It Takes All Sports

Rugby, bole, kava: When Fiji comes to Tel Aviv – It Takes All Sports

Tel Aviv’s Park Hayarkon is the last place you expect to hear a Fijian war chant. But that’s exactly what you find when you stumble upon the Middle East Bowl.

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War games and Maccabiah games – It Takes All Sports

Host Laragh Widdess traces the history of the Maccabiah games – the “Jewish Olympics” – through Israel’s battle for independence up to the present day.

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The roaring stone – It Takes All Sports

How did curling, invented in medieval Scotland, make it to the sultry, sandy Middle East, and become the only Winter Olympic team sport played in Israel?

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Israel’s legendary sportscaster Ari Louis on sport, religion, and exodus

Former TLV1 sports presenter, Ari Louis, visits the studio to explain what it’s like reporting on team sports in a country that largely sidelines them.

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Israel vs. Wales: The sunshine after the rain

Israel’s campaign to qualify for the 2016 European soccer championships in France have taken a serious dent, but it’s not all doom and gloom.

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March Madness meets Maccabi – It Takes All Sports

TLV1 newbies Matt Jevotovsky and Jay Berstein put host Laragh Widdess out of her March Madness misery and explain what this basketball tournament is about.

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It Takes All Sports Field Report: Israeli rugby’s road to Rio

Host Laragh Widdess attended the final of the Israeli rugby league to meet the sport’s key figures and to see what rugby in the Holy Land looks like.

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Turning up the heat – It Takes All Sports

Host Laragh Widdess has a sports news bulletin full of danger and despair; plus how one man is getting Israeli Paralympics back on track.

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A little less controversy, a little more action please – It Takes All Sports

Host Laragh Widdess reads a sports news bulletin full of shocks and controversy from Israel and beyond; plus a special preview of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao.

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Sports news: Crime and punishment – It Takes All Sports

The Israeli soccer world reels after a turbulent transfer window; Tunisia’s naughty antics on the tennis court; and our weekly Blatt-watch is a Love story.

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