With the 2 victories gained in 1 day – against Borac Banja Luka (34:30) and against Leotar (38:18) – Vardar secured placement in the final of the tournament held in Trebinje (BiH). The red-black team are the favourites on this tournament, regardless of the preparation phase. Besides the physical condition and coordination, the team now is focused on the game and sooner integration of the new players.
The host Leotar did not have a chance against Vardar. The match was decided in the 1st half when Vardar reached a lead of 17:8.
Compared to the 1st match, Jose Toledo did not play this match and Khalifa Ghedban played his first match this season.
Timur Dibirov again scored 9 goals and was the best scorer. Tomorrow Vardar is free and on Saturday they will play the final. Their opponent will be the winner of the 2nd group, which part are Izola, Metaloplastika and Izvigjach.
Vardar – Leotar 38-18 (17-8)
VARDAR: Kukulovski 2, Dimitriovski 2, Gashovski 1, Kristopans 2, Sikoshek Pelko 2, Dissinger 3, Atman 4, Skube 2, Chupic 5, Khalifa, Dibirov 9, Gorbok, Shishkarev 3, Gorpishin 3, Kugis, Gogov.