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By Páll Stefánsson
Snæfell basketball team

Snæfell in white. Photo: Páll Stefánsson.

Hallbera Guðný Gísladóttir scored the final goal in Torres’ 4:1 win over Riviera Di Romagna in the Italian women’s A division in Italy, her first in the eight games she has played for Torres since signing a contract in January.

In local sport, HK from Kópavogur had a good run over the weekend with both the men’s and women’s teams winning the Icelandic cup in volleyball. The women beat Afturelding from Mosfellsbær 3:1 while the men won against Þróttur from Reykjavík 3:0.

Snæfell from Stykkishólmur won against Valur from Reykjavík, 95:84, in the first playoff to determine who will become the Icelandic Champion in Women’s Basketball. In the second playoff, held last night, Snæfell lost 78:66 against Valur after 17 consecutive wins. Meanwhile, Haukar from Hafnarfjörður won against Keflavík 66:61.

In men’s football, Þróttur from Reykjavík won against KA from Akureyri 2:0 in the Lengjubikarinn Cup with one goal each from Andri Björn Sigurðsson and Alexander Veigar Þórarinsson. Víkingur from Ólafsvík lost to Víkingur from Reykjavík 2:3

In the women’s Lengjubikarinn Cup, Valur from Reykjavík, won against ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar 7:1 while Stjarna from Garðabær lost 1:2 to KA/Þór from Akureyri. Katrín Ásbjörnsdóttir scored both goals for KA/Þór.

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