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Hailey Kops (L) and Evgeni Krasnopolsky, Israel’s Olympians for the upcoming pairs figure skating event, speak to Jeff Smith of i24NEWS from Montclair, New Jersey, US, on January 24, 2022.

Israel's Olympic skating duo speak on Beijing 2022 hopes

Krasnopolsky says 'For us, I think we have to be in the finals - it’s not even a question'

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CEO of Baseline Vision, Michael Chojnacki, with the company's camera technology, in Tel Aviv, Israel, January 24, 2022.

Israeli start-up 'Baseline Vision' uses AI to train tennis players

The artificial intelligence analyzes the on-court data and sends it directly to the player's phone

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A person fishing in the Sea of Galilee next to the city of Tiberias in northern Israel, on June 23, 2015.

Israel: 125-hour carp fishing championship

Competitors fished for five straight days and nights on the beaches of the Sea of Galilee

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Hapoel Jerusalem fans at the basketball champions league match between Hapoel Jerusalem and Antwerp Giants, in Jerusalem Arena on December 4, 2019.

Israeli basketball player signs with Moroccan team

It is the first time an Israeli player was contracted by a team in the Arab world

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Israeli swimmer Anastasia Gorbenko wins 2nd gold in Abu Dhabi

Sets new Israeli record in the 100-meter individual medley with a time of 57.80 seconds

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i24NEWS anchor Jeff Smith speaks with the Israeli Szollos family - Benjamin (L), Noa (M), and their father Peter - about their training for the upcoming 2022 Beijing Olympics, in a screen grab taken on December 13, 2021.

The skiing family representing Israel at the Beijing Olympics

The 2022 Beijing Olympics Alpine Skiing competition will be held in the Yanqing District of China in February

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Taekwondo fighters from Turkey (R) and Israel compete during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, on July 24, 2021.

Israeli takes gold at World Para Taekwondo Championships

Assaf Yasur lost both of arms at the age of 13 after grabbing onto a high-voltage cable

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Yoav Gabizon, soccer coach, speaks with i24NEWS in Israel, December, 2021.

Israeli soccer team starts 'Special Olympics' league

Hapoel Special Olympics coaches kids with various disabilities and is coached by professional soccer players

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Israeli squash player Daniel Poleshchuk in Tel Aviv, Israel, December 26, 2012.

Israeli squash team fights ban from world championship

Malaysia 'would not be able to guarantee [Israeli players’] safety and well-being,' the SRAM president said

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Moshe Hogeg, owner of Israeli Beitar Jerusalem football club, arrives to the club's training session in Jerusalem on December 11, 2020.

Beitar Jerusalem owner arrested over alleged cryptocurrency fraud

Hogeg has been sued many times since 2018, both in Israel and the United States, for misleading investors