Krim Mercator in the EHF Champions League play-offs!

The handball players of Krim Mercator qualified for the play-offs of the EHF Champions League! With an important victory (28:26) over the great CSM Bucuresti, the Tigers managed to win a ticket among the top 12 teams in Europe for the second season in a row! Jovanka Radičević and Tjaša Stanko were in the best mood in the blue jersey at Sunday's match, with seven goals each.
Krim Mercator : CSM Bucuresti (ROM) 28:26 (13:14)
Sunday, 12 February at 14:00, Arena Stožice, 1350 spectators
Referees: Amar Konjičanin, Dino Konjičanin (BiH); Delegate: Lidija Bojić-Čačić (Croatia)
Krim Mercator: Radosavljević 6, Radičević 7, Stanko 7, Abina, Žabjek, Dmitrieva 1, Arenhart, Klemenčič, Ljepoja 2, Varagić, Ngombele, Lazović 5, Risović, Rosiak, Marković, Svetik.
Bucuresti: Glauser, Arntzen 3, Larsen Aune 3, Gogirla, Neagu 6, Zaadi Deuna, Stoica, Skurtveit Davidsen, Klikovac 1, Eriksson, Omoregie 2, Dindiligan 1, Dembele Pavlović 4, Sudakova 1, Ramusović 2, Pintea.
Penalties (7-meters): Krim Mercator 6 (5), Bucuresti 4 (2)
Suspensions: Krim Mercator 8 minutes, Bucuresti 4 minutes
Dragan Adžić, RK Krim Mercator coach: “First of all, I would like to congratulate the CSM Bucuresti team for what they have shown in the current part of the season. I believe that my prediction from the beginning of the season is correct and the Romanian women will play in the final tournament of the top four. As for us… I am extremely proud of how the handball players played the match. I am sure that we can maintain our good form in the coming weeks as we prepare for the play-off matches against Rapid Bucuresti.”
Nataša Ljepoja, RK Krim Mercator handball player: “This was one of the most challenging matches in my career. It was exhausting, both physically and mentally, but we survived. As a team, we fought until the end. The result also showed that.”