Israeli Judo athlete one win from Olympic medalAfter string of disappointments to open Rio Olympics, Israeli Judoka Sagi Muki advances to semi-finals after winning 3 fights.
Jerusalem hospital to compete in EPSN basketball tournamentShaare Zedek Hospital’s newest dream team is to demonstrate its talent on the hardwood - and they need your vote to win.
Julian Edelman named 4th-best Jewish player in NFL historyPatriot’s wide receiver honored by American Jewish Historical Society referenced his Jewish heritage in interviews and social media.
State to intervene in anti-Israel sports boycottsPM orders National Security Council to directly intervene in discrimination against Israelis at global events, following judo fiasco.
Improving Israeli Girls' Lives Through SportsSima Menora tells Arutz Sheva about organization she founded in memory of her daughters, and how it is turning around the lives of girls.
Abbas's Fatah Names Sports Tournament After TerroristsArch-terrorists Raed Al-Karmi, Dalal Mughrabi glorified in PA-sponsored sports tournament in 'Palestine solidarity' event.
New Sports Stadium in Jerusalem Expected to Boost Tourism480 million shekel spent on Hapayis Hall; Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat says city is 'back to leading Israel as the center of culture.'
ICC Investigating Cricketer's Pro-Hamas WristbandsEngland cricketer wears wristbands saying 'Save Gaza' and 'Free Palestine' during match; Malaysian cyclist given warning for similar stunt.
Yeshiva University Mens' Tennis Team Makes it to NCAA PlayoffsVictory over Mount St. Mary’s means Yeshiva U. tennis team earns college its first National Collegiate Athletic Association tournament.
Israeli Equestrians Ride High In Int'l CompetitionIsraeli equestrian team makes history by competing in international event for the first time, raises hopes for 2016 Olympics.
Dutch Soccer Team Leaves Star Israeli Player BehindStar Israeli-national soccer player Dan Mori banned from Abu Dhabi due to nationality. Dutch politician slams 'cowardly' decision.
IFA Forbids Kippah Wearing on Soccer FieldIsrael Football Association Referees' Union forbids religious players from wearing kippot during matches for 'reasons of unity.'
Israeli Chess Team Forced to Compete Under Anonymous TitleUnder-18 Israeli chess team, competing in World Championship in Abu Dhabi, forced to play under anonymity.
Terror Survivor: We Can Only Look ForwardAsael Shabo recalls terror massacre, speaks of his experience on Jewish-Arab sports team.
The Face of the Maccabiah Games Expresses Jewish Pride"It's very special because everybody is Jewish," says Sophie Klooster from Holland, one of the 9,500 athletes visiting Israel.
Videos and Photos: Formula 1Formula One and GT Motors cars take to the streets of Jerusalem as thousands cheer.
FC Barcelona to Visit Israel and Palestinian AuthorityBarcelona team members to hold sporting workshops for Israeli and PA Arab children in August.
Jewish Group Blasts 'Electronic-Intifada' for Sports Boycott“Ideological forebearers of today's racists, in Nazi Germany had 'ethnically cleansed' sports, as blatantly demonstrated in 1936 Olympics.”
Israeli Athlete Again Subjected to Anti-Semitic AbuseBritish Chelsea football club has called on police to investigate another incident of anti-Semitic abuse directed at Israeli midfielder.
Teen from Samaria Takes Gold in Europe17-year-old Israeli from Samaria wins at karate championship; 13-year-old prepares to face off in judo.
Racial Slurs Against Israeli Soccer Player 'Cross Limit'England’s Chelsea soccer club launched an investigation into claims that Israeli player Yossi Benayoun was the target of anti-Semitic slurs.
Israeli Windsurfer Wins Fourth World ChampionshipIsraeli windsurfer Lee Korzits won the RS-X windsurfing World Championships in Buzios, Brazil for the fourth time.
Three Charged with 'Aggravated Violence' Following Soccer AttackTottenham supporters were attacked in a Lyon bar on the eve of a Europa League game.
Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball Stars Boatwright, Lassoff, DieJim Boatwright helped win historic Euroleague championship in 1977. Howie Lassoff died Thursday. Both succumbed to cancer.
Video: Planned Mini-Golf Park in the City of AshdodA mini golf park that is being planned for the city of Ashdod will be the first of many such parks throughout Israel.
Israeli Soccer Player Targeted by Anti-Semitic Facebook AttacksIsraeli soccer player Tal Ben Haim of the Queens Park Rangers was targeted by a wave of anti-Semitic abuse on the club’s Facebook page.
Israeli Wins World Tennis Championship for ChildrenIshai Oliel is world champion for children aged up to 12 – the first Israeli to hold the title. Netanyahu called to congratulate.
'Team Israel’ Aims for Home Run for Judaism and Zionism“Team Israel” fields a team of mostly non-Israeli Jews in the World Baseball Classic that may bring players closer to Judaism and Israel.
Israeli Veteran Takes Paralympic GoldIDF veteran Noam Gershoni wins gold in the men’s tennis singles at the Paralympics.
Olympic 'Jewish Star' to be Inducted into Hall of FameJewish American Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman will be inducted into The National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame.
White Sox Player: I'll Play for Israel at World Baseball ClassicChicago White Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis said he will play for Team Israel at the World Baseball Classic.
Netanyahu Hosts Israel’s Paralympic HopefulsAs Olympic team returns, Paralympic athletes prepare for their events. Netanyahu, ‘You are already champions.’
JCC Maccabi Games Kick off in Rockland with 'Minute for Munich'The 2012 JCC Maccabi Games kicked off Sunday night in Rockland County, N.Y., in the largest organized sports event for Jewish teens.
Returning Olympian: It Was a Lot of FunFirst female Israeli swimmer to make the Olympic semi-finals says she had fun, reached her goals.
Israeli Gymnast: It’s Not Easy to Win a MedalIsraeli gymnast Alex Shatilov tells Arutz Sheva that he’s pleased even without a medal.
Committee to Investigate ‘Olympics Failure’Sports Minister to investigate ‘failures’ in preparation for Olympic games as Israeli team to come home without medals.
Israeli Runner: They Stole My Shoes and Stole the RaceAfter failing to move up to the men's 400m track semifinals at the Olympics, Israeli sprinter Donald Sanford blamed his loss on stolen shoes
Lebanese Olympians Refuse to Train on Mat with IsraelisOlympic officials erected a screen between Lebanon's and Israel's judo fighters after Lebanese refused to train on same mat as the Israelis.
Pray for a Safe Olympics - It's Jihadists vs. the Cowardly LionOp-ed: Every morning, sports fans around the globe will start their day with the same question: did anything happen to the Jews overnight?
Israeli World Champion and Sabbath CompetitionAn Israeli teen who is a world champion in fencing struggles over Sabbath competitions.
First International (American) Football Game in IsraelFootball in Israel has acquired a distinctly American look, with a new blue-and-white National Team.
Tigers' Outfielder Apologizes for Anti-Semitic SlursYoung: "I put myself in a bad situation and have no one to blame but myself."
Judoka Arik Ze'evi Takes 4th European ChampionshipZe'evi, 35, is the oldest person to win the European championship tournament.
Yesha Woman Aims for 2nd European Championships VictoryBat-El Gatterer, 24, talks religion and sports with Arutz Sheva before her second European Championships.
‘Global March’ Marathon on Tel AvivMore than 35,000 runners are expected at the Tel Aviv Gillette Marathon, the same day Arabs are organizing a Global March on Jerusalem.
Virtual Online Tour Preparing for the 2012 Jerusalem MarathonThe 2nd Jerusalem Marathon is set for March 16, 2012. Watch the virtual tour of the marathon's route.
Football Related Scandal Traumatizes the United StatesThe legendary and unifying figure of Joe Paterno is currently under assault for failure to report sex abuse of minors by his subordinate.
IDF Holds its Annual Combat ChampionshipIDF held its annual combat championship for commanders at the Wingate Institute. Officers with the rank of Lt.-Col. or higher took part.
Maccabi TA in Turkey for Soccer, and Political, ShowdownThousands of police will be on the highest alert in Istanbul Thursday night, as Maccabi Tel Aviv plays Turkey's Beskitas.
Synagogue Basketball League Creates Team SpiritIf you thought religious Judaism and sports don’t mix, think again. The Petah Tikvah synagogue league proves otherwise.
No More Shin Bet Security for Israeli Teams in Games AbroadThe Israeli Basketball Federation is 'in shock' over a decision by the Shin Bet to stop protecting Israeli teams that play abroad.
Shahar Peer Breezes Into Citi Open's Third RoundTop seeded Israeli tennis star Shahar Peer is back on her game after a rough-patch this season; enters third round at Citi Open.
Beitar Gets New OwnersTwo American businessmen have purchased the troubled Beitar Jerusalem soccer team.
Prime Minister Netanyahu Meets Israel's Most 'Special' AthletesPrime Minister Netanyahu met with developmentally disabled Israeli athletes, who took part in the “Special Olympics” in Athens, Greece.
Diverse Crowd Gathers for First Jerusalem MarathonOn Friday morning, Jerusalem's first-ever marathon has kicked off despite Wednesday's bus bombing near the starting point of the race's route.
Ex-Green Bay Packers’ Lineman Touches Down with JudaismThe Packers' Super Bowl victory must have brought a bit of nostalgia to ex-NFL linebacker Alan Veingrad – now known as Shlomo and an orthodox Jew.
Israeli Flag Flies at Dubai Sports ComplexIsrael's flag flew for the first time at the new Dubai Sports Complex as the national swim team arrived for this week's world competition.