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 July
All games at Fonix Hall, all times local, all matches will be streamed live on the Official Hungary 2018 website HERE
17:30 Russia vs Norway
20:00 Hungary vs Korea
Both semi-finals shall be played in accordance with the knock-out system. 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-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 five 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.
Placement Round 5-8 – Day One
12:30 Netherlands vs France
15:00 Romania vs Denmark
No overtime will be played in the Placement Round 5-8 matches. In case of a draw at the end of the regular playing time, direct 7m penalty throws shall be used in accordance with the IHF regulations.