Dinamo Volgograd

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Dinamo Volgograd
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Full name Handball Club Dinamo Volgograd
Short name HC Dinamo Volgograd
Founded 1972
Arena "Dynamo"
Capacity 1,500
Head coach Viktor Ryabih
League Russian League
2016-2017 Russian League, 5th
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Dinamo Volgograd (Russian: Динамо Волгоград) is a Russian women's handball club from Volgograd. Founded in 1972 as Burevestnik Volgograd, it represented Rotor Volgograd following the collapse of the Soviet Union and was subsequently named Aqva before taking its current name in 2003.

Dynamo is the most successful team in the Russian Super League with nine titles, and in the 2001-02 season it set an absolute record winning all the matches. It has also been fairly successful in international competitions with three titles: the 1995 Challenge Cup and Champions Trophy and the 2008 EHF Cup. In 2000 it became the first Russian team to reach the Champions League's semifinals since the USSR's break-up.

Honours[edit]

Winners (1): 2008
Winners (1): 1995
Winners (1): 1995
Winners (12): 1993, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

European record[edit]

Season Competition Round Club 1st leg 2nd leg Aggregate
2016–17 EHF Cup R1 Netherlands SS/VOC Amsterdam 29–19 27–22 56–41
R2 Switzerland SPONO Eagles 35–23 38–28 73–51
R3 Austria Hypo Niederösterreich 29–23 32–26 61–49
Group B France Brest Bretagne Handball 25–20 21–27 1st place
Hungary Alba Fehérvár KC 31–26 31–24
Germany HC Leipzig 32–24 33–27
1/4 Germany SG BBM Bietigheim 26–33 31–26 57–59

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of July 2017

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