The netherlands, together with Germany, as a candidate for the organisation of the world cup in the year 2025. This makes the Dutch Handball Association (NHV) on Friday announced.
In February of the following year, the international federation IHF-a need-to-know for the final tournament will take place. Earlier, Serbia is already known, the title would be accommodated.
“We are convinced that the world is in our country is a great opportunity for the international handbalfamilie may be, say the chairmen, Andreas Michelmann (DHB), and Tjark de Lange (NHV), in a statement.
According to Long, it is a sport in the Netherlands is growing. “Handball is attracting a lot of interest. Our national teams in men’s, women’s, and youth, to achieve notable international success, and with the participation of all, especially young handballers in the sports is growing.”
With the co-organization of the world cup should be the next step to be taken. “This is in line with our strategy of being sponsors to a broad audience, to show off,” says Long.
Handbalsters are among the world’s most
In germany, it organised, in 2017 the world CHAMPIONSHIPS, which 237.263 spectators alike to me. Amber laid there, taking the third spot.
The Dutch handbalvrouwen are the best in the world, including the silver medal at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2015, the silver medal at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2016 and the bronze medal at the world cup in 2018. At the Olympic Games in 2016, and grabbed the Orange with a fourth-place network in addition to the medals.
With the world cup in 2019 will be between late november and mid-december in Japan, will be held. The netherlands will play in group A against Slovenia, Angola, Cuba, Serbia, romania, and Russia.
Two years later, was to act in the case of Spain hosted the world cup in 2023 will be in Denmark, Norway and Sweden, in the tournament jointly organized.