Courtesy: LEN Media
Hungary’s Dunaujvaros wrote history by clinching the women’s European Super Cup for the first time after a stunning shootout win in Kirishi. The LEN Trophy winner side came from four goals down to beat the favorite Russian team in its home pool.
Deep into the third period Kirishi, back-to-back Euro League winner in 2017 and 2018, sat comfortable in the driving seat. The Russians led 10-6 with only 53 seconds remaining from the third and nothing seemed to prevent them from clinching their fourth trophy in a row (between the two EL wins they claimed the 2017 Super Cup as well).
After some balanced minutes, the Russians started rolling as the game headed to halftime, managed to take a 5-3 lead and extended the gap in the third…