Egypt Road.. victory for Sweden.. and Remontada for Hungary at the World Handball ChampionshipThank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
Sweden continued their 34-27 win over Cape Verde in the second round of Group C at the 2023 Handball World Championship.
The first half ended with Sweden leading Cape Verde, 19-8.
The second half witnessed the superiority of Cape Verde, the representative of Africa, with a score of 19-15, but it was not enough for them to get back into the game, which the hosts decided in their favor with a score of 34-27.
Thus, Sweden raised its score to 4 points in first place, followed by Brazil with two points, then Cape Verde with two points, but is third on goal difference, and the national team of Uruguay occupies the last place with no points.
The first three teams from this group qualify for the main round of the World Handball Championship.
On the other hand, the Hungarian national team achieved a thrilling victory over Iceland after trailing throughout the game before turning their deficit into a thrilling victory in the final moments of the match with a score of 30-28.
The first half ended in favor of Iceland, 17-12.
Iceland continued their dominance and control of the match until the Hungarian national team managed to turn things in their favor to tie the score at 28-28, then went ahead with a score of 30-28 to decide the match in their advantage by two goals.
With this result, the Hungarian national team increased its score to 4 points at the top of Group D of the tournament, while Portugal is second with two points, thus within the Hungarian national team is in the main role of the World Cup.
Iceland follows in third place with two points, while South Korea is fourth and last with no points.
Hungary will meet their Portuguese counterpart in the third round of the final matches of this group, while Iceland will face South Korea.
The top three teams from Group D qualify for the main round of the World Handball Championship.
The teams will qualify for the top three teams from Group Three, which includes Sweden, Cape Verde, Uruguay and Brazil, as well as the three ranked teams from Group Four, which includes Hungary, Portugal, Iceland and South Korea, which brings a number of those in the second group of the main round up to 6 teams.
If Egypt advances to the quarter-finals, it will face the first or second place winner of Group Two in the main role, according to the Pharaohs’ position in their fourth group, in the main role of the 2023 Poland-Sweden World Handball Championship.
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