Jadran Herceg Novi couldn’t win against CNAB while Olympiacos and Jug defeated their opponents.
Szolnok is a point away from getting into the Final Eight as the fourth team from Group A. The team still have a change to make it happen after Herceg Novi didn’t earn more points today.
The players of coach Vjekoslav Kobescak played a routine match against Sintez Kazan and eventually celebrated it with a 10-14 (2-4, 1-2, 2-3, 5-5) win. From the very beginning, Jug imposed the rhythm, which they kept increasing towards the end of the game.
Barceloneta was considered the favorite in Group A, which the team justified during the match. The Sailors kept the score tight in the first period so the home side could not easily reach the goal. However, in the end, the hosts won 12-6.
Spandau started well against Olympiacos by leading 2-1 in the first period. However, Olympiacos took over and jumped to a 4-goal lead by halftime. 7:3 lead early in the third quarter.
Champions League Group A
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Spandau 04 – Olympiacos 7-11 (2-3, 1-3, 2-2, 2-3)
Sintez Kazan – Jug Dubrovnik 10-14 (2-4, 1-2, 2-3, 5-5)
Barceloneta – Jadran Herceg Novi 12-6 (3-2, 4-1, 3-2, 2-1)
Jadran Split – Szolnok 13-9 (3-1, 5-2, 2-4, 3-2) — played yesterday
Cover photo: jug.hr