Stage is set for Handball K/O finals

Thursday, May 16, 2013, 16:42

Following last Saturday’s semi-finals in both categories, the stage is set for the final weekend of competitive Maltese handball. In the women’s category, La Salle ZT Developments won the first semi-final as they breezed past Luxol winning their match 29-9. La Sallewill meet Aloysians Zmerc, who beat Phoenix Dolcino 16-9 in the second semi-final. This will be the 7th time these two teams will be meeting in the K/O final, withLa Salle having the best track recording beating Aloysians 5 times out of 6.


In the men’s category, Phoenix SMS Mondial put up a brave display in the first half but had to succumb to a stronger side as Luxol Si Mangia won the match 24-14. In the second semi-final it was La Salle BHS who emerged victorious over arch-rivals Aloysians Von Taine, also beating their opponents by 10 goals for a 30-20 final score.La Salleand Luxol will be meeting in the final for the second time with Luxol taking home the silverware in the previous encounter.


The finals will be played this Saturday at the University Sports Hall. Women’s final starts at 14:00. Men’s final starts at 16:00.

Hon. Stefan Buontempo MP – Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, youth and Sport shall present the winners trophy following the Men’s final.



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