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A little help from Bevan

A little help from Bevan

PinOz handballer Bevan Calvert spearheaded SV Mecklenburg Scherwin’s tight win over OHV Aurich, 23-19, to cement his team’s standing in Germany’s third division Bundesliga recently. By JAIME K PIMENTEL ____________________ Fresh from being voted ‘Player of the Month’ by Scherwin fans, portsider Calvert scored five goals, significant in that it was Scherwin’s last home-game and […]

Calvert’s sudden impact

PINOZ international handballer Bevan Calvert didn’t waste time, making an immediate impact at the start of the German 2014-2015 national handball season with his new club Mecklenburg Bulls. By JAIME K PIMENTEL __________________ Calvert ripped the nets seven times to help the German club blow Beckendorf out of the water, 33-23, in only his second […]

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First pinoz to captain Oz

PINOZ Bevan Calvert was only 18 when he scored five goals playing for Australia against mighty Croatia, past the world’s best goalkeeper, at the 2005 World Handball Championships in Tunisia. Australia went down, 38-18, but the young Australian’s speed and court savvy must have bedazzled Europe, undisputed capital of handball in the world: Here was […]

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Two Pinoys at world titles

Two Filipino-Australians will be playing in the men’s national team that will compete in the XXIII World Championship to be held in Spain this month. Regular standout Bevan Calvert will again lead the team as Captain. He also skippered the team in the world championships qualifier last June. Victoria-based Fil-Aussie Jay Abiera has been called […]

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