Crunch time

Men´s Champions League – MATCH OF THE WEEK – PREVIEW: The last ticket for the Round of Last 16 is at stake, when Meshkov Brest and Kristianstad meet on Saturday evening. Provided that Montpellier won’t succeed in Skopje, the winner of the encounter in Belarus will be ready for the knockout stage. By Peter Bruun Men´s Champions League Group A HC Meshkov Brest vs IFK Kristianstad –… »

Winner Takes All

Women´s EHF Champions League –  MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – “Winner takes all” – rarely has the old adage been more appropriate to describe the Danish clash between Odense and Kobenha… »

”I am addicted to winning”

INTERVIEW – For Crina Pintea, a dream came true, when Paris 92 agreed to her transfer to Györ after the winter break. Györ’s expectation to win every match suits her perfectly well, as she reveals in… »

+++Telegram Champions League (W) – Main Round 4 +++

By Peter Bruun Top Metz Handball Metz showcased an impressive performance, especially in the second half of their 26:18 road win against Rostov-Don. Injuries and maternity leaves have taken a toll on the Russian champion and they are not the intimidating team they used to be.  The result maybe indicative of what’s ahead for Glauser & Co. as the Champions League FINAL4 moves closer. Kobenhavn H… »

+++Telegram Champions League (M) – Round 13 +++

By Peter Bruun Top HC Motor Zaporozhye A 33:23 win at home against Skjern, onSunday evening, crowned Motor’s impressive season thus far, clinching their ticket to the Round of Last 16 with one match l… »

Barca fight off Montpellier comeback to secure group win

Men´s Champions League MATCH REVIEW – Barca Lassa surrendered a six-goal advantage in Montpellier, only to take an even bigger lead, as the Catalans secured first place in Group A, while proceeding st… »

Györ too strong for CSM

MATCH REVIEW – CSM Bucuresti did not get a real chance to avenge the 36:27 loss against Györ earlier in the year. Instead, Györ secured first place in Group 2 and extend their winning streak to 19 consecutive games in the Champions League. By Peter Bruun – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW Main Round – Group 2 CSM Bucuresti vs Györ Audi ETO KC 25:27 (10:14) The Result Without key players s… »

Last call?

Men´s EHF Champions League – MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – Despite several good performances as of late, Montpellier HB are still in danger of becoming the first Champions League winner… »

Györ going for Group win

Women´s EHF Champions League – MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW –  On Saturday, in the main round of Group 2, Györ Audi ETO can seal first place with a road win against CSM Bucuresti. The me… »

+++ Telegram Champions League (M) – Round 12 +++

By Peter Bruun Top Montpellier  Two successive wins of the defending Champions League winners have changed what appeared to be a hopeless situation into a very realistic chance to reach the knockout phase after all. The 29:23 home win against Meshkov Brest last weekend did not come unexpected but defeating Kielce 28:27 on the road was impressive. Of course, Kielce were missing key players such as… »