Diego Schwartzman fights off injury to win longest match in tennis tournament’s history

Diego Schwartzman fights off injury to win longest match in tennis tournament’s history

Despite injury, Diego Schwartzman manages to net win after nearly four-hour quarterfinal match in the Buenos Aires Classic.JTA, 2/17/2020, 7:55 AM
Diego Schwartzman finishes 2nd at Vienna Open

Diego Schwartzman finishes 2nd at Vienna Open

Argentine-Jewish tennis player finishes second at Vienna Open, is now 14th ranked player worldwide.Emily Burack, JTA, 10/29/2019, 7:29 AM
Top-ranked Jewish tennis player advances to US Open quarterfinal

Top-ranked Jewish tennis player advances to US Open quarterfinal

Argentinian-Jewish player Diego Schwartzman advances to US Open quarterfinals for second time in three years.Emily Burack, JTA, 9/4/2019, 7:44 AM
Jewish tennis player makes third round of US Open

Jewish tennis player makes third round of US Open

Argentine-Jewish tennis player Diego Schwartzman makes it to 3rd round of US Open.Emily Burack, JTA, 8/31/2019, 8:19 PM
British tennis champ says club rejected her due to anti-Semitism

British tennis champ says club rejected her due to anti-Semitism

Angela Buxton, who won at Wimbledon in 1956, claims she was rejected by All England Club because of anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/15/2019, 7:13 AM
Yeshiva U women’s tennis to play in NCAA Division III tournament

Yeshiva U women’s tennis to play in NCAA Division III tournament

Yeshiva University women’s tennis team will participate in the NCAA Division III tournament for the first time.JTA, 5/10/2018, 8:01 AM
Argentine star Diego Schwartzman reaches tennis’ top 20

Argentine star Diego Schwartzman reaches tennis’ top 20

Diego Schwartzman becomes first Jewish player since 1990 to rank among top 20 in Association of Tennis Professionals.JTA, 2/26/2018, 3:37 PM
South African Minister to boycott tennis match against Israel

South African Minister to boycott tennis match against Israel

South Africa's Sports Minister says he will boycott tennis match against Israel because of "Israeli discrimination and occupation."Elad Benari, 1/30/2018, 6:37 AM
Israeli Judoka wins gold medal

Israeli Judoka wins gold medal

Israeli Tal Flicker takes gold at Judo Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi after Arab nation bans participants from wearing Israeli flags.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2017, 6:46 PM
Israeli tennis player quits match because of Yom Kippur

Israeli tennis player quits match because of Yom Kippur

Israeli tennis player Dudi Sela forfeits game at Shenzhen Open in order to observe the Yom Kippur fast.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2017, 8:30 PM
Israeli-born tennis semifinalist loses match

Israeli-born tennis semifinalist loses match

Israeli-Canadian teen loses in semifinal match of Montreal tennis tournament.JTA, 8/14/2017, 2:36 PM
Meet Diego Schwartzman, the best Jewish tennis player on earth

Meet Diego Schwartzman, the best Jewish tennis player on earth

Fun (and Jewish) facts about Argentina's up-and-coming Jewish tennis star.JTA, 6/28/2017, 11:00 PM
Watch: Serena Williams surprises fans with a tennis match

Watch: Serena Williams surprises fans with a tennis match

World-class tennis player Serena Williams surprises fans with a one-on-one tennis match., 3/5/2017, 7:22 PM
Israeli tennis star announces retirement

Israeli tennis star announces retirement

Shahar Peer announces retirement after having to deal with chronic shoulder injury.Neri Weiss, 3/1/2017, 2:45 AM
Nazi national anthem accidently used in US-German tennis match

Nazi national anthem accidently used in US-German tennis match

US Tennis Association mistakenly uses version of German national anthem associated with Nazi regime.David Rosenberg, 2/12/2017, 5:40 PM
Tennis player: You all should have been gassed'

Tennis player: You all should have been gassed'

Belgian tennis club suspends player who told a Jewish competitor on the court, “All of you should have been gassed.”JTA, 7/28/2016, 6:42 AM
Jewish tennis player takes ATP title in Turkey

Jewish tennis player takes ATP title in Turkey

Jewish-Argentine player Diego Schwartzman wins first Association of Tennis Professionals tournament.JTA, 5/3/2016, 3:25 AM
New scholarship to develop Israeli tennis legends

New scholarship to develop Israeli tennis legends

First annual scholarship by Holocaust survivors will be awarded in under-18 tournament, seeking to take Israeli tennis to the world stage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2016, 12:04 PM
YU Mens' Tennis Team Makes it to NCAA Playoffs

YU Mens' Tennis Team Makes it to NCAA Playoffs

Victory over Mount St. Mary’s means Yeshiva U. tennis team earns college its first National Collegiate Athletic Association tournament.Matt Yaniv, 4/28/2014, 6:22 PM
Tunisia: Tennis Cup Ban for Boycotting Israeli

Tunisia: Tennis Cup Ban for Boycotting Israeli

Tennis Federation shows unusual resolve, bans Tunisia from Davis Cup after tennis player Jaziri pressed to forfeit match against Israeli.Ari Yashar, 11/4/2013, 1:35 PM
Israeli Tennis Players Penalized

Israeli Tennis Players Penalized

When the Israel Davis Cup team was penalized for refusing to compete on Yom Kippur, "Hiddush" advocated for freedom of religion for Israel.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/16/2013, 12:13 AM
Team Fined for Refusing to Play on Yom Kippur

Team Fined for Refusing to Play on Yom Kippur

The Israel Davis Cup team will be fined 10,000 euros for refusing to compete on Yom Kippur and asking to postpone the game by one day.Elad Benari, 8/12/2013, 4:44 AM
Israeli, 12, Wins World Tennis Championship

Israeli, 12, Wins World Tennis Championship

Ishai Oliel is world champion for children aged up to 12 – the first Israeli to hold the title. Netanyahu called to congratulate.Gil Ronen, 12/23/2012, 8:28 PM
Israel Promoted to Davis Cup World Group

Israel Promoted to Davis Cup World Group

A good day for Israel at the Davis Cup: Amir Weintraub defeats Japan's number two, helping Israel move up to the Davis Cup World Group.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/16/2012, 8:53 PM
Paralympics War Vet Medalist: I'd Do It All Again

Paralympics War Vet Medalist: I'd Do It All Again

Noam Gershoni thinks bringing honor to Israel may be more important than having been wounded to do so.Gil Ronen, 9/9/2012, 5:28 PM
Israeli Tennis Players Make History in London

Israeli Tennis Players Make History in London

Israeli tennis players Andy Ram and Yoni Erlich beat world champion Roger Federer and his partner in London, advance to quarterfinals.Elad Benari, 8/1/2012, 11:46 PM