“Some things in life are more important than money”

INTERVIEW – Thomas Mogensen is celebrating his 10th season with SG Flensburg Handewitt, confirming that money is not everything in life. At the start of his 10th consecutive season with Flensburg, life on and off the handball court is more complete than ever for 33-year-old Thomas Mogensen, as he reveals in this exclusive interview with stregspiller.com. By Peter Bruun Don´t we hear the same clich… »

Ljubo lives well with the pressure

INTERVIEW – As a player, he always wanted to win, and so does Ljubomir Vranjes as a coach.  This attitude fits well with the ambitious goals of his employer, SG Flensburg-Handewitt. By Peter Bruun “I… »

Favorites win on final day

Women´s Olympic final – Russia defeated France in the final, while Norway ran over the Netherlands and took the bronze. By Peter Bruun France vs Russia 19:22 (7:10) Summary Russia took their first Oly… »

A day of surprises in Rio

Women´s Olympic quarter-finals – Netherlands won big against the Brazilian host, France made a stunning comeback against Spain, while Norway ran over Sweden and Angola bowed out against Russia. By Peter Bruun Netherlands vs Brazil 23:32 (11:12) Bonus Info After winning the silver medal at the 2015 World Championship in Denmark last December, expectations in the Netherlands were rather high.  But t… »

“Bad Boys” against “Mercenaries” in Olympic quarter-final

Qatar and Poland booked the last tickets to the quarter-finals – Croatia and Germany won their groups in Rio. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY Group B Poland vs Slovenia 20:25 (13:13) Bonus Info In the… »

Spain and Angola clinch last quarter-final spot

Russia remained the only undefeated team in the women´s group phase. Spain and Angola booked the last two tickets for the quarter-finals. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY Group A Norway vs Romania (14:… »

No more undefeated teams in Rio

There are no undefeated teams in the Men´s Olympic tournament anymore, after France and Slovenia suffered their first losses in the competition.  Croatia, Denmark and Germany are all in the quarter-finals. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY Group B Slovenia vs Germany 25:28 (12:11) Bonus Info ”You are at the Olympics, not at a funeral!” Slovenian coach Veselin Vujovic found it necessary to remind his… »

Norway sent Montenegro out of the Olympics, while Romania is back in the race for the quarter-finals

Norway qualified for the quarter-finals and sent Montenegro out of the Olympic tournament on Day 4, where Romania reported back as a candidate for the quarters; Russia made sure to win Group B, and Fr… »

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First losses for Denmark and Germany, while France reach the quarter-final

Day 3: Denmark and Germany suffered their first defeat in the Olympic tournament. France is ready for the quarter-final and Qatar made a superb comeback against Tunisia. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DA… »

Vigorous Spain put an end to Brazilian winning streak

Third match day of the Women´s tournament – Spain handed Brazil their first defeat, while Norway beat Angola, and Romania booked their first win. Russia is the first team in the quarter-finals after a great comeback against Sweden; Netherlands and Korea split points, while France ran over Argentina. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY Group A Brazil vs Spain 24:29 (12:15)  Bonus Info So far, Brazil wa… »