CSM Bucharest men’s handball team has finished in a draw the away match against AM Madeira Andebol SAD (Portugal) 22-22 (8-9) Sunday evening, in the first round of the Challenge Cup final.
CSM Bucharest came from behind in the last minutes from 22-20 to finish 22-22.
CSM Bucharest scorers: Allahkaram Esteki 5 goals, Faruk Vrazalic 3, Sajad Esteki 3, Henrique Selicani Teixeira 3, Goce Georgievski 2, Adrian Rotaru 2, Ionuţ Ramba 1, Chike Onyejekwe 1, Alexandro Pozzer 1, Constantin-Bogdan Mănescu 1.
Madeira scorers: Elias Antonio Nogueira 7, Ulisses Ribeiro 3, Daniel Santos 3, Ruben Sousa 3, Pedro Peneda 3, Elledy Semedo 2, Hugo Lima 1.
The return match of the final will take place on May 18, in Bucharest.