The first round of the ASOBAL has been completed. After the opening match of Barcelona beating BM Aragon at home, the rest of the teams played their games this Saturday. La Rioja the main team in the league after FC Barcelona took a very hard home win over Cuenca. Trailing in the first half, the Rioja team managed only in the last 15 minutes to overcome the visitors and prove why they are considered Spains’ number two. Ademar Leon too had trouble away against newcomer Zamora. A two-goal victory for them with 30-28. BM Granollers got only a draw against Villa de Aranda despite being huge favorite for the two points.
ASOBAL Scores: Zamora 28-30 Ademar Leon, Puerto Sagunto 24-27 BM Cangas, Benidorm 28-29 Anaitasuna, Gijon 21-28 Guadalajara, La Rioja 29-26 Cuenca, Villa de Aranda 23-23 Granollers