Olympics: Croatia wins men's handball bronze
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Croatia's men beat Hungary 33-26 Sunday to win their first Olympic handball medal, a bronze.
The Croatians dominated from the start, finishing the first half with a 19-14 lead.
"It is a big thing for our small country and we are proud," Croatia's Mirko Alilovic said.
Ivan Cupic was the top scorer with eight goals for Croatia, while Gergely Harsanyi scored seven for the Hungarians.
Croatia's men also played in the bronze medal match in Beijing four years ago, losing 29-35 to Spain.
Sweden and France will fight for the gold later Sunday.
Read More: France | Hungary | Croatia | Penha De France | Canca Bo | Parra So | Sangolda Bo | Sem Saligao Bo | Saligao So | Poroscodem Bo | Varconda | Torxem | Tuem | Tuem I E | Virnora | Parxem Bo | Pernem So | Nagzar Bo | Candolim | Sunday Bazar S.o.
Why did Neil Nitin Mukesh and Sonal Chauhan part ways?
May 25, 2013 at 11:46 AM
3 DIED AND 1 INJURED IN CAR -TRUCK MISHAP
May 25, 2013 at 11:34 AM
CRITICS CALL PREITY___S FILM CLICH__ BUT FANS GIVE HER THUMBS UP
May 25, 2013 at 11:21 AM