Danish handball wins third World Championship in a row

The Denmark men's handball team won the world title in Stockholm after defeating Tokyo Olympic champion - France, by a score of 34-29. Denmark dominated from start to finish, with a maximum lead of five goals in the first half, but by half-time the gap had narrowed to 16-15. The Danes pulled away in the final quarter, winning in the end by five goals.

Sursa: IHF

Under these circumstances, the Nordics achieved a historic treble, after the titles in 2019 and 2021. France, who defeated Denmark at the Tokyo Olympics final, stays with six world titles in its palmares.

Spain defeated Sweden 39-36 in the small final, despite the Scandinavians being supported by 20,000 spectators.

Dmitri Ciolacu

Dmitri Ciolacu


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