01 Feb. 2019
From 30 November to 15 December 2019, the world’s 24 best women’s teams vie for glory at the 24th edition of the IHF Women’s World Championship to be staged in Kumamoto province in Japan.
The draw will be held on 21 June 2019 at Kanze Nohgakudo, a ‘Noh’ theatre in the Ginza Six complex in Tokyo.
Date: Friday, 21 June 2019
Venue: Kanze Nohgakudo
Address: Ginza six building 10-1 Ginza 6-chome Chuo-ku, Tokyo
14 teams are already qualified and the remaining 10 teams will be determined in May/June 2019.
Reigning champions: France
Asia: Republic of Korea, PR of China, Kazakhstan
Africa: Angola, Senegal, DR Congo
Europe: Russia, Netherlands, Romania (nine more teams to be determined in May/June 2019)
Pan America: Brazil, Argentina (one more team to be determined in May 2019)
For more information on the 24th IHF Women’s World Championship, visit japanhandball2019.com.