The Israeli Football Players Organization launched a campaign where Jewish, Muslim and Christian soccer players call to leave politics out of sports.
A California rabbi has won his first Mixed Martial Arts match, winning out by a technical knockout.
Holocaust refugee John Thorn was drawn to baseball because of its “possibilities for fairness” and the heroic figures who played the game.
This year’s Olympic games were an inspiration for the IDF Nahal Brigade, which recently competed in a marathon on its training base in Israel.
The United States women’s gymnastics team, led by its Jewish-American captain Aly Raisman, won the Olympic gold medal in Rio.
The Israeli rhythmic gymnastics team on Sunday won its first-ever gold medal at the European Championships.
Mom of Stephen Curry, NBA's Most Valuable Player, said a trip to Israel five years ago transformed her and sparked her interest in learning Hebrew.
Chabad will convert its three Rio centers into welcome centers for the estimated 40,000 Jewish visitors expected this summer for the Brazil Olympics.
Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi, who won bronze in the women’s 63-kg judo competition at the Rio Olympics, is auctioning off her Olympic name patch for charity.
Just in time for the Olympics, Israel’s Holocaust trust has published an online tribute to Jewish athletes who perished in the Holocaust.