Handball World Cup 2021: Format, Matches, Schedule and Results of the Second Phase

Handball World Cup 2021: Format, Matches, Schedule and Results of the Second Phase

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The Handball World Cup will start despite the coronavirus pandemic. The event will take place in Egypt from Wednesday the 13th to the next day 31. There will be the Spanish National Team, current European champion, which has seen its preparation altered by the storm Filomena. The Hispanics will debut on the 15th against Brazil.

Format

The championship will be divided into four venues, located in the cities of Cairo, Borg El Arab and Seis de Octubre. In the first phase there will be eight groups of four teams each. The top three will advance to the Main Round and the fourths will play for the President’s Cup, a consolation trophy. In the main round there will be four groups of six teams. The first two of each will play the quarterfinals.

Groups

Spain is in group B with Tunisia, Brazil and Poland. After advancing, Tunisia remains on the way, now they will face Germany, Hungary and Uruguay in the second phase. It will be the round preceding the quarterfinals.

Schedule, matches and results

First phase

Wednesday January 13

Egypt-Chile: 35-29

Thursday January 14

Belarus-Russia: 32-32

Slovenia-South Korea: 51-29

Algeria-Morocco: 24-23

Austria-Switzerland: 25-28

Norway-France: 24-28

Portugal– Iceland: 25-23

Sweden-Macedonia: 32-20

Friday January 15

Qatar-Angola: 30-25

Croatia-Japan: 29-29

Argentina-Congo RD: 28-22

Spain-Brazil: 29 29

Germany-Uruguay: 43-14

Hungary-Cabo Verde: 34-27

Tunisia-Poland: 28-30

Denmark– Bahrain: 34-20

Saturday January 16

Belarus-South Korea: 32-24

Slovenia-Russia: 25-31

Egypt-Macedonia: 38-19

Morocco-Portugal: 20-33

Austria-France: 28-35

Norway-Switzerland: 31-25

Algeria-Iceland: 24-39

Chile-Sweden: 26-41

Sunday January 17

Qatar-Japan: 31-29

Angola-Croatia: 20-28

Tunisia-Brazil: 32-32

Argentina– Bahrain: 24-21

Cape Verde-Germany: 0-10 (Cape Verde did not appear positive)

Congo RD-Denmark: 19-39

Poland-Spain: 26-27

Hungary-Uruguay: 44-18

Monday, January 18

Macedonia-Chile: 32-29

South Korea-Russia: 26-30

Slovenia-Belorussia: 29-25

Sweden-Egypt: 24-23

Portugal-Algeria: 26-19

France-Switzerland: 25-24

Norway-Austria: 38-29

Iceland-Morocco: 31-23

Tuesday, January 19

Japan-Angola: 30-29

Bahrain-Congo RD: 34-27

Croatia-Qatar: 26-24

Spain-Tunisia: 36-30

Uruguay-Cabo Verde: 10-0

Germany-Hungary: 28-29

Brazil-Poland: 23-33

Denmark-Argentina: 31-20

Spanish matches in the second phase

Thursday 21, vs Germany (8:30 p.m.)

Saturday 23, vs Uruguay (15:30)

Monday 25, vs Hungary (18:00)

Second round

Wednesday 20 January

Macedonia-Slovenia (15:30)

Switzerland-Iceland (15:30)

France-Algeria (18:00)

Russia-Egypt (18:00)

Portugal-Norway (20:30)

Sweden-Belarus (20:30)

Thursday January 21

Japan-Argentina (15:30)

Uruguay-Poland (15:30)

Croatia-Bahrain (18:00)

Hungary-Brazil (18:00)

Dinamarca-Qatar (20:30)

Spain-Germany (20:30)

Friday January 22

Macedonian-Russian (15:30)

Switzerland-Portugal (15:30)

Egypt-Belarus (18:00)

France-Iceland (18:00)

Slovenia-Sweden (20:30)

Norway-Algeria (20:30)

Saturday 23 January

Qatar-Bahrain (15:30)

Uruguay-Spain (15:30)

Argentina-Crocia (18:00)

Poland-Hungary (18:00)

Germany-Brazil (20:30)

Japan-Denmark (20:30)

Sunday January 24

Algeria-Switzerland (15:30)

Belarus-Macedonia (15:30)

Slovenia-Egypt (18:00)

Iceland-Norway (18:00)

Portugal-France (20:30)

Russia-Sweden (20:30)

Monday January 25

Bahrain-Japan (15:30)

Brazil-Uruguay (15:30)

Argentina-Qatar (18:00)

Spain-Hungary (18:00)

Denmark-Croatia (20:30)

Poland-Germany (20:30)

Melissa Galbraith
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