Only two tickets left

Champions League (W) – Round 5 Most pieces of the main round puzzle fell into place, and only two tickets are at stake this coming weekend. This does not mean that the rest of the matches are without importance – to the contrary. By Peter Bruun After five matches we are beginning to see the picture of the two main round groups shaping up. Only two spots for the remaining 12 teams are still up for… »

“I play where I make a difference”

INTERVIEW – Anita Görbicz finds that her new role as left wing – after many years as playmaker – has made her more valuable to Györ. In this exclusive interview with, she also talks a… »

Academy Awards

By Sascha Staat When the German handball national team, the so-called “Ladies” of Michael Biegler, played two friendly matches against the Netherlands, in late October, they faced a side of youngsters… »

Henk Groener + “Die Ladies”

OPINION – Michael Biegler has done well – some would say surprisingly well – during his short spell at the helm of Germany’s women national handball team.  The arrival of Henk Groener after the World Championship has been great news and most importantly, he may bring continuity, an quality that has been eluding Germany´s national squad for so long. By Peter Bruun The signing of Henk Groener as new… »

Revenge for Györ – 1st defeat for Metz

Champions League (W) – Round 4 Györ got their revenge against Rostov-Don and clinched main round berth, but they had to work hard for it. Metz suffered their first defeat while Vardar’s record remains… »

Great week for German and French teams

Champions League (M) – Round 6 German and French teams cleared the table in the sixth round of the Men´s Champions League, while Poland´s two representatives suffered further defeats and both are in t… »

“I hope this will be my year”

INTERVIEW –  Laura Van der Heijden hopes that this will be the season, where she and her new club, FTC, will reach the Champions League FINAL4, and win a gold medal with the Dutch national team at the 2017 World Cup. In this exclusive interview with, she reveals that there have been a few things to get used to after leaving Danish Esbjerg. By Peter Bruun Transferring to FTC-Rail C… »

It’s the human quality

FEATURE – On the international stage, Danish coaches are more sought-after in women´s handball than ever before.  Experts see the human aspect and the ability to create a feeling of security as two of… »

“I don’t care about my age”

By Kevin Domas He might have just turned 20, but Dika Mem is one of the most talked about players in Europe, after a stunning start into the 2017/18 season with FC Barcelona.  Less than one year after… »

Flawless Vardar and Metz

Champions League (W) – Round 3 Apart from FC Midtjylland´s 24:21 success against Rostov-Don last weekend, we have not seen any real surprises in the Women´s EHF Champions League. It all changed this weekend when Nykøbing Falster delivered a sensational result versus CSM Bucuresti and pointless Bietigheim surprised Vipers Kristiansand. Vardar and Metz are the only undefeated teams at this point in… »