The Israeli rhythmic gymnastics team on Sunday won its first-ever gold medal at the European Championships.
Ori Sasson of Israel won a bronze medal in the men’s judo over-100 kg. competition.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, a noted philanthropist, will receive an honorary doctorate from Yeshiva University.
Last night’s Olympic gold medal for an American ice dancing duo brought one more honor for the Jewish contingent.
20 years ago LeBron James walked onto a JCC hardwood court and changed the game of basketball forever.
A Jewish female boxer has won a bantamweight title.
The Jewish state is enjoying something of an influx of NBA players, thanks to an initiative of pro-player Omri Casspi to fight the boycott Israel movement.
When the Special Olympics ended, 40 Israeli athletes had scored 62 medals in a range of competitions that tested the athletes in individual and team events.
The Israeli Football Players Organization launched a campaign where Jewish, Muslim and Christian soccer players call to leave politics out of sports.
Rio de Janeiro will open two new Orthodox synagogues ahead of the Brazilian city’s hosting of the Olympic Games in 2016.