The 2022 IHF Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship is scheduled to be held in Slovenia in the period from 22 June to 3 July.
Hosts: Slovenia (SLO)
Africa: Angola (ANG), Egypt (EGY), Guinea (GUI), Tunisia (TUN)
Asia: India (IND), Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI), Japan (JPN) Kazakhstan (KAZ), Republic of Korea (KOR)
Europe: Austria (AUT), Croatia (CRO), Czech Republic (CZE), Denmark (DEN), Germany (GER), France (FRA), Hungary (HUN), Montenegro (MNE), Netherlands (NED), Norway (NOR), Poland (POL), Romania (ROU),
Russia (RUS), Slovakia (SVK), Sweden (SWE), Switzerland (SUI)
North America and the Caribbean: Mexico (MEX), United States of America (USA)
South and Central America: Argentina (ARG), Brazil (BRA), Chile (CHI)
Wild Card: Italy (ITA)
The event will be hosted in four venues, spread across the cities of Celje, Laško and Velenje.
- Dvorana Golovec Celje
- Arena Zlatorog Celje
- Dvorana Tri lilije Laško
- Rdeča Dvorana Velenje
The draw took place in Celje on 13 April 2022.
Pot 1: HUN, FRA, IND, SWE, ROU, DEN, CRO, GER
Pot 2: NOR, CZE, ARG, SUI, SVK, SLO, IRI, POL
Pot 3: NED, MNE, ANG, BRA, KAZ, CHI, EGY, TUN
Pot 4: KOR, JPN, PAR (Update: as Paraguay have withdrawn their participation, a substitute nation will be determined), GUI, MEX, USA, AUT, ITA
1. Teams in pot 4 are drawn to groups A – H in row 4.
2. Teams in pot 3 are drawn to groups A – H in row 3.
3. Teams in pot 1 are drawn to groups A – H in row 1.
4. Organisers SLO have the prerogative to assign themselves to a group of their choice.
5. Remaining teams in pot 2 are drawn to groups A – H in row 2.
Group A: IND, SVK, NED, JPN
Group B: SWE, IRI, TUN, GUI
Group C: DEN, ARG, MNE, ITA
Group D: FRA, NOR, BRA, KOR
Group E: ROU, CZE, ANG, PAR
Group F: GER, SLO, CHI, MEX
Group G: CRO, SUI, KAZ, AUT
Group H: HUN, POL, EGY, USA