CROATIA ZAGREB – LOKOMOTIVA BRCKO 35-16
Croatia Zagreb scored a second win in as many matches in group D after easily defeating Lokomotiva Brcko 35-26. The Croats were by far the better team and were up 19-6 in the first half, a score which enabled both coaches to use their reserve players for most parts of the second half.
Turcic Mislav (Croatia Zagreb Coach): “My teammates gave everything they had. We have already two wins to our tall and we aim to go all the way. I didn’t reach my usual standards, but the team performed well overall and I hope wenwoll continue playing in the same manner.”
Prajo Radomir (Lokomotiva Brcko Coach): “It was a very tough game, an awesome experience against such a great team like Croatia. We need to play in games like this.”
3-2, 8-2, 14-4, 19-6 (Ημίχρονο), 23-9, 26-11, 29-13, 35-16
2 min: 2-1, Penalties: 3/3 – 1/1
Croatia Zagreb (Nino Markovic): Grdovic, Sres 4, Jutrisa 4, Goluza 2, Konrad, Budimir, Strkovic 3, Neralic 2, Breges 1, Dendo 3, Puric 2, Trninic 3, Tintor 3, Klaric 3, Leskovec 5, Pandza, Turcic.
Lokomotiva (Prajo Radomir): Todosijevic, Gavric 2, Maksimovic, Puric, Nikolic, Stjepanovic, Ristic 2, Stjepanovic, Lucic, Simic 4, Trifunovic 3, Blagojievic, Dordevic 5, Radic, Pajic, Domic, Dokic