Iran Handball Books World Championship Place

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran booked a place in the 2015 IHF World Men's Handball Championship on Sunday.

Iran Handball Books World Championship Place

In the match held at the Khalifa Sports City's Hall in Manama, Bahrain, Iran snatched a morale-boosting 30-30 draw against the host in Group A of the 16th Asian Senior Men's Handball Championship.

South Korea defeated Saudi Arabia 28-24 in the group . 

Iran is scheduled to face Qatar, which has already advanced to World Championship, in semi-final round on Tuesday.

Kuwait, Japan, the UAE and Oman are also vying to book a place in the World Championship.

The top four finishers all get a place in the 2015 IHF World Men's Handball Championship which will be held with the participation of 24 teams in Qatar from January 17 to February 1 2015.

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