Earning leadership in handball group
Meshkov Brest HC tops Group C in EHF Champions League after away victory over Tatran Prešov, earning 4 points after two matches
The first half ended with a small advantage of the Belarusian club — 14:11. After the break the difference in score began to increase and resulted in final ‘+10’ points in favour of Brest Meshkov handball club. Brest players have achieved their first away victory during the Champions League group stage. In a small interview for the European Handball Federation website, head coach of Meshkov Brest HC, Sergey Bebeshko, said, “We’ve come to Prešov to gain victory. My trainees have prepared well and dominated during the whole game, especially in the second half.” Rivals have also ensured Brest team leadership in Group C: Spanish Logroño defeated Portugal’s Porto — 30:23 — while Serbian Vojvodina beat Russian Chekhov Bears — 26:24. This latter team is the next opponent for the Brest squad.
By Igor Grishin