Beach Handball World Championships

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The Beach Handball World Championship is a biannual beach handball competition for women and men national teams. It was first organized by the International Handball Federation in 2004.[1]

Summary[edit]

Men's Tournament[edit]

Year Host Final Third Place Match
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
2004
Details

El Gouna, Egypt

Egypt
2 – 1
Turkey

Russia
2 – 1
Croatia
2006
Details

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Brazil
2 – 0
Turkey

Spain
2 – 1
Egypt
2008
Details

Cadiz, Spain

Croatia
2 – 1
(p.s.)

Brazil

Serbia
2 – 0
Egypt
2010
Details

Antalya, Turkey

Brazil
2 – 0
Hungary

Turkey
2 – 1
Egypt
2012
Details

Muscat, Oman

Brazil
2 – 1
Ukraine

Croatia
2 – 0
Russia
2014
Details

Recife, Brazil

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Brazil 3 1 0 4
2  Croatia 1 0 1 2
3  Egypt 1 0 0 1
4  Turkey 0 2 1 3
5  Hungary 0 1 0 1
 Ukraine 0 1 0 1
7  Russia 0 0 1 1
 Serbia 0 0 1 1
 Spain 0 0 1 1
Total 5 5 5 15

Women's Tournament[edit]

Year Host Final Third Place Match
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
2004
Details

El Gouna, Egypt

Russia
2 – 1
Turkey

Italy
n/a
Croatia
2006
Details

Copacabana Beach, Brazil

Brazil
2 – 0
Germany

Russia
2 – 0
Bulgaria
2008
Details

Cadiz, Spain

Croatia
2 – 0
Spain

Brazil
2 – 1
Italy
2010
Details

Antalya, Turkey

Norway
2 – 0
Denmark

Brazil
2 – 0
Ukraine
2012
Details

Muscat, Oman

Brazil
2 – 0
Denmark

Norway
2 – 0
Hungary
2014
Details

Morocco

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Brazil 2 0 2 4
2  Norway 1 0 1 2
 Russia 1 0 1 2
4  Croatia 1 0 0 1
5  Denmark 0 2 0 2
6  Germany 0 1 0 1
 Spain 0 1 0 1
 Turkey 0 1 0 1
9  Italy 0 0 1 1
Total 5 5 5 15

Overall medal count[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Brazil Brazil 5 1 2 8
2 Croatia Croatia 2 0 1 3
3 Russia Russia 1 0 2 3
4 Norway Norway 1 0 1 2
5 Egypt Egypt 1 0 0 1
6 Turkey Turkey 0 3 1 4
7 Denmark Denmark 0 2 0 2
8 Spain Spain 0 1 1 2
9 Germany Germany 0 1 0 1
Hungary Hungary 0 1 0 1
Ukraine Ukraine 0 1 0 1
11 Italy Italy 0 0 1 1
Serbia Serbia 0 0 1 1
Total 10 10 10 30

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