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Thursday 18 Iyar 5776 - May 26, 2016
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Baseball (MLB):

Danny Valencia is batting .294 with 6 home runs and 17 runs-batted-in for the Oakland A's thus far this season. Joc Pederson is batting .254 with 8 HR and 21 RBI for the LA Dodgers. Kevin Pillar is batting .250 with 2 HR and 15 RBI for the Toronto Blue Jays.


Basketball (Israeli Elite League):

On May 19, 2016, Hapoel Jerusalem narrowly edged Hapoel Tel Aviv 99-97 in overtime at home in the first game of their playoff series. Lior Eliyahu scored 18 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out 3 assists in 29 minutes of playing time for Jerusalem. Raviv Limonad scored 12 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and dished out 3 assists in 37 minutes for Tel Aviv. On May 22, Hapoel Tel Aviv narrowly edged Hapoel Jerusalem 87-85 on their home court, to even up the series. Limonad scored 27 points for Tel Aviv and Eliyahu scored 14 points for Jerusalem.


Ice Hockey (AHL):

On May 20, Carter Camper had a goal and an assist to help the Hershey Bears beat the Toronto Marlies. On May 21, Carter Camper again had a goal and an assist to help Hershey top Toronto 3-2 in overtime. The Bears lead the Marlies 2-games to zero in the Eastern Conference Finals.


Women's Golf (LPGA):

Belgian / Israeli Laetitia Beck shot a 67 in the first round and a 66 in the third round and finished tied for 18th place in the Kingsmill Championship. She picked up a $14.771 check for the event. Thus far in 2016, Beck has made the cut in 4 of 10 events she has played. She has a 72.36 scoring average for 28 rounds and has earnings of $52,435 this year.

Morgan Pressel was tied for 58th place in the Kingsmill Championship. Thus far in 2016, she has made the cut in 9 of 11 events she has played. Pressel has a scoring average of 72.25 for 40 rounds and she has earnings of $140,161 this year.


Men's Tennis (ATP):

Dudi Sela is currently ranked 62nd in the World. He has one doubles title in 2016 and has combined earnings of $159,585 this year.

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