Denmark will play against France in the IHF World Championship 2019 semi-final, while in the first one will clash Germany and Norway.
This is the conclusion of the Main Round played in Herning and Cologne.
Denmark beat Sweden 30:26 (13:13) in front of 15.000 home fans to revenge big rivals for defeat in the last year EHF EURO 2018 semi-final in Zagreb.
Denmark – Sweden 30-26 (13-13)
Denmark: Mikkel Hansen 6, Magnus Landin 5, Rasmus Lauge 4, Lasse Svan 4, Nikolaj Øris 3, Anders Zachariassen 2, Nikolaj Markussen 2, Henrik Toft 2, Mads Mensah 1, Morten Olsen 1.
Sweden: Jerry Tollbring 8, Mattias Zachrisson 4, Albin Lagergren 3, Linus Arnesson 3, Andreas Nilsson 2, Kim Andersson 2, Kim Ekdahil 1, Andreas Palicka 1, Niclas Ekberg 1, Simon Jeppsson 1.
Croatia will play against Sweden for the fifth place on Saturday in Herning, while for the last place in Olympic qualification will fight Egypt and Spain.
15.1.2018, Mandatory Credit © HRS / Sasa Pahic Szabo