The France takes the 2nd provisional place of Group B (AFP JAVIER SORIANO)
The France tore the match draw 18-18 to Spain Monday for the second game of the blue in the Group B of the women’s Olympic handball tournament, competition that they had begun Saturday with a victory of prestige (24-23) against the Norway, Olympic champion title.
Under the eyes of the president of the Republic François Hollande and the British Prime Minister David Cameron, the French have wrested the match draw on a shot to the hip of Allison Pineau to five seconds of the end, at the end of a laborious match on their part.
Pineau was very quiet before this last action of brightness, they are left WNBA Siraba Dembele (6 goals, 6 of 7 shooting) and especially the Amandine Leynaud (10 arrested shots) guardian who helped the France float to the Spanish who more than jostled.
The France takes the preliminary Group B 2nd place behind the South Korea, victorious in the Monday Denmark (25-24), while the Norway and the Sweden faced off Monday night for their second match of the competition.