Krim through the Swedes in the elimination fights of the Delo EHF Champions League

Krim Mercator handball players have secured promotion to the round of 16 in Delo EHF Champions League! In the last match of the group stage of this competition in Stožice, they defeated direct competitors in the fight for sixth place in Group B. They were better than the Sävehof team after half of the match (12:9), but they also outplayed them in the second half rejoiced in the victory with 32:18. Tjaša Stanko contributed the most to the victory, scoring eight times, and Barbara Elisabeth Arenhart, who was in the mood with 14 defenses, also played an important role.
Krim Mercator : Sävehof (ŠVE) 32:18 (12:9)
Sunday, 20 February, at 14:00, Center Stožice – 1100 spectators
Referees: Viktoriia Alpaidze, Tatiana Berezkina (Russia); Delegate: Janka Stasova (Slovakia)
Krim Mercator: Radosavljević 2, Stanko 8, Sercien Ugolin 1, Pineau 2, Žabjek 1, van Kreij, Arenhart, Klemenčič 2, Ljepoja 3, Varagić 5, Ngombele, Gomilar Zickero, Krpež Šlezak 6, Risović, Lekić 2, Svetik.
Sävehof: Börjesson, Rahunen Sembe, Huselius, Mortensen 2, Liljeros Heikka, Roberts 2, Høgaard Nielsen 2, Åström Nilsson 4, Johansson, Kroon Andersson, Jensen 3, Blomst 1, Andersson, Tolstrup Petersen 3, Rosell 1, Haggerty.
7-metters: Krim Mercator 1 (1), Sävehof 2 (1)
Suspensions (2min): Krim Mercator 6 minut, Kastamonu 2 minuti

Nataša Derepasko, coach of RK Krim Mercator: “I was nervous, it was difficult to watch the match from the bench. We followed the instructions well and stopped their most dangerous players. We fought until the last minute and played on long attacks, which brought us a positive result. “

Allison Pineau, handball player of RK Krim Mercator: “The season brought many ups and downs, today’s match was not easy either. But we were patient, which paid off today. We took advantage of the experience from past matches and did not allow our rivals to beat us again. They could have been calmer and in a better position, but I am happy with the outcome of the match. Congratulations to my teammates, we fought extremely well today. ”