Mauritius 2017: Day 5 Review – Women’s
15 Jul. 2017
Netherlands and Hungary will meet in the gold medal match of the IHF Women’s U17 Beach Handball World Championship. Portugal and Argentina will define the third place as all quota places for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games are to be decided.
The European champions Netherlands are World Champion finalists after they beat Argentina 2:0 (28:19 and 22:14) in the semi-finals. Previously, they had won in two sets versus Thailand (24:17 and 18:12) in the quarter-finals.
The Dutchies are to take on Hungary in the gold medal match of Mauritius 2017. The Hungarian side earned the right to play the most important game of the competition once they beat Portugal 2:0 (23:18 and 22:18) in the semi-finals. In the morning they had knocked Spain out in the shoot-out (19:20, 17:16, SO 7:6).
Argentina will meet Portugal in the bronze medal match.
Match Schedule for July 15
14.00 - Argentina vs Portugal (bronze medal match)
16.00 – Netherlands vs Hungary (final)
Check out here the complete Match Schedule for the final competition day at Mauritius 2017 including placement matches.