Handball-Planet.com is proud to announce that Russian superstar – right back Anna Vyakhireva is the WORLD FEMALE HANDBALL PLAYER 2019 powered by New Belgrade Summer Cup. The 24-years old lefthander of Russian national team and Rostov Don got the biggest support of Handball-Planet.com Jury consisted of handball Experts (12 handball journalists from 12 countries) together with the fans from all over the world who took a part in voting choosing from 32 nominated players on eight positions.
Ana Vyakhireva was a leader of the Russian national team at World Championship 2019 in Japan, where team of Ambros Martin won bronze medal. She has also a strong influence on the results of Russian champions Roston Don at Women’s EHF Champions League.
With 48 points in total, Vyakhireva put behind Norwegian playmaker Stine Oftedal (38) and Dutch left back Lois Abbingh (37).
Sergei Prigolovkin (handballfast.com – Russia)
Jorge Dargel (MARCA, Spain)
Ibolya Szekeres (Time Out Mag, Norway)
Laura Agena (Handball-Planet.com, Argentina)
Života Bogdanović (Handball-Planet.com, Serbia)
Nagore Odriozola (Revista Líderas, Spain)
Yann Hildwein (L’Equipe, France)
Stig Nygard (TV 2, Norway)
Marian Ursescu (Gazeta Sporturilor – Romania)
Sergey Novikov (handballfast.com – Russia/Belarus)
Chris O’ Reilly (Uninformed Handball Hour – Ireland)
Lars Bruun-Mortensen (TV 2, Denmark)
JURY MEMBERS FROM EUROPE AND SOUTH AMERICA
Our goal that handball world gets a public and fair contest for the World best players of the year, since 2010 received a big support from the parts of handball globe. WORLD HANDBALL PLAYER 2019 Jury has consisted of the people with their names and CV’s with the clear aim to get opinion from different countries, continents, handball schools and traditions. Our Jury members are famous handball specialists in their countries, which coming from the biggest media (Marca, TV 2 NO, etc), but also from specialized websites and newspapers as timeout.org, Balkan-Handball.com, handballfast.com…
LOKE, TOMORI, NEAGU, MORK…
Vyakhireva has won the title for the first time. Cristina Neagu (2015, 2016 and 2018) and Heidi Loke did it three time (2011, 2013 and 2014). Zsuzsanna Tomori (2012) and Nora Mork (2017) are also on the list of Handball-Planet.com winners.
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