Herning-Ikast claim second straight win
Herning-Ikast Handbold are top of the EHF European League Women group C following two victories in as many matches.
After a win at Handball Club Lada a week before, the Danish outfit defeated Magura Cisnadie on home court, 31:28.
- Herning boast a maximum of four points, while Magura are level with Storhamar on two points
- Magura led 6:5 ten minutes into the match, but a string of Ingvild Bakkerud's goals lifted Herning to a 6:1 run in the next seven minutes
- the home side were in front by six goals several times after the break, but Magura did not give up and fought until the end
- Marilena Neagu and Marina Dmitrovic were Magura's joint top scorers with five goals
Friis lead the way again
Emma Friis has proved her value for Herning-Ikast many times, and in the current group stage, she has become top scorer in both matches so far.
After netting six goals last week at Lada, the 22-year-old added eight more against Magura, helping her team to once again earn a three-goal victory.