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SEHA Gazprom League successfully survived
one of the most difficult seasons ever

SEHA - Gazprom League has successfully
managed to survive what was probably its most
difficult season so far. With global pandemic
going on it was far from easy to organize the
competition in six different countries. However,
patience and persistence once again resulted
with a final victory.

The league was looking quite different in its
tenth season. It was organised in several rounds
and in them we have seen a total of 36 matches
so far. Eight teams divided in two groups of four
participated in Group Phase of the season with
final placement deciding the Playoffs pairings.
Telekom Veszprem and Meshkov Brest were,
due to all the circumstances, allowed to join
the league in the knock-out rounds.

PPD Zagreb dominated Group A finishing that
part of the season without a single loss. Two
of their matches, however, weren’t played and
as a result of that, matches against Tatran and
Eurofarm were listed as draws. What is good
is that those matches did not affect anything
with PPD Zagreb already securing the top spot
and a direct ticket for SEHA Quarter-Final.
Surprise of the group were Eurofarm Pelister
who managed to finish above experienced
Tatran Presov. Metaloplastika finished at
the bottom with five losses in spite of their
surprising win over Tatran (29:31).

Motor Zaporozhye were, on the other side,
running the show in Group B, finishing first
and securing a spot in the Quarter-Final. Five-
time champions Vardar 1961 were, on the other
hand, struggling heavily in away matches
and failing to reach a single point in three
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