Women's Basketball / One great empire, but no real league
The State Cup final reflected all the deep problems of women's basketball in Israel. The future looks gloomy.
Several years ago, when Maccabi Ashdod began its climb to the top of Israeli woman's basketball, it was very crowded up there: Ramat Hasharon and Ramle divided the titles and just waited to tear the life out of the new contender. At present, after claiming the last three titles, it's clear that Ashdod is now the top dog.