Hanescu forfeits in Barcelona
Romanian tennis player Victor Hanescu has forfeited his first round game in the ATP tournament in Barcelona. The Romanian took the decision in the game’s decisive set, at the score of 2-2. Hanescu had won the first set (6-4), while Spain’s Nicolas Almagro had won the second one, score 7-6 (9-7).
Oltchim honorably exits the League
Oltchim has registered only a draw (21-21) in the second leg of its semifinal fixture against Viborg. Thus Oltchim has failed to qualify for the final of the Women’s Handball Champions League after the Danish team had previously won the first leg game in Ramnicu-Valcea, score 34-28. Radu Voina’s team played better than it did in the first leg, at one time registering a six-goal lead, but it was unable to maintain the rhythm until the end. In the final Viborg will play against Hungary’s Gyor.