Divizia A (women's handball)

The Divizia A is the second level of the Romanian women's professional handball system. The league comprises twenty nine teams.

Divizia A
Founded1933; 90 years ago (1933) (in 11 players)
1958; 65 years ago (1958) (in 7 players)
Inaugural season1958–59
No. of teams27
Most recent
Gloria Buzău
Minaur Baia Mare
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toLiga Națională
Official websiteRomanian Handball Federation
Current sports event 2018–19 Divizia A

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This sport was first played in Romania in 1920. After a visit in Germany, a few physical education teachers introduced this sport in their classes. The Divizia A was founded in 1933 (in 11 players) and in 1958 in the current format with 7 players. The current champions are Gloria Buzău (Seria A) and Minaur Baia Mare (Seria B).[1]

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