Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:07 - Updated Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:07
Handball: Angola face Saudi Arabia in qualifying
Luanda - The senior men's national team of handball play Saudi Arabia on Saturday (at 15:30), in a game related to the rankings from the 21st to the 24th place of the world championship, co-organized by Denmark and Germany.
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National senior handball team of Angola (file)
Photo: Lucas Neto
The Angolan team only had one victory in the group stage, insufficient to get the qualification to the eighth and has two matches to try to avoid the 24th and bottom of the previous edition.
In their fourth appearance in a World Cup, Angola won the opening round (group D) Qatar (24-23) and lost to Hungary (24-34), Sweden (19-37), Argentina (26-33) and Egypt (28 -33).
The Saudis did not win any Group C game where they played against Austria (22-29), Denmark (22-34), Tunisia (20-24), Chile (27-32) and Norway (21-40).
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