Ten-point difference and secure victory for Hungary

The first game of Intermediate round II was more like a training session for both teams. Polish player from the bench got their opportunity. Poland scored their first point after six minutes of the game. Hungary was a way stronger team and minute by minute score difference was getting bigger. …

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In the thrilling finish Iceland beat Germany and secure Semifinal spot!

With nine scores Thrastarson lead Iceland to another victory. The last and most anticipated match was the one between Germany and Iceland . As it was expected, it was an excited and thrilling clash of two amazing national teams, but Iceland were better throughout the whole game and eventually that brought them the victory. After two …

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Sweden win in dramatic finish after the final whistle

Tight win (27:28) and new two points for Sweden. The first Main Round match in Varaždin was rough and tough! In the first halftime, Sweden were the one who dominated. Swedish goalkeeper Fabian Norsten saved first Spanish attack, and during the match, he saved three 7-meters shoots. Already after first …

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Hungarian domination in the Intermediate round II

Hungary crushed Slovenia in the first part, and the final result was 29:20 for Hungary. After they didn’t qualify for the main round, the question was: ‘Is Hungarian willpower crushed?’ But soon after the game started, they reassured us. They didn’t allow Slovenia to score a goal until minute five. …

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Tight win for Russia in the Intermediate round II 

Poland lost in the last 10 minutes of the game. Unfortunately for Poland handball game last 60 minutes, and not 50. Russia made a fantastic comeback and won an additional two points. The final result was 27:26 for Russia. Throughout the whole Championship, it was evident that Russia was a slowest national team, so …

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Russia kicked Hungary out of the Main Round

Before the last match of the Group C began we know that Hungary need to win to earn their ticket for the Main Round. If they lose, Spain is going to join Germany in the next round. Russia had two matches behind them and no points. They wanted to finish …

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Germany win against Spain in a tight race

Third match of the day in Varaždin Arena was played between Germany and Spain. In the first half of the match Germany took the lead but Spain followed almost goal by goal. The game was very close in score but Germany took the points in this first match of the …

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With the second win Sweden join Island in the Main Round

With 34:30 victory over Poland Sweden goes to the Main Round. Everything was settled even before the game between Sweden and Poland began. Sweden were second in the Group D, and Poland didn’t have any points. They needed a miracle to qualify into the main round: 19 point advantage over Sweden. …

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Iceland wins in a rough match against Slovenia

First match of the third round of M18 European Handball Championship played in Varaždin Arena was filled with excitement and rough play. Iceland quickly took the lead and with time got too far away for Slovenia to catch them. First half of Slovenia Iceland match ended with overwhelming 14 to …

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Spain shine against Russia in last match of day 2 in Varaždin

The last match of the day in Varaždin Arena brought us a lot of excitement and beautiful handball. Both Russia and Spain fought until the very end but Spain took the lead early on which Russia was not able to catch, and believe us they were trying. A game filled …

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