Pray for a Safe Olympics - It's Jihadists vs. the Cowardly Lion

Op-ed: Every morning, sports fans around the globe will start their day with the same question: did anything happen to the Jews overnight? Dr. Philip Brodie, 7/24/2012, 7:34 AM

Israeli World Champion and Sabbath Competition

An Israeli teen who is a world champion in fencing struggles over Sabbath competitions. Maayana Miskin, 6/1/2012, 1:11 PM

First International (American) Football Game in Israel

Football in Israel has acquired a distinctly American look, with a new blue-and-white National Team.Chana Ya'ar, 5/16/2012, 4:24 PM

Tigers' Outfielder Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Slurs

Young: "I put myself in a bad situation and have no one to blame but myself."Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/6/2012, 4:24 PM

Judoka Arik Ze'evi Takes 4th European Championship

Ze'evi, 35, is the oldest person to win the European championship tournament.Gil Ronen, 4/28/2012, 10:07 PM

Yesha Woman Aims for 2nd European Championships Victory

Bat-El Gatterer, 24, talks religion and sports with Arutz Sheva before her second European Championships.Maayana Miskin, 4/6/2012, 3:14 PM

‘Global March’ Marathon on Tel Aviv

More than 35,000 runners are expected at the Tel Aviv Gillette Marathon, the same day Arabs are organizing a Global March on Jerusalem.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/27/2012, 2:08 PM

Virtual Online Tour Preparing for the 2012 Jerusalem Marathon

The 2nd Jerusalem Marathon is set for March 16, 2012. Watch the virtual tour of the marathon's route.Yoni Kempinski, 11/30/2011, 5:46 AM

Football Related Scandal Traumatizes the United States

The legendary and unifying figure of Joe Paterno is currently under assault for failure to report sex abuse of minors by his subordinate.Amiel Ungar, 11/10/2011, 8:33 AM

IDF Holds its Annual Combat Championship

IDF held its annual combat championship for commanders at the Wingate Institute. Officers with the rank of Lt.-Col. or higher took part.Elad Benari, 10/6/2011, 5:37 AM

Maccabi TA in Turkey for Soccer, and Political, Showdown

Thousands of police will be on the highest alert in Istanbul Thursday night, as Maccabi Tel Aviv plays Turkey's Beskitas.David Lev, 9/15/2011, 3:35 PM

Synagogue Basketball League Creates Team Spirit

If you thought religious Judaism and sports don’t mix, think again. The Petah Tikvah synagogue league proves otherwise. Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/31/2011, 3:10 AM

No More Shin Bet Security for Israeli Teams in Games Abroad

The Israeli Basketball Federation is 'in shock' over a decision by the Shin Bet to stop protecting Israeli teams that play abroad.David Lev, 8/5/2011, 5:11 AM

Shahar Peer Breezes Into Citi Open's Third Round

Top seeded Israeli tennis star Shahar Peer is back on her game after a rough-patch this season; enters third round at Citi Open.A7 Staff, 7/29/2011, 4:43 PM

Beitar Gets New Owners

Two American businessmen have purchased the troubled Beitar Jerusalem soccer team.Maayana Miskin, 7/15/2011, 12:19 PM

Prime Minister Netanyahu Meets Israel's Most 'Special' Athletes

Prime Minister Netanyahu met with developmentally disabled Israeli athletes, who took part in the “Special Olympics” in Athens, Greece.Elad Benari, 7/13/2011, 9:00 AM

Diverse Crowd Gathers for First Jerusalem Marathon

On Friday morning, Jerusalem's first-ever marathon has kicked off despite Wednesday's bus bombing near the starting point of the race's route.Gavriel Queenann, photos by Ben Bresky, 3/25/2011, 11:20 AM

Ex-Green Bay Packers’ Lineman Touches Down with Judaism

The 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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/7/2011, 4:16 PM

Israeli Flag Flies at Dubai Sports Complex

Israel'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.Chana Ya'ar, 12/15/2010, 2:20 PM

Iran Ends Athlete's Career for Standing Next to Israeli

An Iranian athlete forced to stand next to Israel’s champion during the World Masters Weightlifting Championships has now forfeited his career. Chana Ya'ar, 11/14/2010, 4:29 PM

Israeli Woman is European Champion in Taekwondo

Israeli citizen and Sabbath observor Bat-El Gatterer has won first place in her weight class in the European Taekwondo championships.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2010, 11:22 PM

American Teens Choose Fast over Basketball

A Jewish girls basketball team chooses the Fast of Esther over a state championship meet.Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2010, 9:52 PM

Yeshiva Sports Are Prep for Life, IDF Service

A simple basketball competition in the national religious yeshiva league may actually be preparation for future life skills and IDF service.Hana Levi Julian, 1/12/2010, 11:10 AM

Super Bowl Attendees to Enjoy Bowls of Kosher Food

American Jews who live to see their favorite football team slide into the lead at the Super Bowl can now enjoy it with a kosher slider.Malkah Fleisher, 12/21/2009, 10:06 PM

Pe'er to Play in Bali, but Israeli Flag Not Welcome

Israeli tennis star Shachar Pe'er has been granted a visa to an international tournament in Indonesia, but Israel's flag will not be welcome.Maayana Miskin, 11/1/2009, 5:27 PM