Published by Dean Shmuel Elmas
Dan Tepper helped Maccabi come back in the 38th minute to 16:14 and came from the cup holders seat. Ivan Karacic took control and made 17:16 in the 40th minute. Maccabi’s lead 17:18 came at the 45th minute from Vladi Kofman. Yirmi Sidi made Hapoel and it 17:19 with high-quality attacking player looked unsuccessful. Maccabi lasted with the 2nd half performance that was terrific and won 23:29.
In other games: After their loss in the cup final, H.C Holon arrived at the league together with wonderful performance. They sponsor Hapoel Ashdod from the second place and beat on them 37:31. Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin got 34:29 on SGS Ramat Hasharon and Bnei Herzliya, another triumph beat Ironi Rehovot 37:30.
The 19th matchday started with the match between the Hapoel Ramat Gan from the final location and the surprising promoters H.C Beer Sheba. 10 goals by Steffan Ciric and the other 9 from Milos Bujisic helped Beer Sheba to acquire 31:25. Hapoel Kiryat Ono acquired a 3 factors advantage on Ramat Gan together with 26:22 on H.C Ness-Ziona.
At the next matchday: Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin — H.C Ness-Ziona, Hapoel Ashdod — SGS Ramat Hasharon, Ironi Rehovot — Hapoel Ramat Gan, H.C Beer Sheba — Hapoel Rishon LeZion, H.C Ness-Ziona — Bnei Herzliya. Maccabi Rishon LeZion beat against Hapoel Kiryat Ono 26:38 currently on February 18th.