Sports Flash

sports flash A look at the week's main sporting events

On Wednesday in Brasov, central Romania our national women's handball team clinched a 27-24 win against Ukraine, counting towards the 7th group of the 2020 European Championships preliminaries.

Cristina Laslo with 8 goals and Eliza Buceschi with 6 proved to be the best Romanian players during the game against Ukraine. In the same group also on Wednesday, Poland secured a 28-16 win against the Faeroe Islands. The Romanians will be up against the Faeroe Islands in an away game on Sunday. The first two sides in each group will qualify for the final tournament.

Also on Wednesday, Romania's men side Dinamo Bucharest obtained a 35-28 victory in their third group D game of the Champions League against Danish side Gudme. It was Dinamo's second consecutive win after the one last week against Kristianstad of Sweden and the draw against Swiss side Kadetten Schaffhausen on September 12th.

Tunisian Amine Bannou was the best player in the Romanian side with 11 goals scored during the game. Also notable was the show put up by Dinamo's Iranian goalie Saeid Heidarirad. Dinamo tops the group with 5 points out of 3 games and without any defeat so far. Gudme comes next with 4 points out of 3 games.

Polish side Wisla Plock ranks next with 2 points and fourth is the Russian team Checkhovskie Medvedi with 2 points followed by Kadetten Schaffhausen with one point and Kristianstad with not points. Dinamo will be playing Russian side Checkhovskie Medvedi on October 12th.

This week will be seeing the round of 32 of Romania's Cup in football. Among the sides eliminated so far is the country's defending champions CFR Cluj, which conceded a 6-4 defeat to FC Botosani after the penalty shootout. The match was balanced and the score remained 2-all 30 minutes into the extra-time. Gaz Metan Medias was another first-leaguer eliminated after a 2-1 defeat against Foresta Suceava a football side from Romania's third league.

(translated by bill)
Publicat: 2019-09-26 12:44:00
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