The 8th Beach Handball World Championships in Kazan wrapped up on 29 July. Gold medals of the men's event were at stake during the last match of the tournament.Teams of Brazil and Croatia encountered each other at the crucial game. The final repeated the last game of the previous world championships. Then, two years ago, team Croatia had climbed the podium.
The winner of the gold medals at the Beach Handball World Championship among women’s teams is known. Teams Greece and Norway played in the final match.
Yesterday in the semifinals the Greek team beat Spain in the shout-outs, and Norway defeated the team Brazil.
Winner of the bronze medal is determined at the Beach Handball World Championships in Kazan. The third place of the championships was contested between teams of Hungary and Sweden.
On Sunday 29 of July the bronze medal match between Brazil and Spain women’s teams took place at the Beach Handball World Championship in Kazan.
Based on the outcome of the matches played on Saturday, 28 July, the teams to continue their medal hunt have been decided.
Teams hunting for the Beach Handball World Championships medals in Kazan are finally decided! Gold in the men's competition will be contested between teams Croatia and Brazil.
Play-off round of the Beach Handball World Championships started on Saturday. In the women's tournament, the quarterfinals started with games of Brazil - Paraguay, and Poland - Norway.
Play-off matches started today at the Beach Handball World Championships in Kazan. Quarter-final games were played on Sunday morning.
All competitors of the women's quarterfinals are decided in the Beach Handball World Championships. Main round matches have been played on Friday, 27 July.
The main round of the World Championships that takes place in Kazan wrapped up today on 27 July. The Lucky Eight of teams that will continue their medal hunt was unveiled based on results of the men's and women's tournaments.
The Beach Handball World Championship goes on, and on Thursday the main round began for 24 teams. But the first day showed who the favorites are and who will work hard for the place in the playoff.
Beach Handball World Championships is in full swing in Kazan. The main round matches attract most attention of spectators. All in all, the morning session featured 12 matches both of men's and women's events.
The Russian men’s and women’s teams continue playing at the Beach Handball World Championship in Kazan at home. The second match day ended up well for the hosts who advanced to the main round and also demonstrated huge potential.
After the morning session, first teams to make it to the main round are decided at the Beach Handball World Championships in Kazan.
On the 24 of July the Beach Handball World Championship in Kazan has started. On the courts of the Palace of Water Sports 32 games were played among men’s and women’s teams. That was spectacular, interesting and very exciting for the big crowd in the stands.
On the 24th of July, the eighth world beach handball championship has started on the courts of the Palace of Water Sports in Kazan. The games began at nine o'clock in the morning according to local time.
There is only one day left before the start of the Beach Handball World Championships in Kazan, and all the participating teams have arrived in the city. 16 men’s and 16 women’s teams from 24 countries will compete for the victory
Kazan is waiting for the VIII Beach Handball World Championship, and the official press conference took place before the tournament. The Championship will be held in the city from 24 to 29 of July, and a total of 144 matches will be played on 3 courts established on the territory of the Beach Sports Complex
On behalf of the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation and my own behalf, I am glad to greet the participants, organisers and guests of the IHF Men's and Women's Beach Handball World Championships – 2018 in Kazan!
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