SPORT IN BRIEF
FOOTBALL Elisha Levy, manager of Bnei Sakhnin, will be in charge at Maccabi Haifa next season. He will replace Ronny Levy who is expected to take over from Guy Levy as boss of Israel Under 21s. Maccabi TA's Nir Levin is expected to become Bnei Sakhnin's new boss.
FOOTBALL On-loan Chelsea striker Ben Sahar, 18, scored his second goal for Championship strugglers Sheffield Wednesday in the 1-1 draw at Scunthorpe United. The Owls have refused a request from the Israeli FA to release the striker for the Uefa Under 19 semi-final against Norway at the end of the month.
KICKBOXING Australian Dylan Resnekov claimed his maiden national Muay Thai championship after winning the World Kickboxing Association (WBA) Australian 61kilogramme division title. ROLLERSKATING Atlanta Beck took silver at the British National Rollerskating Championship in Leicester. The 11-year-old will take part in her first international in May and has been selected to represent GB at the Cup of Europe in Italy in October. TENNIS Israeli tennis star Dudi Sela climbed to 59 in the ATP rankings after reaching the third round of the Miami Masters championships last week.