All the teams arrived at the World Beach Handball Championship in Kazan22:00, 23.07.2018
 All the teams arrived at the World Beach Handball Championship in Kazan

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. After the draw event which took place in the middle of May, the teams formed the following groups:

Men’s tournament

Group A: Croatia, Iran, Uruguay, Argentina
Group B: Spain, Hungary, Vietnam, New Zealand
Group C: Qatar, Oman, Australia, Denmark
Group D: Russia, Brazil, USA, Sweden

Women’s tournament

Group A: Spain, Australia, Greece, Paraguay
Group B: Poland, Uruguay, France, Chinese Taipei
Group C: Russia, Brazil, Thailand, USA
Group D: Norway, Denmark, Vietnam, Mexico

The matches will be held at the Beach Sports Complex, where the 3 playing courts will be established. Before the start of the tournament the teams were able to arrange a number of practices and friendly matches. The Beach Handball World Championship will be held in Kazan from 24 to 29 of July. 144 matches are going to be played in total. The reigning champions among the men’s and women’s teams are Croatia and Spain respectively.

Тext: Аrtem Lisovsky