After many years the best handball players from Turkey and Greece meet on the handball court. After two friendly matches in Istanbul, both team can be satisfied before the upcoming matches in World Championship 2017 – pre-qualifications. Turks won the first match 30:23, while Greeks took revenge 27:25 in the second.
Greece (2) still have chance to qualify for the WCh 2017 Play-Off in June in Group with Latvia (4), Ukraine (2) and Cyprus (0), but the most decisive matches coming in next four days against Ukrainians (January 7 and 10).
Turkey waiting for the matches against Czech Republic (4) and Belgium (0) as only team who still didn’t play in current qualifications.