Man sets new Guinness World Record for longest free dive

Man sets new Guinness World Record for longest free dive

Danish free driver Stig Severinsen completes record-breaking free dive on Mexico's Baja Coast – 202 metres underwater on single breath.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2021, 10:42 PM
History in the NBA - Clippers handed their biggest loss ever

History in the NBA - Clippers handed their biggest loss ever

Dallas Mavericks 2nd year star Luka Dončić propelled his team to biggest margin of victory the LA Clippers have suffered in team history.Neriah Weiss, 12/28/2020, 10:13 AM
Amar’e Stoudemire shares his Jewish journey, from young scholar to aspiring ‘prophet’

Amar’e Stoudemire shares his Jewish journey, from young scholar to aspiring ‘prophet’

Former NBA star describes his journey into Judaism and goals for the future - including a center combining basketball with Torah study.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 12/23/2020, 9:36 PM
Emuna Samuels of Efrat runner-up in European taekwondo championships

Emuna Samuels of Efrat runner-up in European taekwondo championships

Samuels is now ranked first in her category, after taking gold earlier this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2020, 9:37 PM
UAE soccer association to sign agreement with Israel

UAE soccer association to sign agreement with Israel

UAE’s soccer association announces it will sign a memorandum of understanding with the Israeli soccer association on Monday in Dubai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2020, 5:24 AM
Owner of Jerusalem soccer team filed complaint against fan club

Owner of Jerusalem soccer team filed complaint against fan club

Beitar team owner, fresh off big deal with UAE sheikh for 50% ownership of club, files police complaint against La Familia fan group.Neriah Weiss, 12/10/2020, 7:11 PM
Argentina: Rugby players outed over anti-Semitic tweets reinstated

Argentina: Rugby players outed over anti-Semitic tweets reinstated

3 members of Argentina's national rugby team, including the captain, suspended for anti-Jewish tweets - only to be reinstated days later.JTA, 12/9/2020, 2:43 PM
Watch: Jlem soccer fans in uproar after UAE acquires 50% stake

Watch: Jlem soccer fans in uproar after UAE acquires 50% stake

Beitar Jerusalem fan group 'La Familia' were far from pleased when team announced UAE sheikh has purchased huge stake in their beloved club.i24NEWS, 12/7/2020, 5:47 PM
English Premier League adopts IHRA anti-Semitism definition

English Premier League adopts IHRA anti-Semitism definition

Combat Anti-Semitism Movement: 'Premier League is sending an important message to fans worldwide that there is no place for anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2020, 1:22 PM
Olympic rings return to Tokyo Bay

Olympic rings return to Tokyo Bay

Olympic rings monument reinstalled in Tokyo Bay as organizers prepare for next year's postponed Summer Games.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2020, 2:42 PM
Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram wins gold at European championships

Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram wins gold at European championships

21-year-old Israeli gymnast becomes the first gold medal winner in her category not from a former Soviet republic or Bulgaria.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 12/1/2020, 7:24 AM
Emirati royal in talks on buying Jerusalem’s Beitar soccer club

Emirati royal in talks on buying Jerusalem’s Beitar soccer club

Member of the UAE royal family announces plans to buy half of Israel's Beitar Jerusalem soccer club.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/29/2020, 9:41 PM
Watch: Argentinian police investigating Maradona's death

Watch: Argentinian police investigating Maradona's death

Reuters reported that Maradona's lawyer requested search of soccer star's physician's home. No info provided on nature of investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2020, 7:56 PM
Soccer legend Diego Maradona dies of heart attack

Soccer legend Diego Maradona dies of heart attack

The former soccer star died at his home just two weeks after he left the hospital following surgery on a blot clot in his brain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2020, 6:39 PM
Attorney: Palestinian Authority soccer chief is a terrorist

Attorney: Palestinian Authority soccer chief is a terrorist

Israeli lawyer lobbies FIFA to expel PA soccer chief over his ties with Hamas terror organization.i24NEWS, 11/25/2020, 5:27 AM
Israeli Teen Deni Avdija set to make history after NBA draft

Israeli Teen Deni Avdija set to make history after NBA draft

Israeli-Serbian basketball player Deni Avdija selected by Washington Wizards in 9th spot in NBA draft.i24NEWS, 11/19/2020, 5:02 PM
Israeli drafted to NBA: 'Amazing' to be able to represent Israel

Israeli drafted to NBA: 'Amazing' to be able to represent Israel

"For me to represent my country and be in the highest spot possible is amazing,” Deni Avdija says after being drafted in top ten.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 11:41 AM
Israeli basketball player Deni Avdija drafted to the NBA

Israeli basketball player Deni Avdija drafted to the NBA

Avdija, 19, selected 9th overall by the Washington Wizards in the NBA draft.Elad Benari, 11/19/2020, 4:05 AM
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 Bryce Mitchell issues COVID-19 policy statement after win

Mixed Martial Arts champ Bryce Mitchell issues COVID-19 policy 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 notches first-ever stage win at one of the sport’s biggest races

Israel’s cycling team notches first-ever stage win at one of the sport’s biggest races

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 Fox sports channel adds anti-Semitic chants to soundtrack of live soccer match

Dutch Fox sports channel adds anti-Semitic chants to soundtrack of live 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 first Israeli to complete cycling’s Tour de France

Guy Niv becomes first 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 beats Nadal and Shapovalov to advance to Italian Open finals

Diego Schwartzman beats Nadal and Shapovalov to advance 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 Lionel Messi becomes brand ambassador for Israeli company OrCam

Soccer star Lionel Messi becomes brand ambassador for Israeli company OrCam

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
Dean Kremer, first Israeli drafted to Major Leagues, notches win in Orioles pitching debut

Dean Kremer, first Israeli drafted to Major Leagues, notches win in Orioles pitching debut

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 Oswiecim, otherwise known as Auschwitz

Captain of Israel’s hockey team signs to play in Oswiecim, otherwise known as 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 appearing to celebrate 1936 Olympics

IOC apologizes over tweet appearing to celebrate 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 new LA women’s soccer team

Natalie Portman is ‘all in’ as an owner of new LA 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
NBA great Charles Barkley calls out Black sports figures and celebrities for anti-Semitism

NBA great Charles Barkley calls out Black sports figures and 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
Jewish NFL players say education is right response to DeSean Jackson’s anti-Semitic posts

Jewish NFL players say education is right response to DeSean Jackson’s 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 with Holocaust survivor

NFL player who posted anti-Semitic screed to visit Auschwitz with Holocaust survivor

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 dismisses anti-Semitic controversy as a 'distraction'

NFL player dismisses anti-Semitic controversy as a 'distraction'

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 have ‘uncomfortable conversations’

Julian Edelman invites DeSean Jackson to have ‘uncomfortable conversations’

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
Cincinnati baseball stadium named after anti-Semite to be renamed

Cincinnati 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's Kirk Cousins wishes a ‘mazel tov’, cites Torah in message to Jewish students

NFL's Kirk Cousins wishes a ‘mazel tov’, cites Torah in message to Jewish students

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins offers NCSY program graduates a 'mazel tov' in video address.Marc Brodsky, JTA, 6/24/2020, 8:17 AM