Liga Națională (women's handball)

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Liga Naţională
Current season, competition or edition:
2016–17 Liga Națională (women's handball)
Countries Romania
Confederation EHF
Founded 1933 (in 11 players)
1958 (in 7 players)
Number of teams 12
Relegation to Divizia A
Level on pyramid Level 1
Domestic cup(s) Cupa României
Supercupa României
International cup(s) Champions League
Cup Winners' Cup
EHF Cup
Challenge Cup
EHF Champions Trophy
Current champions CSM Bucharest
(2nd title) (2015-16)
Most championships Oltchim Râmnicu Vâlcea (19)
TV partners Digi Sport, Digi Sport 2, Digi Sport 3, TVR 1
Website Romanian Handball Federation

The Liga Naţională is the top women's team handball league in Romania. It is organized by the Romanian Handball Federation. The league comprises eleven teams.

History[edit]

The Romanian National League of Handball was founded in 1933 (in 11 players) and in 1958 in the current format with 7 players. CS Oltchim Râmnicu Vâlcea is the most successful team in history with 19 titles.

Broadcasting rights[edit]

The matches are broadcast by Digi Sport, Digi Sport 2, Digi Sport 3, Digi Sport 4 and TVR 1.

Top scorers[edit]

Teams for 2016–17[edit]

EHF league ranking[edit]

For season 2016/2017
Current
ranking
Movement Last season's
ranking
League Coefficient
1 Rise +1 2 Denmark Primo Tours Ligaen 108.89
2 Fall -1 1 Hungary K&H liga 100.44
3 Same position 3 Russia Superleague 84.00
4 Same position 4 Norway GRUNDIGligaen 74.22
5 Rise +1 6 Germany Handball-Bundesliga Frauen 60.00
6 Rise +1 7 France Division 1 57.00
7 Fall -2 5 Romania Liga Națională 53.22
8 Rise +1 9 Montenegro Prva Liga 41.50

List of champions[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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