Single-family homes give way to high-rise apartment buildings in West Bank settlements as new 'Greater Tel Aviv' takes form
Julia Glushko beats opponent in straight sets in third qualifying round; Only other Israeli to play in New York is Dudi Sela.
Board postpones decision as Maccabi and Hapoel clash over candidates; outgoing chair resigned due to team's poor showing in London last summer.
'She is one big fake," Deniz Khazanuik tells reporter earlier this year. Peer refused to shake her hand after defeating her 6-0, 6-1 at the woman's singles semifinals of the Israel Open tournament.
Serbian head coach to try out rejuvenated lineup in opener.
Israel finishes the 2012 Paralympics 45th in the medals table out of 75 countries, with eight medals two more than in Beijing.
High jumper Jillian Schwartz, triple jumper Yochai Halevi also advance in Helsinki competition.
The only member of the blue-and-white delegation with anything to smile about was Donald Sanford, who progressed to the next round of the 400-meter run.
Kroyter and eight other Israeli athletes still hoping to make the grade.
Zubari won the seventh race and took fourth in the eighth, while Mashiah placed fifth and 12th respectively to move up to sixth.
European Swimming Championships open in Debrecen, Hungary.
In a matchup of former French Open champions, 13th-seeded Ana Ivanovic beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4, 6-3 yesterday in a windy first-round match at the Italian Open.
Arik Zeevi (men's 100-kg ) and Alice Schlesinger (women's 63-kg ) have already guaranteed their spots this summer.
Hapoel surged in the final 30 minutes to win 28-25 and claim its 13th championship and first since 2001.
Amir Weintraub, Israel's youngest team member, spends most of his time in far flung places, trying to cover expenses.
Windsurfing / RS:X World Championships / Lee Korzits Crowned World Champion for Third Time After Final Day Canceled
Nimrod Mashiah leading Shahar Zubari in race for ticket to London Olympiad.
High winds force cancellation of races in Spain, ensuring podium finish for Israel's best hope of an Olympic medal.
Maccabi becomes first Israeli team to reach European handball semifinals.
Strong opposition to the selection of a commercial mascot for Israel's Olympic team.
Olympic Committee of Israel selects icon of popular peanut-based snack following court case over former 'candidate' Shpitzik the prickly pear.
Sela's overall performance in Delray, reaching an ATP semifinal for the first time in two years, should move him up this week in the world rankings, from 75th to 65th.
Davidovich spent hours on the beach in Madeira, as weak winds continually caused a delay in the race, but the wait was well worth it, even if the result was somewhat unconventional.
Duo have to beat Brits on Friday to keep playoff hopes alive.
Earlier in the week Amir Weintraub fell out of the Challenger tournament in New Caledonia, while Julia Glushko lost her first round match in Quanzhou, China.
Julia Glushko dropped only one game to Libi Mesh; her next opponent will be Keren Shlomo, who got past Liat Zimmerman in three sets 3-6, 6-3, 6-0.
Nimrod Mashiah fell to third place in the overall rankings in the men's RS:X category, after finishing eighth, 12th and fifth in races six through eight.
Nimrod Mashiah The winds shifted from light to as much as 16 knots and later became completely calm. Mashiah finished fourth, while Dutch sailor Dorian van Rijsselberghe won the race to take the top spot.
Windsurfer Nimrod Mashich, ranked second in the world, shares overnight lead with world number one Piotr Myszka of Poland after finishing first and second in his opening two races.
One of the greatest walkers in history, Ladany still holds the world record in the 50-mile walk and the Israeli national record in the 50-kilometer walk, which he set back in 1972.