Bahrain national handball team have qualified for the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020!
The team of Icelandic coach Arnor Kristjansson made amazing success by beating South Korea 34:29 at the final of the Asian Handball Qualifying Tournament held in Qatar. They made a huge surprise in semi-final against Qatar.
“We are grateful for the tremendous support that handball has been receiving from HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa and HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa,” Khalid Al Najem, the secretary-general of the Bahrain Handball Federation, told Bahrain News Agency (BNA).
“It has been a fantastic tournament for us. Everybody in the team has been great, and the success is a source of great pride. We now look forward to the Olympic Games in Tokyo.”