The French Series Champion Paris St. Germain won third place in the World Champions League final tournament in Cologne as in the previous year.
The Starensemble for the three-time world handballer Mikkel Hansen won in the small final in the French duel with HBC Nantes with 31:28 (17:13). The Spanish right-hand Ferran Sole had lost to 1000-spectators with five hits by Paris’best shooters.
PSG and Hansen had surprisingly lost to the Danish outsider Aalborg Handbold with 33:35 on Saturday in the semi-finals and had given up the chance for their first title in the royal class. 26:31 Record Winner FC Barcelona.