Iran Beats Oman in Asian Junior Handball Championship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran defeated Oman 26-17 in Group D of the 2018 Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship on Wednesday.
The Iranian team, who had already defeated India 48-17 and Yemen 49-19 at the Al-Saada Indoor Hall in Salalah, Oman, booked a place in the next stage as the first team.
The 2018 Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship, which is the 16th edition of the championship, is underway in Oman from July 16 to 26 under the aegis of Asian Handball Federation.
It acts as the qualification tournament for the 2019 Men's Junior World Handball Championship.
Top three teams from the championship will directly qualify for the Junior World Championship to be held in Spain.