Handball: IFK Kristianstad can win SM gold - again

IFK Kristianstad can win their fourth SM, Swedish Championship, in a row. The final against HK Malmö will be played tomorrow, Thursday, in the Scaninavium Arena in Gothenburg.


IFK Kristianstad has won SM for three cousecutive years. This year the final will be decided in Gothenburg – the match starts at 4.30 pm.

The teams have met three times during the season. IFK has won two of the matches.

This season IFK has also had great success in the Champions’ League.

If IFK win their fourth SM victory, it will be unique in recent times.

The last time it happened was twenty years ago. Between 1995 and 1998 Redbergslid IK won the SM.

Tomorrow, Thursdagy, the women’s final will also be played between Hk H65 from Höör and IK Sävehof.

IF IFK kristianstad win the final, a big celebration will be hold outside Kristianstad Arena on Friday, 11th May, at 4.30 pm.

You can bet that Kristianstad will be orange everywhere, in that case.

Follow the final on Kristianstadsbladet’s homepage on webb-TV.

2017 IFK Kristianstad celebrated the victory in Tivoliparken. Photo: Bosse Nilsson