Thriller in Larvik

PREVIEW – Crucial Saturday matches in Group 2 of the Women´s Champions League – Larvik will receive FC Midtjylland and Krim take on CSM Bucuresti. In Group 1, two successful teams of the previous weekend meet in Budapest, when Thuringer HC visit FTC, while Metz face a difficult task in Vardar. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY Group 2 Larvik vs FC Midtjylland, Saturday 4. February at 17.00 local tim… »

Put to the test

COLUMN – By signing on as coach for Veszprém as well as the Hungarian national team, Ljubomir Vranjes will encounter some very different challenges, compared to what he has been used to during his man… »

Myrhol happy, O’Sullivan not so much

It’s been a magical run for Norway during the last twelve months.  The ride started in Poland about one year ago when the Scandinavians lost a nail-biter to the eventual champion Germany in the semi-f… »

The true stars of France 2017

First of all, to avoid any sorts of misunderstanding, I really admire Domagoj Duvnjak for all he does on the court week in and week out.  He’s not only the leader at his club, THW Kiel, but also the dominant player in the Croatian national team, especially after the retirement of Ivano Balic.  He’s also a great guy to talk to, always honest and straight to the point.  That’s how journalists love i… »

Dinart’s key to success

When underdog Norway was leading 10:7 after 15 minutes against France in the World championship final on Sunday, French coach Didier Dinart took corrective measures.  In the time-out he told his long-… »

Christina Neagu

10 goals from Neagu not enough, as Vardar take all points

Andrea Penezic and Andrea Lekic combined for 15 goals, when Vardar won the top game in Group 1 of the Women´Champions League main round at Buducnost. In the other match in Group 1, on Sunday, Thuringe… »

Gyor run over Krim – FTC books road win

Gyor had absolutely no problems in their opening match in the main round, as they crushed Krim by 17 goals. Hungarian FTC remain undefeated on the road, winning by three goals in Metz. By Peter Bruun MATCH OF THE DAY REVIEW Group 2  Gyor Audi ETO KC vs RK Krim Mercator 39:22 (20:9) Before the Match The two teams were sharing the lead of the group, both on six points ahead of throw-off. While Gyor… »

Clash of titans in Podgorica

MATCH OF THE WEEK PREVIEW – Two of the favorites for winning the Women´s Champions League this season meet Sunday night in Podgorica (Montenegro), as Buducnost are taking on Vardar in an early top mat… »

France – The eternal winner

Sunday’s final of the 25th World championship will be one for the ages.  Maybe it won’t be epic, but it will be one to remember for sure.  France, the host and odds-on favorite to win the tournament p… »

Favorites meet surprise package

PREVIEW – Krim Ljubljana impressed us all in the group stage of the Women´s Champions League, but what can the Slovenian runner-up do when they visit Hungarian powerhouse, Gyor? By Peter Bruun After CSM Bucuresti and Larvik opened the Champions League main round on Friday night, we will see two more matches in the Women´s Champions League on Saturday. Stregspiller.com´s featured match is Group 2 m… »