City of Kielce has no money to support PGE Vive Kielce

City of Kielce has no money to support PGE Vive Kielce

The PGE Vive Kielce president Bertus Servaas tried to calm down situation after media wrote about “bankruptcy” of the Polish champions, but his “pressure” on local authorities didn’t give a result. The City of Kielce has no 4.5m (about 1m EUR) to help the team to get...
Women’s Junior WCh 2018: Seven Europeans and Korea

Women’s Junior WCh 2018: Seven Europeans and Korea

Here are the quarter-finals pairs of the Women’s Junior World Championship 2018 in Gyor which will be played today. 16:15 Hungary-Romania (Főnix Hall)18:30 Russia-Netherlands (Főnix Hall)20:45 Norway-France (Főnix Hall)20:45 Korea republic-Denmark (Hódos Hall)...
Spain win President’s Cup with victory over Portugal

Spain win President’s Cup with victory over Portugal

Spain claimed 17th place at the 2018 IHF Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship when they defeated Portugal in the President’s Cup final, while People’s Republic of China beat Paraguay to record their first win at Hungary 2018. In the first match on Wednesday, Angola...
Freedom to create

Freedom to create

The Dutch Handball Academy, based at the High Performance Centre in Papendal on the outskirts of Arnhem in eastern Netherlands has produced and provided many successful players, teams and memories since it opened back in August 2006 – not least a silver medal at the...
Sweden take 11th, Slovenia 15th

Sweden take 11th, Slovenia 15th

The 9-16 placement round matches at the 2018 IHF Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship opened with victories for Brazil and Slovenia. Brazil thereby claimed 11th place on the final ranking ahead of Sweden, while Slovenia finish 15th and their opponents, Montenegro,...
One hurdle remains before the medal round

One hurdle remains before the medal round

Only one step remains before the final battles for the medals begin: the 2018 IHF Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship quarter-finals. Following the President’s Cup matches, the day in Hall Fonix opens with the 11/12 play-off between Brazil and Sweden – then the...
Japan make second change

Japan make second change

Ahead of their 13/14 Placement Match against Germany later today (Wednesday 11 July), Japan coach Shigeo Kusumoto has made his second player replacement of Hungary 2018. Left back Momoka Tsujino replaces left wing Yuki Yoshidome.  18-year-old Tsujino plays her club...
Ranking positions 9-23 confirmed

Ranking positions 9-23 confirmed

Following the past two matchdays, a number of ranking positions have been confirmed at the 2018 IHF Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship currently being held in Debrecen, Hungary. Hungary 2018 – Final RankingCorrect as of 2300 hrs – 11 July...
Semi-Finals and 5-8 Placement Round schedule confirmed

Semi-Finals and 5-8 Placement Round schedule confirmed

With the completion of the quarter-finals of the 2018 IHF Women’s Junior World Championship earlier this evening, the matches, times and locations for the semi-finals and first round of the 5-8 Placement Matches has been confirmed. Friday 13 JulyAll games at Fonix...
Hungary, Russia, Norway and Korea clinch semi-final berths

Hungary, Russia, Norway and Korea clinch semi-final berths

The dream of the 2018 IHF Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship hosts continued as they became the first through to the semi-finals. Hungary defeated Romania by a five-goal margin in the opening quarter-final on Wednesday afternoon in Hall Fonix, Debrecen, making...