W17 EHF Euro Macedonia

After the final match, representatives from team Denmark and Russia shared their impressions from the most important match at the W17 EHF Euro. Head coach of Denmark, Heine Erikssen: “I think that it was a good match, not beautiful but a fighting one. When you play a final the most important is the fight. It… View Article

After the final match of the W17 EHF Euro the all star team was chosen. Three of the players come from Russia, two from the champion Denmark, but the MVP at this championship is also Danish. It is the center back Helena Elver Hagesoe. ALL STAR TEAM OF THE W17 EHF Euro: Goalkeeper – Learke… View Article

Denmark won the final of the W17 EHF Euro against Russia and claimed themselves as the new champions of Europe! Danish girls outplayed Russia, the only undefeated team at the championship in Skopje with 25-24 and collected third gold for their country in this EHF category. The match started with good opening from Russia and… View Article

Hungarians showed that the persistence and the hard work can pay off, winning 34-31 in the bronze medal match over Romania in a brilliant second half. Their best player, Rita Lakatos, said that they simply wanted it more. “I think it was a good game. Romania has a great team, but we wanted the victory… View Article

Hungarians are the bronze girls from the W17 EHF Euro in Macedonia! In the 3rd place match they made incredible effort winning 34-31 over Romania in a big manner. Romanians looked better in the first half, showing more diversity in their game, and finally, they went on a break with 19-17 advantage. Their lead even… View Article

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Slovenia finishes in Top-5, beating exhausted Croatians

Slovenia was better prepared and had more energy to overcame Croatia and win the 5th place at the W17 EHF Euro. In the neighbors derby Slovenians won 24-22 showing persistence and character. The match was tough at the start, goals were difficult to score, and defenses were strong at the both sides. Slovenia was the… View Article

France deserved 7th place with a strong finish

The national team of France finished 7th at the W17 EHF Euro after beating Sweden in their last placement match with 30-25. French girls lead at the half-time (14-12) too, but inside the match it was all up and down for both teams. Sweden was the team which started better, but France made a late… View Article

Spain misses the last shot, victory goes to Germany

Spain and Germany did a great job yesterday, qualifying for the World Championships, so today’s match between the two teams didn’t have too special meaning. This allowed both teams to play more relaxed than usually, making some mistakes they didn’t make in the previous matches. Spain was in control for the first 45 minutes of… View Article

Norway take 11. place after easy win over Netherlands

Both teams lost their most important matches yesterday, missing a ticket for the World championship next year, so today’s match between Netherland nad Norway was played in much more relaxed mood, without any pressure. Norway was by far the better team, winning 39-29 and putting behind the disapointment from yesterday’s loss from Germany. The Dutch… View Article

Portugal finished at 13 place

The last action for Portugal and Slovakia at W17 EHF EURO was match for the 13th place. That was the second clash between those two teams as they already meet in the Intermediate round. That match ended up with a 27:24 win for Slovakia. There were a lot of mistakes and unrealized shots on both… View Article

The Host finished without victory

The host of W17 EHF EURO finished at the last spot on the tournament. In the battle for fifteen place Macedonia was defeated by team of Czech Republic. After giant 39:23 victory in the Preliminary round, Czech Republic once again gained clear victory. This match, however, was played by completely different scenario. Well, first half… View Article