France overcome Denmark without trouble

MATCH REVIEW – France dominated Denmark, as they opened the main round with a six-goal win against the Scandinavians, on Thursday evening. The difference between the teams was all too obvious and in the Danish team, only Stine Jørgensen will have some reason and look back at the match, as she became the highest scoring Danish player in the history of the European championships. By Peter Bruun Main… »

Romania run over Norway to win Group D

MATCH REVIEW – Romania did not only win Group D, they’ll also take a maximum of four points to the main round, as they humiliated the reigning European champions from Norway, in the last group match,… »

Germany clinch main round berth

MATCH REVIEW – According to Angie Geschke, Germany didn’t want to play a catch-up again, yet this was exactly what they had to do in the match against the Czech Republic. By Peter Bruun Group D German… »

On this day in handball history…

FEATURE – Germany´s fate at the 2018 EHF European championship, in France will be decided on a historic day in German women´s handball. On Wednesday, when Germany face the Czech Republic, it will mark the 25 year anniversary of Germany´s first World Championship title. Veteran player, Angie Geschke, does not expect it to play a big part in players’ heads before the important match. By Peter Bruun… »

“We are determined to make this one count”

INTERVIEW – Germany’s Dinah Eckerle has not been content with her performance in goal, so far at EURO 2018. However, she sees improvements and she hopes to take another step forward in the deciding ga… »

Romania cruise into main round

MATCH REVIEW – The difference between the two teams was bigger than the scoreboard indicated at the end of the match. Romania were the far better squad and led by as much as nine goals along the way.… »

Norway back in the driver’s seat

MATCH REVIEW – Norway were back in the driver’s seat, but the opposition was modest, as the Scandinavian’s swept the Czech Republic – especially in the first half By Peter Bruun Group D Czech Republic vs Norway 17:31 (10:20) Before the Match *Both teams needed a win following respective losses in the opening round of the tournament. *Norway´s coach, Thorir Hergeirsson, had called up 32-year-old ve… »

“We’ll draw up a plan and will be ready”

By J. Schutz INTERVIEW – On Sunday, the German national handball team followed the invitation of the major of Brest, attending a ceremonial event at city hall. DHB President, Andreas Michelmann, head… »

”We still feel no pressure”

INTERVIEW – Germany took the world of handball by surprise, when they defeated Norway in their opening match at the 2018 EHF European championship. Even though such achievements create expectations, l… »

“I keep my feet on the ground”

INTERVIEW – At the age of 19, Henny Reistad is currently recognized as one of the greatest playmaker talents, not only in Norway. However, the young Norwegian refuses to the let the success and fame get to her, as she reveals in this exclusive interview with stregspiller.com. By Peter Bruun  Ever since the fall of this year, life has been moving fast for Henny Reistad. After she left Stabæk IF ove… »