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Fri, 06 Dec 2019 18:47 - Updated Fri, 06 Dec 2019 18:47

Handball / World Cup: Angola beat Cuba

Kumamoto - The national senior women's handball team won the Cuban counterpart 40-30 on Friday in the last game of the opening round of the World Cup in Japan.

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National handball senior women team (file)

Photo: Nelson Malamba

At half time, the national team were ahead of the score by 20-16.

Albertina Cassoma was the most valuable player of the match, while Isabel Guialo was the most successful (7 goals).

This is the second win of the African champions in this event, after their 33-24 win against Slovenia.

Thus, Angola will compete in the 13th to 16th place standings among the winner of France / Denmark today Friday. However, the improvement of the 19th position of the last edition, which took place in Germany in 2017, is already guaranteed.

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