European Men's Junior Handball Championship

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The European Handball Junior Nations Championship, is the official competition for junior men's national handball teams of Europe, held by the European Handball Federation every second year. Since the 2004 edition, the championship received its current name: EHF European Men's U-20 Handball Championship.

In addition to crowning the European champions, the tournament also serves as a qualifying tournament for the IHF Junior World Handball Championship.

Medal summary[edit]

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
1996
Details
Romania
Romania

Denmark
26 – 19
Spain

Russia
30 – 29
after extra time

France
1998
Details
Austria
Austria

Denmark
22 – 21
Yugoslavia

Hungary
29 – 24
Spain
2000
Details
Greece
Greece

Yugoslavia
34 – 29
Belarus

Spain
30 – 22
Denmark
2002
Details
Poland
Poland

Poland
29 – 25
Slovenia

Serbia and Montenegro
33 – 30
Macedonia
2004
Details
Latvia
Latvia

Germany
27 – 26
Denmark

Slovenia
29 – 28
Hungary
2006
Details
Austria
Austria

Germany
24 – 19
Sweden

Denmark
33 – 32
Serbia and Montenegro
2008
Details
Romania
Romania

Denmark
26 – 21
Germany

France
32 – 30
Sweden
2010
Details
Slovakia
Slovakia

Denmark
30 – 24
Portugal

Slovenia
30 – 25
after 2nd extra time

Germany
2012
Details
Turkey
Turkey

Spain
34 – 21
Croatia

Slovenia
36 – 34
after penalty shootout

Sweden
2014
Details
Austria
Austria

Medal count[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Denmark 4 1 1 6
2  Germany 2 1 0 3
3  Spain 1 1 1 3
 Serbia [1] 1 1 1 3
5  Poland 1 0 0 1
6  Slovenia 0 1 3 4
7  Belarus 0 1 0 1
 Croatia 0 1 0 1
 Sweden 0 1 0 1
 Portugal 0 1 0 1
11  Russia 0 0 1 1
 Hungary 0 0 1 1
 France 0 0 1 1
Total 9 9 9 27

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ IHF considers Serbia as the inheritor of the records of FR Yugoslavia and Serbia and Montenegro.

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