Norwegian TOP team Elverum celebrated valuable victory at the start of the VELUX EHF Champions League campaign. Norge boys beat Kadetten in Schaffhausen 31:30 (16:15) with the decisive goal of Serbian playmaker Luka Mitrovic, who netted his ninth just a second before the final buzzer! In the home team Manuel Liniger scored eight goals.
Russian Chekhovskie Medvedi beat Naturhouse La Rioja 27:26 (13:13). Kotov netted six for the winners, while experienced right back Malmagro scored eight for the Spaniards.