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Norway beat Serbia to stay on semi-final way

Norway are on the way for the decisive semi-final battles against Croatia and Sweden after beating Serbia 32:27 (17:17) in the opening match of Main Round in Zagreb. Serbs couldn’t follow high tempo of world’s vice-champions, who “run and gun” on their maximum in the second half.

Serbs were in lead in 32nd minute for the last time – 18:17, when Norwegians made turnover with 5:0 series….

Sander Sagosen was TOP scorer with eight goals for the winners, while Torbjorn Bergerud had 14 saves. Zarko Sesum and Bojan Beljanski netted five goals each for Serbia.

Norway 4
Sweden 4
France 4
Croatia 2
Belarus 0
Serbia 0

PHOTO: Filip Viranovski

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