Men

Croatia still in the play for a place in Rio after defeating Bahrain

Croatia still in the play for a place in Rio after defeating Bahrain

Both Croatia and Bahrain were in critical situation after both teams lost each their match Friday. If the dream of Rio still should be a possibillity two points had to be won in this match.

In the first half Bahrain seemed to have a small chance to get their two points. Both teams followed each other, but in the middle of the half Bahrai nmanaged to get a small lead before Croatia equalized the score in the las minute of the half and could go to half time with some self coinfidence.

In the second half we got to see more expected development of the match. Croatia in more control of the match and slowly building up a lead that were more and more impossible to catch up with for Bahrain. After 60 minutes Croatia could go off the court with two points and the dream of a place in Rio still in sight.

Olympic Games qualification 2016, Jyske Bank Boxen, Herning, Denmark
Croatia – Bahrain
Result: 33-22 (14-14)
Topscorer Croatia: Manuel Strlek, 8 goals
Topscorer Bahrain: Hasan Alfardan, 5 goals

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Men
@http://www.twitter.com/BjornKenneth

Bjørn Kenneth Muggerud, CEO of Goldfish Media, chief editor for timeoutmag.com, handballreferee & handballcoach since 1990.

More in Men

THW Kiel

Kiel goes to Cologne after the clash against PSG

Ibolya SzekeresMay 19, 2022
DIka Mem vs Flensburg

Barca in the EHF FINAL4, Flensburg is out

Ibolya SzekeresMay 19, 2022
Andreas Wolff, Germany | Photo: Bjørn Kenneth Muggerud

Kielce earns Final4 ticket to Cologne

Ibolya SzekeresMay 19, 2022

Telekom Veszprém is the first team to reach Cologne

Ibolya SzekeresMay 18, 2022

Veszprem and Kielce with victories in the quarter-finals

Ibolya SzekeresMay 13, 2022

EHF Champions League: Barca takes away win, PSG and Kiel shared

Ibolya SzekeresMay 13, 2022