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.