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Date: 5/28/2014

In close cooperation with the Organizing Committee of the Handball Tournament at the Youth Olympic Games, the IHF Competition Management has finalized the match schedule. 
A total of six girls and six boys teams compete in the handball tournaments of the second edition of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China from 20 to 25 August 2014.

Those are the groups of the preliminary round:
Girls’ tournament:
Group A: Russia, Korea, Angola
Group B: Sweden, Brazil, China

Boys’ tournament:
Group A: Egypt, Brazil, Norway
Group B: Qatar, Slovenia, Tunisia
The preliminary round will be played on three match days from 20 to 22 August. The two best ranked teams from each group qualify for the semi-finals on 24 August, while those teams finishing third in their groups play two placement matches for the girls’ and the boys’ positions 5 and 6 (24/25 August).
On 25 August the medal matches in both competitions (bronze final and final) will be held.
At the first edition of the Youth Olympic Games 2010 in Singapore, Egypt (boys) and Denmark (girls) took the gold medals.

The official match schedule can be downloaded hereafter: