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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 left to play. Flop Skjern Handbold Just as imposing Motor Zaporozhye´s performance was this past weekend, Skjern’s was just as disappointing, the way the club presented …

Barca fight off Montpellier comeback to secure group win

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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 straight to the quarter-final. Montpellier still have a chance to move on to the next round. By Peter Bruun stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK GROUP A Montpellier …

Györ too strong for CSM

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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 stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW Main Round – Group 2 CSM Bucuresti …

Last call?

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Men´s EHF Champions League stregspiller.com – 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 to not  emerge from the group phase in the year following the triumph in Europe’s premier club competition. The club from the south of France may be in …

Györ going for Group win

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Women´s EHF Champions League stregspiller.com – 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 meetings between the two giants in women´s handball have turned into classic encounters, not the least because of CSM´s dramatic 29:26 win after penalties …

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

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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 …

Veszprém’s revenge

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stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK REVIEW – In a dramatic game that had just about everything a handball fan could desire, Veszprém avenged their defeat to Vardar earlier in the Champions League season. The Hungarian record champion now sits in second place in Group A after an impressive comeback, catching up five goals in less than eight minutes. By …

Veszprém seeking revenge

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  stregspiller.com – MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – As both teams are already assured of the Round of Last 16, a favorable ranking will be at stake, when Vardar and Veszprém meet in Saturday’s top game in Group A. By Peter Bruun Group A HC Vardar vs Telekom Veszprém HC – Saturday, February 16th at 17:30 hrs. Current Situation …

Innovation…where is it?

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COLUMN – We just witnessed another Men’s World Championship; all in all a tournament – leaving the exceptional organization in both countries aside – slightly above average, with the Danish co-hosts taking first place for the very first time. They did so in convincing style, winning all of their 10 matches while playing some breathtaking handball, especially in their semi-final …