Tele2 ligaen

Danish Handball League

The Danish Handball League, officially known as Tele2 Ligaen due to sponsorship reasons, is the men's top Danish professional handball league. The winners of the Danish Handball League are recognised as the Danish handball champions. The current champions are FCK Håndbold, who gained their first ever title in May 2008.

Season

The Danish Handball League season consists of 14 teams, each playing 26 regular season games. The four best teams of the regular season advance to playoffs, semi finals and finals. Both semi finals as well as the final are played as a "best of 3" serie. The lowest placed team of the regular season is directly relegated to the second-best division, and replaced by the winner of this. The teams finishing as 12 and 13 compete in playoff matches against number 2 and 3 in the second best tie.

Teams

The fourteen teams of the 2007-08 season: The current champion is FCK Håndbold.

Team City Arena Championships
AaB Håndbold Aalborg Gigantium 0
FCK Håndbold Copenhagen Frederiksberghallen 1
Bjerringbro-Silkeborg Silkeborg Silkeborg-Hallerne 0
Viborg HK Viborg Viborg Stadionhal 0
Mors-Thy Håndbold Nykøbing Mors Morsø Sparekasse Arena 0
Aarhus GF Aarhus NRGi Arena 9 (mother clubs included)
Skjern Håndbold Skjern Skjern Bank Arena 1
Team Tvis Holstebro Holstebro Idrætscenter Vest 0
Fredericia HK Fredericia Fredericia Idrætscenter 5 (mother clubs included)
KIF Kolding Kolding Kolding-Hallen 11 (mother clubs included)
GOG Svendborg Gudme Gudmehallerne 7
TMS Ringsted Ringsted Ringsted-Hallen 0
Nordsjælland Håndbold Helsinge Helsinge-Hallen 0
Ajax Heroes Copenhagen Bavnehøj-Hallen 10 (mother clubs included)

Champions

The complete list of the Danish handball champions since 1936.

External links

  • (current league) (in Danish)
  • (league history) (in Danish)
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