Champions League women
Fleury – HCM Baia Mare 17 – 18 (8 -8)
Topscorers: Manon Houette (Fleury) 7 goals and Lois Abbingh (HCM) 6 goals
Hosts started the match with a surprisingly 5-1 and 6-2 when Romanian team woke up and started to play themselves back into the match 7-6. Abbingh, Jezic and Do Nascimento managed to score against Zoqby de Paula which not seemed to be easy today. The first half ended 8-8.
In the second part the two teams were following each other tightly, but hosts were mostly in lead by one or two goals.
Baia Mare with a fantastic fighting spirit equalized fifty seconds before the final whistle, Allison Pineau had the lucky hand, than with three seconds left after aa free throw Pineau made the day for Romanians by scoring the goal of the victory in the very last second of the match.
Final result: 17- 18