2015 'Play and Contribute to the Fight against Cancer' Event - The Israel Cancer Association partnered with the Bnei Herzliya Association and Herzliya Municipality to launch a streetball tournament
ICA's annual streetball game held at the Sportek Herzliya summed up a tournament attended by 1,800 viewers.
Celebrities participated in a streetball game alongside basketball announcers and players - the Red team vs. the White team.
Among the participants: Tal Brodi, Alon Gal, Uri Hizkiya, Liel and Gal, Vova, Akiva Shmueli (The Race to the Million - Israeli version of the reality TV show the Amazing Race), Asaf Dotan, Eyal Shikartzi (star of the TV show Zaguri Empire), Jeffrey Yishai, Gil Barak, and others.
Pictured: Herzliya's Mayor, Moshe Fadlon, the participants and a team of wheelchair basketball players
Pictured: The game is about to begin and Liel and Gal are optimistic
At half-time it was a close fight, 9:8 for the Red team, and it appeared that the game would go into overtime and we'd be at the court until sundown. But in the second half, the Red team went on the attack, and devised original strategies that helped them secure their win.
Pictured: Liel hugging the ball and not letting it go
The White team didn't give up easily: Uri Hizkiya played his usual trick, and almost succeeded.
Pictured: Uri Hizkiya pulling his famous trick.
When the situation deteriorated, Tal Brody asked for an intermission and debriefed the White team in the hope that.....
Pictured: Tal Brody debriefing the teammates
The final score was 26:14 for the Red team.
Pictured: the Red team celebrating victory