The quarterfinals of the National Handball Cup were set tonight (Monday) in a lottery held at the end of the first round meetings at the factory. AS Ramat Hasharon will host Maccabi Rishon Lezion in the rematch of the quarterfinals from last season, Hapoel Ashdod will host Maccabi Tel Aviv, Hapoel Kiryat Ono will play at home against Hapoel Rishon Lezion and Bnei Herzliya will play an away game against AC Nes Ziona.
Five teams qualified tonight and completed the picture of the last eight at the factory. Hapoel Kiryat Ono Defeated MK Beer Sheva in the Negev capital 25:41, three days after 23:34 between them in the league. A.K. Ness Ziona And Maccabi Dimona provided a much closer game, which ended in a 35:38 victory for the “Tigers”, with the brothers Shlomi and Erel Zeitler providing 16 goals together. Maccabi Rishon Lezion Did not have a hard time against Urbani Rehovot and won 25:33. Maccabi Tel Aviv Defeated Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin 26:28 and three days after the league meeting in which Holon won 28:32, Bnei Herzliya Provided an excellent performance and won 24:34 in Holon.
Even earlier, three teams qualified automatically – AS Ramat Hasharon, Hapoel Rishon Lezion and Hapoel Ashdod, thanks to their ranking in the top three at the end of the first round.