Rostov-Don

Rostov-Don (Russian: Ростов-Дон) is a female handball team from Rostov-on-Don, Russia. Established in 1965, the club was called Rostselmash until 2002.[1]

Rostov-Don
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Full nameRostov-Don Handball Club
Short nameRostov
Founded1965; 56 years ago (1965)
ArenaRostov-on-Don Palace of Sports
Capacity3,000
Head coachPer Johansson
CaptainYulia Managarova
LeagueRussian Super League
2019–201st
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Home
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Away
Website
Official site

The club have won the Women's EHF Cup in 2016–17, and was runner-up of the 2014–15 edition after losing the finals against the Danish team TTH Holstebro.[2] They have won the Russian Super League six times, in 1994, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.

In the 2017–18 EHF Champions League, the club reached the Final 4 tournament for the first time in the club's history, where they finished fourth.[3] The following year, they reached the Final 4 once again. This time they made it to the final, losing to Győri Audi ETO.[4]

AchievementsEdit

RussiaEdit

  • Russian Super League:
    • Winners: 1994, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
    • Runners-up: 1993, 1995, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016
    • Third place: 1996, 1997, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2010, 2014
  • Russian Cup:
    • Winners: 2007, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • Russian Supercup:
    • Winners: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Soviet UnionEdit

  • Soviet Handball Championship:
    • Winners: 1990, 1991
    • Runners-up: 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1989
    • Third place: 1976, 1988
  • Soviet Union National Cup:
    • Winners: 1980, 1982

European competitionsEdit

Other tournamentsEdit

European recordEdit

All results (home and away) list Rostov-Don's goal tally first.

Season Competition Round Club Home Away Aggregate
2017–18 Champions League Group stage
(Group B)
  Győri ETO KC 23–22 23–25 2nd
  FC Midtjylland 27–20 21–24
  Brest Bretagne 26–24 29–23
Main round
(Group 1)
  Nykøbing Falster 32–22 29–25 2nd
  RK Krim 29–22 35–26
  CSM București 25–24 22–22
Quarterfinals   FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria 32–22 31–29 63–51
Semifinals   HC Vardar 19–25
Third place   CSM București 30–31
2018–19 Champions League Group stage
(Group B)
  København Håndbold 30–25 27–21 1st
  IK Sävehof 30–21 32–26
  Brest Bretagne 30–24 29–29
Main round
(Group 1)
  Metz Handball 18–26 25–29 2nd
  ŽRK Budućnost 24–22 23–20
  Odense Håndbold 25–19 30–26
Quarterfinals   FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria 33–22 29–26 62–48
Semifinals   Metz Handball 27–25
Final   Győri ETO KC 24–25
2019–20 Champions League Group stage
(Group B)
  Team Esbjerg 34–26 26–31 1st
  MKS Lublin 31–21 30–20
  CSM București 23–22 23–23
Main round
(Group 1)
  Metz Handball 24–29 20–23 3rd
  Vipers Kristiansand 33–26 32–29
  FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria 29–26 35–31
Quarterfinals   Brest Bretagne Handball Cancelled
2020–21 Champions League Group stage
(Group A)
  Metz Handball 30–26 26–27
  Vipers Kristiansand
  Team Esbjerg 28–24 25–24
  FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria 26–25
  CSM București 27–22
  SG BBM Bietigheim 27–21 32–31
  RK Krim 23–23

ArenaEdit

 
Rostov-on-Don Palace of Sports

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2020–21 season[5]

Staff membersEdit

Staff for the 2020–21 season[6][7]

  •   Head Coach: Per Johansson
  •   Assistant Coach: Tomáš Hlavatý
  •   Team Leader: Arthur Sazonov
  •   Physiotherapist: Alexander Matić
  •   Senior coach: Tatyana Bereznyak
  •   Fitness coach: Yevgeni Timirbulatov
  •   Video Analyst: Maxim Kronfeld
  •   Team Doctor: Nikolay Donic
  •   Masseur: Sergey Yagelovich
  •   Team Translator: Arkady Barabash
  •   Team Administrator: Maxim Shchennikov

Individual awards in the EHF Champions LeagueEdit

Season Player Award
2017–18[8]   Yulia Managarova All-star team (right wing)
  Siraba Dembélé All-star team (left wing)
2018–19[9]   Anna Vyakhireva All-star team (right back)
2019–20[10]   Anna Vyakhireva All-star team (right back)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "История гандбольного клуба «Ростов-Дон»". rostovhandball.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 22 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Rostov Don win Women's EHF Cup 2016/2017!". Handball Planet. 14 May 2017. Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  3. ^ "CSM refresh and power past Rostov for bronze". eurohandball.com. 13 May 2018. Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  4. ^ "Last-second Grimsbø save secures Györ third straight title". eurohandball.com. 12 May 2019. Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  5. ^ "Состав на сезон 2020/21 – Rostov-Don". rostovhandball.com (in Russian). Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  6. ^ "Тренерский состав – Rostov-Don". rostovhandball.com (in Russian). Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  7. ^ "Персонал – Rostov-Don". rostovhandball.com (in Russian). Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  8. ^ "Women's EHF Champions League All-star team revealed on the eve of EHF FINAL4". eurohandball.com. 11 May 2018. Archived from the original on 29 June 2019. Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  9. ^ "All-star team gets fresh look in 2019". eurohandball.com. 10 May 2019. Retrieved 20 September 2020.
  10. ^ "EHF announces Women's EHF CL 19/20 All-Star team". Handball Planet. 8 June 2020. Retrieved 20 September 2020.

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