The final of the Tunisian senior handball cup between Esperance and CA was stopped due to violence and the throwing of projectiles, compelling the referees to finally and officially interrupt the match, while the forces of the order employed tear gas to evacuate the room .
Pending serious sanctions and procedures towards the sporting public of both clubs, the match has been officially postponed to a later date. Finally, it should be cited that the news concerning the death of a club supporter, present and injured by a smoke flame, is only a rumour and that he is transported to a hospital in Ben Arous. According to Colonel-Major Mourad Hassine, Director General of Public Security, an inquiry will be opened soon to specify the culprits, the holders of these parachute flames (rockets used by sailors) and the officials who introduced these dangerous objects. in the same context, the spokesperson for the Civil Protection, Moez Triaâ, confirmed that 8 wounded were taken to the Trauma and burns centre of Ben Arous.