Examining Group B: Four different styles ensure tough competition
Three continents are represented in Group B at the 27th IHF Men’s World Championship, in what is sure to be a very competitive group with closely contested matches. European champions Spain will face Poland, Tunisia and Brazil, as the Spanish side look to secure their first medal since winning the t…
Examining Group A: European powerhouses meet debutants
Group A at the 27th IHF Men’s World Championship sees representation from three continents, with two of the three debutants at the event, Uruguay and Cape Verde, as well as three-time world champions Germany and two-time semi-finalists Hungary.
Egypt 1999, Tunisia 2005…now Egypt 2021 – The IHF Men’s World Championship in Africa
“It was an extraordinary feeling.”
Those are the words from Stefan Lövgren, voted Most Valuable Player of the 1999 IHF Men’s World Championship held in Cairo, Egypt, after his Sweden side took gold, defeating Russia 25:24 (12:14) in the final.