15 Aug. 2019
Following the completion of the eighth-finals and the first day of matches in the 17-24 Placement Round at the 2019 IHF Men’s Youth World Championship, the match schedule for the quarter-finals, 9-16 and 17-24 placement games is now known.
All games will be played at the Boris Trajkovski and Jane Sandanski arenas and will be streamed live on IHF.info. Click HERE for more details
Thursday 15 August
All times local
18:30 Quarter-Final 1: Egypt vs Iceland (Jane Sandanski)
18:30 Quarter-Final 2: Germany vs Hungary (Boris Trajkovski)
20:45 Quarter-Final 3: France vs Portugal (Jane Sandanski)
20:45 Quarter-Final 4: Spain vs Denmark (Boris Trajkovski)
Placement Matches 9-6
14:00 Placement 11/12: Norway vs Sweden (Jane Sandanski)
14:00 Placement 15/16: Slovenia vs Tunisia (Boris Trajkovski)
16:15 Placement 9/10: Croatia vs Japan (Jane Sandanski)
16:15 Placement 13/14: Argentina vs North Macedonia (Boris Trajkovski)
Placement Matches 17-24
09:30 Placement 23/24: Canada vs Nigeria (Boris Trajkovski)
09:30 Placement 19/20: Saudi Arabia vs Serbia (Jane Sandanski)
11:45 Placement 21/22: Chile vs Brazil (Boris Trajkovski)
11:45 Placement 17/18 (President's Cup Final): Chinese Taipei vs Bahrain (Jane Sandanski)
Match evaluation and determination of places
In case of a draw at the end of the regular playing time, after a break of five (5) minutes, a first overtime period of 2 x 5 minutes shall be played, changing sides halfway through with a one (1)-minute break in-between. Provisions to the contrary set for individual tournaments shall be given priority.
If the match should still not be decided after this overtime period, after a break of 5 minutes, a second overtime period of 2 x 5 minutes shall be played, changing ends halfway through with a one-minute break in-between.
Should the match still not be decided after the second overtime period, it is decided with 7m penalty throws in accordance with Rule 2:2 of the Rules of the Game.
The winners of the quarter-finals shall advance to the semi-finals; the losers compete in the placement matches (5-8 rank).
Placement round / Placement matches
In case of a draw at the end of the regular playing time, direct 7m penalty throws shall be executed to decide the match in accordance with Rule 2:2 of the Rules of the Game.