The Jewish tennis star lost to Nadal in straight sets, 6-3, 6-3, 7-6(0), ending a strong run at the postponed French Open.Emily Burack, JTA, 10/11/2020, 1:22 PM
Dutch sports channel adds anti-Semitic chants to soccer match

Dutch sports channel adds anti-Semitic chants to soccer match

During live broadcast of soccer match, network includes recording of audience reactions which included anti-Semitic chants from fans.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 10/5/2020, 4:52 PM
Guy Niv becomes 1st Israeli to complete cycling’s Tour de France

Guy Niv becomes 1st Israeli to complete cycling’s Tour de France

26-year-old cyclist makes history as the first Israeli to complete the three-week Tour de France.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/23/2020, 7:37 AM
Diego Schwartzman advances to Italian Open finals

Diego Schwartzman advances to Italian Open finals

Jewish Argentine tennis star beats Rafael Nadal and Denis Shapovalov to advance to Italian Open finals.Emily Burack, JTA, 9/21/2020, 2:59 PM
Steve Cohen reaches agreement to buy the New York Mets

Steve Cohen reaches agreement to buy the New York Mets

Jewish billionaire reaches agreement to buy NY Mets, after deal seemingly stalled earlier this year.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 9/15/2020, 8:48 AM
Highlights from Israel-Slovakia soccer match

Highlights from Israel-Slovakia soccer match

Israel ties Slovakia 1-1.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2020, 1:38 PM
Soccer star Messi becomes brand ambassador for Israeli company

Soccer star Messi becomes brand ambassador for Israeli company

Soccer star Lionel Messi is the new face of the Israeli company OrCam, which makes devices that help the visually impaired.JTA, 9/13/2020, 7:58 AM
Will Beitar Jerusalem soccer team be sold to UAE businessmen?

Will Beitar Jerusalem soccer team be sold to UAE businessmen?

Jerusalem soccer team with significant right-wing following may be sold to group of UAE businessmen.i24NEWS, 9/11/2020, 10:40 AM
Member of Israel's Tour de France team suspended over drug test

Member of Israel's Tour de France team suspended over drug test

Rider on Israel's Tour de France team suspended over banned asthma medication.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/9/2020, 2:59 PM
NFL quarterback Josh Rosen signed by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

NFL quarterback Josh Rosen signed by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Jewish quarterback Josh Rosen, a No 1 draft pick in 2018, signed to Buccaneers practice squad.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/8/2020, 5:56 PM
1st Israeli drafted to Major League notches win with the Orioles

1st Israeli drafted to Major League notches win with the Orioles

Dean Kremer, the first Israeli player to be drafted into the Major Leagues, notches win in debut game with the Orioles.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/8/2020, 7:35 AM
Trump on the NBA: They’ve become like a political organization

Trump on the NBA: They’ve become like a political organization

NBA playoff games resume following boycott. Trump: Their ratings have been very bad because people are a little tired of the NBA.Neri Weiss, 8/30/2020, 5:04 AM
Milwaukee Bucks boycott playoff game following Kenosha shooting

Milwaukee Bucks boycott playoff game following Kenosha shooting

NBA postpones three games following Milwaukee Bucks' boycott of Game 5 to protest police shooting of Jacob Blake.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2020, 12:36 AM
Amar’e Stoudemire completes his conversion to Judaism

Amar’e Stoudemire completes his conversion to Judaism

Former NBA star and Israeli citizen posts that he has completed the process of converting to Judaism.Marcy Oster/JTA, 8/26/2020, 8:19 PM
Guy Niv to become first ever Israeli cyclist in Tour de France

Guy Niv to become first ever Israeli cyclist in Tour de France

Guy Niv, 26, to become first-ever Israeli rider to compete in top international cycling competition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2020, 4:43 PM
Haredi marathon runner petitions Olympic Committee

Haredi marathon runner petitions Olympic Committee

Bracha “Beatie” Deutsch asks that Olympics Committee reschedule Tokyo 2021 Women’s Marathon to a day other than Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2020, 4:14 PM
Israel's cycling team gears up for the Tour De France

Israel's cycling team gears up for the Tour De France

Israeli team training for the annual bicycle race.i24NEWS, 8/12/2020, 4:04 AM
Former MLB player: Anti-Semitism "rampant" in baseball

Former MLB player: Anti-Semitism "rampant" in baseball

Cody Decker recounts his experiences with anti-Semitism during his career in the MLB after Oakland coach allegedly uses Nazi salute.Gabe Friedman/JTA, 8/10/2020, 9:31 PM
Captain of Israel’s hockey team signs to play in Auschwitz

Captain of Israel’s hockey team signs to play in Auschwitz

Eliezer Sherbatov signs on for season with the local team in Oswiecim - or Auschwitz.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 8/10/2020, 7:08 AM
Oakland A's coach apologizes for Nazi salute-like gesture

Oakland A's coach apologizes for Nazi salute-like gesture

Oakland Athletics' bench coach apologizes for using a gesture that looked like a Nazi salute after a team win.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/8/2020, 1:51 AM
Ex-NFL star accuses Jews of sex trafficking and human sacrifice

Ex-NFL star accuses Jews of sex trafficking and human sacrifice

Former Kansas City Chiefs running back claims a Jewish 'cabal' is running 'market' of pedophilia, child sex trafficking, and human sacrificeMarcy Oster, JTA, 8/5/2020, 7:24 AM
IOC apologizes over tweet on 1936 Olympics

IOC apologizes over tweet on 1936 Olympics

The 1936 Olympics in Berlin were an opportunity for Adolf Hitler to promote his government and ideals of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/24/2020, 11:09 PM
Natalie Portman is ‘all in’ as an owner of women’s soccer team

Natalie Portman is ‘all in’ as an owner of women’s soccer team

Israeli-born actress becomes co-owner of new LA-based women's soccer team.Emily Burack, JTA, 7/22/2020, 9:38 AM
Former Team Israel coach kneels during US national anthem

Former Team Israel coach kneels during US national anthem

Giants manager and Black Lives Matter supporter Gabe Kapler kneels during playing of national anthem.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/22/2020, 8:10 AM
Charles Barkley calls out Black celebrities for anti-Semitism

Charles Barkley calls out Black celebrities for anti-Semitism

'We can't allow blacks to be prejudiced if we want to be respected,' says former NBA star Charles Barkley, decrying anti-Semitism and racismMarcy Oster, JTA, 7/20/2020, 7:05 AM
'Educate, don't cancel NFL player for anti-Semitic posts'

'Educate, don't cancel NFL player for anti-Semitic posts'

Jewish NFL players say education, rather than cancellation, is the right response to fellow player's anti-Semitic posts.Stephen Silver, JTA, 7/14/2020, 8:15 AM
NFL's Redskins to change name, following years of pressure

NFL's Redskins to change name, following years of pressure

After years of pressure, including from the ADL, the NFL's Redskins vows to change its name.Ben Harris, JTA, 7/14/2020, 7:44 AM
NFL player who posted anti-Semitic screed to visit Auschwitz

NFL player who posted anti-Semitic screed to visit Auschwitz

DeSean Jackson, the NFL player who drew fire for posting 'Hitler was right' on social media, agrees to visit Auschwitz.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/13/2020, 7:05 AM
NFL player: 'Jewish people aren't our problem'

NFL player: 'Jewish people aren't our problem'

NFL controversy regarding some players' support for Louis Farrakhan, one player's anti-Semitic comments continues.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2020, 4:52 PM
Cycling legend Chris Froome joins Israeli team

Cycling legend Chris Froome joins Israeli team

Team Israel Start-Up Nation announces that four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome will lead the team starting next season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2020, 10:59 AM
Chiefs Jewish player: DeSean Jackson should be more careful

Chiefs Jewish player: DeSean Jackson should be more careful

Kansas City Chiefs player Mitchell Schwartz speaks out following Philadelphia Eagles’ DeSean Jackson's anti-Semitic social media posts.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2020, 2:10 AM
'Jews are a minority group too,' says NFL's Zach Banner

'Jews are a minority group too,' says NFL's Zach Banner

'Blacks are wrong to think Jews are like other whites,' says African-American NFL player on fellow NFL player controversial comments on JewsMarcy Oster, JTA, 7/10/2020, 8:41 AM
Julian Edelman invites DeSean Jackson to Holocaust Museum

Julian Edelman invites DeSean Jackson to Holocaust Museum

New England Patriots receiver offers to accompany fellow NFL star to Holocaust museum following 'Hitler' posts.Marcy Oster/JTA, 7/9/2020, 6:55 PM
Baseball stadium named after anti-Semite to be renamed

Baseball stadium named after anti-Semite to be renamed

U of Cincinnati votes to remove Marge Schott’s name from its stadium over her anti-Semitism and racism.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/25/2020, 4:29 PM
NFL quarterback wishes students ‘mazel tov’, cites Torah

NFL quarterback wishes students ‘mazel tov’, cites Torah

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins offers NCSY program graduates a 'mazel tov' in video address.Marc Brodsky, JTA, 6/24/2020, 8:17 AM
Top-ranked tennis player tests positive for coronavirus

Top-ranked tennis player tests positive for coronavirus

Novak Djokovic announces he and his wife tested positive for coronavirus after he played in exhibition matches in Serbia and Croatia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2020, 4:56 AM
Former NBA star: 'No way I'm staying in isolation'

Former NBA star: 'No way I'm staying in isolation'

Former NBA great Amar'e Stoudemire took Israel's basketball league to task over refusal to allow foreign players to return to play.Neri Weiss, 5/31/2020, 11:39 PM
Robert Kraft’s Super Bowl ring sells for $1.025 million

Robert Kraft’s Super Bowl ring sells for $1.025 million

Profits from sale goes to initiatives to feed the hungry during the coronavirus epidemic.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/26/2020, 8:09 AM
Argentinian soccer fans cheer goal by Argentinian-Israeli player

Argentinian soccer fans cheer goal by Argentinian-Israeli player

With local sporting events banned due to coronavirus lockdown, Argentinian soccer fans cheer goal by Israeli-Argentinian player in Israel.JTA, 5/25/2020, 7:28 AM
Watch: Talking basketball, Zionism and Judaism

Watch: Talking basketball, Zionism and Judaism

Watch Israeli NBA basketball player Omri Caspi's video podcast with a fellow basketball star - Amar’e Stoudemire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 1:16 AM
Patriots owner auctioning Super Bowl ring for COVID-19 charity

Patriots owner auctioning Super Bowl ring for COVID-19 charity

Robert Kraft puts up one of his Super Bowl rings for sale at auction on behalf of charity helping those affected by the coronavirus pandemicMarcy Oster, JTA, 5/12/2020, 7:28 AM
Meet Yael Arad —  Israel's first Olympic medalist

Meet Yael Arad — Israel's first Olympic medalist

I24NEWS speaks with Yael Arad, who in 1992 became Israel's first Olympic medalist, taking home the silver medal in judo.i24NEWS, 4/30/2020, 6:42 PM
NY Knicks cut consultant David Blatt

NY Knicks cut consultant David Blatt

Israeli-American former basketball coach leaves New York Knicks after working as team consultant.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/22/2020, 2:59 PM
Olympic hopeful requests marathon not be held on Shabbat

Olympic hopeful requests marathon not be held on Shabbat

Beatie Deutsch, Orthodox mother of 5, asks Olympic Committee to keep marathon off Shabbat.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/3/2020, 7:27 AM
Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus

Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus

Annual Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled for the first time for a reason other than war.Ben Ariel, 4/2/2020, 4:09 AM
New date set for postponed Tokyo Olympics

New date set for postponed Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Olympics, which were postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, will begin on July 23 next year.Ben Ariel, 3/31/2020, 3:04 AM
YU b-ball made history - before coronavirus canceled its season

YU b-ball made history - before coronavirus canceled its season

Not long after the Maccabees had advanced to Sweet 16 of NCAA D3 tournament, the rest of the tournament was canceled.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 3/25/2020, 8:09 PM
It's official: Olympic Games postponed until next year

It's official: Olympic Games postponed until next year

2020 Tokyo Games postponed until next year due to the coronavirus pandemic.Elad Benari, 3/25/2020, 2:09 AM
Report: Olympics to be postponed

Report: Olympics to be postponed

International Olympic Committee member says Tokyo Olympics will be pushed back to 2021 due to the coronavirus.Ben Ariel, 3/24/2020, 2:13 AM
IOC: Postponing Olympics is an option

IOC: Postponing Olympics is an option

International Olympic Committee says postponing the 2020 Olympics due to coronavirus pandemic is one of its options.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2020, 4:05 AM
Two LA Lakers players test positive for coronavirus

Two LA Lakers players test positive for coronavirus

Additional NBA players test positive for COVID-19, one week after Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for the virus.Elad Benari, 3/20/2020, 3:37 AM
Israel cycling team invites fans to 'online ride' with stars

Israel cycling team invites fans to 'online ride' with stars

The ride, open to fans from around the world, will help promote the “STAY AT HOME” message as part of the global fight against coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2020, 9:27 AM
Euro 2020 soccer championship postponed by one year

Euro 2020 soccer championship postponed by one year

UEFA announces that Euro 2020 will be held next summer due to coronavirus outbreak.Ben Ariel, 3/18/2020, 4:25 AM