Player Ratings – Team Esbjerg vs Rostov-Don

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Player Ratings – Team Esbjerg vs Rostov-Don   By Chris O’Reilly IN FOCUS: There was high drama in this weekend’s highlight match in the DELO EHF Champions League as Rostov-Don escape from Denmark with a 25:24 victory as Esbjerg fail to equalise from the penalty line with the last throw of the match. Here are the ratings for all players …

Mid-term report cards – Group B

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By Chris O’Reilly The DELO EHF Champions League has a week off after six rounds filled with entertaining clashes, some surprises and a few too many postponements as Europe’s top 16 women’s clubs come to terms with a new competition format. During this week off, I’ve taken a look at each team and rated their season so far, taking into …

Mid-term report cards – Group A

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By Chris O’Reilly The DELO EHF Champions League has a week off after six rounds filled with entertaining clashes, some surprises and a few too many postponements as Europe’s top 16 women’s clubs come to terms with a new competition format. During this week off, I’ve taken a look at each team and rated their season so far, taking into …

Player Ratings – Odense HB vs. Brest HB

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Player Ratings – Odense Håndbold vs Brest Bretagne Handball By Chris O’Reilly IN FOCUS: Brest looked back to their best on Sunday afternoon as they recorded an impressive away victory against Odense, not as impressive as Ana Gros’ performance though. The Slovenian right back scored 14 goals in the 31:24 win. Here are the ratings for all players involved in …

Player Ratings – Rostov-Don vs Metz Handball

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Rostov-Don vs Metz Handball 30:26 (16:12) By Chris O’Reilly IN FOCUS: Rostov-Don took a while to get going against Metz, but eventually took full control of the highlight match in Round 5 of the DELO EHF Champions League, claiming a 30:26 win and going top of group A. Here are the ratings for all players involved in the match and …

Player Ratings – Brest vs Györ

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In Focus – DELO EHF Champions League – Round 3 No winner in the much anticipated Champions League match between Brest Bretagne Handball and Györi Audi ETO KC, as the teams settled for a draw – 25:25 (12:12). For quite some time it looked like Brest would be able to pull off a victory in front of an impressive home …

Nora Mørk’s move – a tale of two teams

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By Chris O’Reilly The worst kept secret in women’s handball over the past week was officially confirmed on Monday afternoon as Vipers Kristiansand announced the signing of Norwegian superstar Nora Mørk. This comes just days after she parted ways with CSM Bucuresti, ending a short and not so sweet spell at the 2016 Champions League winners. Mørk revealed to Norway’s …