Norway has all the fun – again

Final Game EURO 2016 The Netherlands´s Estavana Polman claimed that Dutch girls have more fun, but it was Norway who had the last laugh, winning the final match of EURO 2016 – 30:29. By Peter Bruun  Netherlands vs Norway 29:30 (15:15) Before the Match Norway had reached the final as the only unbeaten team with seven straight victories, while the Netherlands had won every match after their defeat i… »

After silver in Rio, France takes the bronze medal at EURO 2016

Bronze Medal Match By Peter Bruun Denmark vs France 22:25 (9:14) Before the Match Finding motivation is always a key factor in a match for the bronze, medal also known as “losers´ final”. There was no… »

“We have brought innovation to women´s handball”

Denmark´s coach Klavs Bruun Jørgensen finds that his new, aggressive defense has been an innovation to women´s handball, while veteran Louise Spellerberg agrees that it has strengthened the team. By P… »

“Hard work is the key”

Hard work, serious preparations and believing in the concept are the secrets behind the Norway’s advancement to yet another major championship final, according to playmaker Marta Tomac and goalkeeper Kari Aalvik Grimsbø. By Peter Bruun It seems so logical – Norway is back in the final of a European championship . Even though their semi-final victory against France on Friday night was a close affai… »

“Dutch girls have more fun”

Estavana Polman is convinced that the Dutch team will do better than in their most recent final against Norway, while playmaker Maura Visser is not concerned by the team’s breakdown one year ago. By P… »

Norway ready to defend title

For the second time within the past twelve months, Norway and the Netherlands meet in a major championship final. Norway clearly won at the World Championship in 2015, but now the Dutch get a chance f… »

The Netherlands reach final match at EURO 2016

For the second time within one year, the Netherlands have reached a major championship final. 13 minutes were enough for the Netherlands to decide the first semi-final against Denmark, which the Dutch ended up winning 26:22. By Peter Bruun  Semi-Final EURO 2016  Netherlands vs Denmark 26:22 (13:13) Before the Match It had been 24 years since the Netherlands and Denmark last met in a European champ… »

Now Trending – Team Germany

Match for Fifth Place Germany vs Romania 22:23 (11:11) Before the Match The nature of these matches are that they are always won by the team who dig deepest for some motivation, as nothing was at stak… »

It’s not what it used to be

Call me a whiner – I don’t care.  I prefer to be straight and honest and maybe I just didn’t watch enough games of the EHF Euro 2016 in Sweden, which will see the usual superpower – Norway – lead the… »

“Lack of pressure has been an advantage”

Not many people were expecting much from Denmark´s female handball team ahead of the EURO 2016. Such lack of expectancy has reduced the pressure considerably and may have played a part in the squad´s most recent success, finds right-wing Trine Østergaard. By Peter Bruun Being Denmark´s only real right-wing at this European championship, Trine Østergaard has been carrying a lot of responsibility, w… »