Egyptian judoka Islam El Shahaby was booed by spectators for refusing to shake the hand of Israeli judoka Or Sasson.
Muhammad Ali railed against Jewish promoters, but he also attended his grandson’s bar mitzvah and appealed to Muslim extremists to release Daniel Pearl.
The Israeli Football Players Organization launched a campaign where Jewish, Muslim and Christian soccer players call to leave politics out of sports.
Kenyan-born marathoner Lonah Chemtai is expected to compete for Israel at the Olympics Games in Rio next month after gaining a last minute approval.
For the second year in a row, the Houston Rockets celebrated Hanukkah with their own rendition of the 'Dreidel Song.'
Last night’s Olympic gold medal for an American ice dancing duo brought one more honor for the Jewish contingent.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, a noted philanthropist, will receive an honorary doctorate from Yeshiva University.
Amar’e Stoudemire, who retired from the NBA last week, has signed a two-year deal with the Hapoel Jerusalem basketball team.
American Jewish gymnast Aly Raisman won her third medal of the Rio Olympics on Tuesday — a silver in the floor exercise.
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.