Spain win thriller against Poland – Denmark put Congo on -20
Handball Gala was the match of Spain and Poland ended 27:26 for the reigning European champions. The Polish team showed a great improvement in comparison with the previous Championship, but Rombel’s young guys stayed one goal behind at the end. Sicko (6) and Olejniczak, left back and playmaker of the Polish team together with the Man of the Match, Adam Morawski between the posts, made a lot of troubles to experienced Spanish squad, who managed to avoid draw like in the first match against Brazil.
26 – Poland: Morawski; Olejniczak (2), Krajewski, Daszek, M. Gebala (3), Przybylski (3), T. Gebala (2); Sicko (6), Majdinski (3), Plilitowski, Moryto (5, 4p), Czuwara (1, Walczak (1) .
27- Spain: Corrales (Pérez de Vargas); Maqueda (1) , Angel Fernández (5), J. Cañellas (1), Aleix Gómez (2, 1p), G. Guardiola, Marchán (2); R. Entrerríos (5), Alex Dujshebaev (2), Sarmiento (1), Solé (2, 1p), Figueras (2), Morros, Ariño, Daniel Dujshebaev (5).
Now decision about Main Round contenders will be made in the Round 3 where Poland will face Brazil, while Spain will clash Tunisia.
Denmark had just an easy training session against Congo.
DR Congo – Danmark 19-39 (10-23)
DR Congo : Gauthier Mvumbi Thierry 4, Zephyrin Bouity 4, Steeven Corneil Olivier 3, Baudric Eyanga Simoketo 2, Aurelien Tchitombi 2, Daniel Mathey 1, Johan Kiangebeni Kawola 1, Adam Ngando 1, Christian Yahoza Moga 1.
Danmark : Johan P. Hansen 8, Jacob T. Holm 6, Mathias Gidsel 4, Lasse J. Svan 4, Magnus Landin Jacobsen 3, Anders Zachariassen 3, Nikolaj Oris Nielsen 3, Magnus Saugstrup Jensen 3, Morten Toft Olsen 2, Simon Hald Jensen 2, Lasse B. Andersson 1.
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