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Mon, 22 Sep 2008 09:17 - Updated Mon, 22 Sep 2008 10:12

1º de Agosto Defeat Sporting, Win Super Cup


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Luanda - 1º de Agosto team on Sunday evening defeated Sporting de Luanda by 33-22, conquering got the senior male super cup in handball, a competition that officially opens the 2008/2009 season in this discipline, ANGOP has learnt.

By half time, 1º de Agosto were already winning by 18-13, a result that could be more expressive, which did not happen due to the various brilliant saves by goalkeeper Gaspar Canhinda.

Without pressure from the opponents, 1º de Agosto seized the last minutes to try other players, thus aiming  for the national Championship, which is to start on Tuesday, in Luanda.

This is the 1º de Agosto’s second Super Cup trophy.