RIO DE JANEIRO, August 19. /TASS/. Russian women's handball team has scored a victory in the game vs Norway, the current Olympic champion, and got through to the final round of the Rio Games. The game ended in overtime 38-37.
On August 20, Russia will play vs France in the final.
Russian women’s handball team will play in the final of the Olympic Games for the second time in history. In 2008, Russia lost against Norway in the final match of the Beijing Olympics.
The Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will end on August 21.