Neagu dominates on old stomping ground

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By Chris O’Reilly CSM Bucuresti are all but through to the quarter-finals of the EHF Champions League for the sixth season in a row after a stunning second half gave them a 33:24 win over Romanian rivals SCM Ramnicu Valcea in the first leg of their play-offs clash. In a game of fine margins which resulted in a large winning …

Making the Difference

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The difference-makers in the play-offs   By Chris O’Reilly As we enter the knockout phase of the DELO EHF Champions League, here is a look at each of the eight ties, taking one key factor which could provide their team the platform to a place in the quarter-finals. RK Krim Mercator vs CSKA There’s no two ways about it, Krim …

IHF World Cup XXVII FINAL | Player Ranking – Denmark vs Sweden

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By Chris O’Reilly FINAL: Denmark vs Sweden 26:24 (13:13) A nervy and occasionally scrappy Scandinavian derby was decided by experienced heads and a few moments of inspiration as Denmark successfully retained their World Championship crown with a two-goal win over Sweden. Here are the ratings for all players involved in the match and the two head coaches, with everyone rated …

IHF World Cup XXVII | Player Ranking – Spain vs Norway

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By Chris O’Reilly This quarter-final was the most anticipated of Wednesday’s quartet but it turned out to be a bit of an anti-climax as the star attraction limped off early and Spain’s wonderful first half performance gave them enough breathing space to progress to the semi-final against Denmark at a canter, winning 31:26. Here are the ratings for all players …