GB Women Head to Montenegro

THE Great Britain Women’s Handball Team begin their Euro 2012 qualification matches with a tough away trip to Montenegro this week.After beating Finland in the pre-qualifiers Great Britain were drawn in a four-team pool with Poland, Montenegro and Russia with home and away matches against all three starting on Wednesday and concluding next June.The squad travel out on Tuesday for the game on Wednesday which starts at 6pm local time in Herceg Novi, and will need to be on top form if they are to challenge their hosts, who reached the finals of the 2011 World Championships with two victories over the Czech Republic in June this year.And following their midweek match, Great Britain return to their base at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre to prepare for an even tougher task.On Saturday, October 22, they will play host to reigning world champions Russia (3pm start). Tickets for the Russia match are available in advance or on the door. ← Previous Story Women’s EHF CL (Round 3) – Metz’s “last second” triumph in Denmark Next Story → Men’s EHF Cup (Round 3): Minsk in Nantes, Magdeburg in BiH, Porto in Serbia

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