Baltic Handball legue
Baltic Handball League season of 2017/18 is over. The champion is once again – for a third time in a row – Cocks Riihimäki. In a very exciting final, the Finns beat Serviti Põlva by 26-23. Bronze-medals belong to SKA Minsk, who needed two extra-times to defeat ZTR Zaporozhye 40-37.
What an exciting day it was in Põlva – two thrillers in the semi-finals of the Baltic Handball League's 2017/18 Final Four. Hosts Serviti Põlva beat ZTR Zaporozhye by the minimal margin 30-29 and it was as tight in the second semi, where title-holder Cocks Riihimäki took a 27-25 win over SKA Minsk.
Before the Final Four of the 2017/18 season kicks off tomorrow, we are happy to publish some facts and statistics about all four participants. Both for fans and media, so it perhaps helps all to know a little bit more about background before people around the world start follow the matches, which will all be streamed live at baltichandball.net.
The 2017/18 Baltic Handball League season is reaching the culmination this weekend, as the Final Four takes place in Põlva. Hosts Serviti will take on ZTR Zaporozhye in Saturday's semi-finals and title-defender Cocks Riihimäki will play SKA Minsk to determine the second finalist. The final and the third-place play-off are played on Sunday. All matches will be streamed live on baltichandball.net.
Baltic Handball League 2017/18 season's culmination will come on 14th and 15th April, when the Final Four will be held in Põlva. BHL management has confirmed the schedule for the final weekend of the season:
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|4||HC Kehra/Horizon Pulp&Paper||10||3||1||6||268:287||-19||7|
|5||VHC Šviesa Vilnius||10||3||1||6||255:290||-35||7|