Handball News Summary (28 November 2013)

Canadian Women in action against Bulgaria.

Canadian Women in action against Bulgaria.

1) The IHF Trophy (Intercontinental Phase) is taking place in Monterrey, Mexico.  The IHF Trophy is a development initiative of the IHF focused on providing youth competitions for developing nations.  This final phase has the continental champions in competition against each other.

Mexico Federation Webpage: Link (Currently has standings, score sheets and links to video (live and on demand)

2) Nikola Karabatic seeks to collect incentive pay from his former club.  Barcelona backcourt Nikola Karabatic is seeking payment of 58,000 Euro bonus that he is owed from his former club, Montpellier. Former players, Mladen Bojinovich and Mikael Robin are also seeking payment for bonuses as well.  Karabatic was at the center of a betting scandal which saw Montpellier lose the first half of a match versus Cesson in 2011.
Handball World: Link
Mundo Handball: Link

3) Qatar announces roster for Asian Championships.  Qatar has bolstered its roster with former French National, Bertrand Roine, Spaniard, Borja Fernández Vidal and Cuban Rafael Da Costa Capote Link