Co-hosts Denmark with a victory over Sweden in the semi-final round of the Handball world championship perfectly, and Germany to Norway as a semi-final opponent is bringing. The Team of Danish Coach Nikolaj Jacobsen was on Wednesday evening in Herning with 30:26 (13:13), by which it wins its group and the EM-the Second in Sweden as a group of third parties only in the game for fifth place. Mikkel Hansen was the six goals in Denmark’s best pitcher. For the German Team is fixed so that it hits on Friday in Hamburg (20: 30 in the F. A. Z.-liveticker for the Handball world championship and in the ARD), Vice-champion of Norway. Denmark gets it to do with France (17.30).

Handball-world Cup in 2019, All of the games at a Glance

Before the last main round games of all three Scandinavian Teams in the group had 2 chances in the penultimate round. Norway met in the early evening his duty and defeated Hungary with 35:26 (16:13). Best launcher for the Vice-champion of the world by 2017 Magnus Jöndal and Magnus rod, each with seven goals.

In the German group 1 Croatia, defending champion France added to the first championship defeat in 24 matches of a Final competition and received the Chance to get a Ticket for the Olympic games in 2020. The EM-Fifth arrived in Cologne to a 23:20 (11:11) and plays as a third of the group on Saturday against the Swedes to rank five. In order to have tournaments for a place in one of the three Olympic qualification in the coming year for sure. The best pitcher in the winner Zlatko Horvat with seven goals.

In the fight to win the group could afford it as the French already for the semi-finals qualified German Team in the final main round match against Spain, even a defeat with seven goals. At the end of a 31:30 (17:16)-victory. The Spaniards must have had before the kick-off already in the fourth position in the Group and play against Egypt in order to rank seven.

the game plan of the Handball world championship 2019 in Germany and Denmark

Croatia football Association has written to the 21:22 in the decisive world Cup main round match against Germany a letter of complaint to the world Association. This is the IHF confirmed on Wednesday the news portal “Spiegel Online”. The Croats, who were not on an official Protest against the score of the game, listed several wrong decisions of the Danish referees Martin Gjeding and Mads Hansen. Croatia had lost by the defeat on Monday evening, the Chance to enter the world Cup semi-final.