Sports

5 reasons to celebrate Lionel Messi's visit to Israel

A friendly match between Uruguay and Argentina is the perfect time to celebrate 'La Pulga' himself and Israel's love of soccer.

New England Patriots' Julian Edelman shares fun video of his vacation in Israel

The NFL star sailed and skateboarded his way through Tel Aviv.

David Blatt opens up about his battle with MS

'Life throws different things at you, and no one guarantees you anything,' said the legendary Israeli basketball coach.

Israel's 20-year-old windsurfing phenom has sights set on the Olympics

Coming in second at the World Championships, Katy Spychakov is on track to medal in Tokyo next summer.

History-making Israeli baseball team qualifies for 2020 Olympics

National squad wins tournament to become one of only six countries that will play for gold in Tokyo.

This superfan follows the Israeli baseball team around the globe

Zack Raab traveled from Florida to Italy to cheer for his favorite team in Olympic qualifying event.

Everything you need to know about the Israeli baseball team's journey to Tokyo 2020

A round-robin tournament this week provides an opportunity for the country to make its first appearance at the Olympics.

Israeli baseball team has sights set on 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The players are chasing history as they hope to qualify for the Summer Games for the first time.

Next mission for new judo world champion — Olympic gold

Israeli Sagi Muki's training regimen includes running on the beach with his dog and re-watching 'Rocky.'

Israeli women's football team has a new coach – and a realistic vision

Argentina-born Gabriel Burstein is a veteran of the sport and an experienced coach. Could he be the one to transform the struggling team?

8 things you didn't know about Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe's girlfriend

With Rapinoe's epic World Cup win this week, we're taking a look at the 'other half' of the sports power couple, who happens to be a wildly successful athlete in her own right.

For the Israeli women's football team, the journey is uphill and filled with optimism

Despite the lack of funding and support, coaches and players hope for a World Cup appearance in their future.

American-Israeli equestrian becomes fashion icon on her way to the Olympics

Danielle Goldstein is more than just a show jumper with a unique sense of style. She's a serious contender for a gold medal.

Former Arsenal manager backs Israeli football tech startup

Arsène Wenger, known as a pioneer in the adaptation of data analytics in European football, will be an operating partner of PlayerMaker.

Israeli basketball star gives back to U.S. youth

Tarik Black on helping underprivileged kids, moving to Tel Aviv and ... studying Picasso?