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RIO 2016: Gladiators still in the game!

Argentina will have a match ball for the quarter-final place on their first Olympics in Rio! The “Gladiators” celebrated first win in Group A by beating Tunisia 23:21 (14:10) and made the perfect intro for the last match,  decisive one against Qatar for the last place at TOP 8.

Argentinias showed the level of handball from previous matches in which they were close to win some points, like against Croatia. A few minutes before the end, it was 23:18. Federico Pizzaro netted seven goals for the winners, while Boughanmi scored one more in average African squad…

STANDINGS:

1 FRA France 6
2 DEN Denmark 6
3 CRO Croatia 6
4 QAT Qatar 3
5 ARG Argentina 2
6 TUN Tunisia 1

PHOTO: IHF, Stephane Pillaud

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