2005 World Men's Handball Championship

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2005 World Men's Handball Championship
2005 World Men's Handball Championship logo.svg
Tournament details
Host country Tunisia
Dates23 January – 6 February
Teams24 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)(in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Spain (1st title)
Runner-up Croatia
Third place France
Fourth place Tunisia
Tournament statistics
Matches86
Goals scored4825 (56.1 per match)
Top scorer(s) Wissem Hmam (TUN)
(88 goals)
Best player Ivano Balić (CRO)
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The 2005 World Men's Handball Championship was the 19th team handball World Championship. It was played in Tunisia between 23 January – 6 February 2005.

The winner of the gold medal was Spain, Croatia took silver and France won the bronze.

Venues[edit]

Radès Tunis Sousse
Hall 7th Novembre El Menzah Sports Palace Olympic Sports Hall
Capacity: 14,000 Capacity: 5,500 Capacity: 5,000
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Nabeul
Salle Bir Challouf
Capacity: 5,000
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Sfax
Sfax Hall 7th Novembre
Capacity: 4,000
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Qualification[edit]

Competition Dates Vacancies Qualified
Host nation 1  Tunisia
2003 World Men's Handball Championship 20 January – 2 February 2003 1  Croatia
2004 European Men's Handball Championship 22 January – 1 February 2004 3  Germany
 Slovenia
 Denmark
2004 Asian Men's Handball Championship 12–21 February 2004 3  Kuwait
 Japan
 Qatar
2004 African Men's Handball Championship 8–18 April 2004 3  Egypt
 Angola
 Algeria
European qualification 7 January – 6 June 2004 9  Czech Republic
 France
 Greece
 Iceland
 Norway
 Russia
 Serbia and Montenegro
 Spain
 Sweden
2004 Oceania Handball Championship 7–9 June 2004 1  Australia
2004 Pan American Men's Handball Championship 20–24 July 2004 3  Argentina
 Brazil
 Canada

Preliminary round[edit]

Group A (Radès)[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Tunisia 5 3 2 0 159 118 +41 8 Main round
2  Greece 5 3 1 1 132 117 +15 7
3  France 5 3 1 1 161 106 +55 7
4  Denmark 5 3 0 2 174 117 +57 6
5  Angola 5 1 0 4 108 178 −70 2
6  Canada 5 0 0 5 103 201 −98 0
Source: IHF
23 January 2005
17:00
Tunisia  39–23  Angola Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Haj Ahmed 6 (20–10) J. Pereira 6
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23 January 2005
19:00
France  44–16  Canada Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Adjemian, Götz (ARG)
Abati, Anquetil 8 (24–5) three players 3
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23 January 2005
21:00
Denmark  27–23  Greece Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
Stryger 11 (14–15) Balomenos, Karypidis 6
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25 January 2005
16:15
Greece  20–19  France Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Aly Hassan, Selim (EGY)
Sanikis 6 (9–11) Anquetil 5
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25 January 2005
18:15
Canada  20–42  Tunisia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
three players 4 (8–19) Madi 8
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25 January 2005
20:15
Angola  19–47  Denmark Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Herczeg, Südi (HUN)
Dias 5 (9–23) Schnuchel 10
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26 January 2005
16:15
Greece  26–21  Angola Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Herczeg, Südi (HUN)
Zivulovic 6 (15–9) P. Pereira 6
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26 January 2005
18:15
France  26–26  Tunisia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Anquetil 7 (15–11) Hmam 9
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26 January 2005
20:15
Denmark  52–18  Canada Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
Christiansen 14 (25–7) Bessette-Collette 4
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28 January 2005
16:15
Canada  23–36  Greece Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Aly Hassan, Selim (EGY)
Bessette-Collette 5 (11–16) Karypidis 6
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28 January 2005
18:15
Tunisia  25–22  Denmark Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Hmam 9 (10–10) Christiansen, Jørgensen 4
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28 January 2005
20:15
France  40–18  Angola Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Imbronjev, Grković (SCG)
Girault 11 (19–9) P. Pereira 5
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29 January 2005
16:15
Angola  27–26  Canada Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Adjemian, Götz (ARG)
P. Pereira 10 (16–11) Bessette-Collette 6
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29 January 2005
18:15
Tunisia  27–27  Greece Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Imbronjev, Grković (SCG)
Ayed, Tej 6 (17–13) Karypidis 9
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29 January 2005
20:15
Denmark  26–32  France Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
Nielsen, Stryger 6 (13–14) Guigou, Karabatić 7
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Group B (Tunis)[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Russia 5 5 0 0 151 103 +48 10 Main round
2  Czech Republic 5 2 2 1 145 136 +9 6
3  Slovenia 5 3 0 2 154 137 +17 6
4  Iceland 5 2 1 2 154 144 +10 5
5  Algeria 5 1 1 3 138 153 −15 3
6  Kuwait 5 0 0 5 101 170 −69 0
Source: IHF
23 January 2005
17:00
Czech Republic  34–34  Iceland El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
Juříček 7 (20–14) Stefánsson 11
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23 January 2005
19:00
Russia  28–22  Algeria El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Herczeg, Südi (HUN)
Koksharov 15 (16–12) Biloum 6
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23 January 2005
21:00
Slovenia  34–17  Kuwait El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Aly Hassan, Selim (EGY)
Mlakar 6 (15–11) Al-Enezi 6
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25 January 2005
16:15
Kuwait  11–38  Russia El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Imbronjev, Grković (SCG)
three players 2 (4–23) Peskov 9
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25 January 2005
18:15
Algeria  29–29  Czech Republic El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Biloum, Filah 6 (11–15) Juříček 8
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25 January 2005
20:15
Iceland  33–34  Slovenia El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Adjemian, Götz (ARG)
Petersson 7 (16–14) Jovičič 10
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26 January 2005
16:15
Slovenia  33–28  Algeria El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Rutenka 13 (19–14) Filah 7
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26 January 2005
18:15
Russia  25–21  Czech Republic El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Imbronjev, Grković (SCG)
Koksharov 8 (12–12) Jícha 8
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26 January 2005
20:15
Kuwait  22–31  Iceland El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
Abi Alza 5 (12–17) Hólmgeirsson 8
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28 January 2005
16:15
Russia  29–22  Iceland El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
three players 6 (12–12) three players 5
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28 January 2005
18:15
Czech Republic  28–26  Slovenia El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
Filip 8 (17–14) Brumen 6
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28 January 2005
20:15
Algeria  34–29  Kuwait El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Nedjel 8 (20–14) Al-Enezi, Al-Shatti 7
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29 January 2005
16:15
Iceland  34–25  Algeria El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Sigurðsson 9 (19–11) Nedjel 6
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29 January 2005
18:15
Czech Republic  33–22  Kuwait El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Herczeg, Südi (HUN)
Brůna 8 (16–9) Al-Enezi 9
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29 January 2005
20:15
Slovenia  27–31  Russia El Menzah Sports Palace, Tunis
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Brumen 9 (18–16) Koksharov 10
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Group C (Sfax)[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Croatia 5 5 0 0 169 124 +45 10 Main round
2  Spain 5 4 0 1 191 128 +63 8
3  Sweden 5 3 0 2 164 118 +46 6
4  Japan 5 2 0 3 121 151 −30 4
5  Argentina 5 1 0 4 133 141 −8 2
6  Australia 5 0 0 5 85 201 −116 0
Source: IHF
23 January 2005
17:00
Croatia  36–23  Argentina Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Bashmak, Frolov (RUS)
Džomba 7 (15–13) Gull 8
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23 January 2005
19:00
Spain  41–22  Japan Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Bord, Buy (FRA)
three players 6 (21–14) Nakagawa 4
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23 January 2005
21:00
Sweden  49–16  Australia Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Al-Musaiger, Abul Rethaie (KUW)
five players 6 (22–5) Ramadani 3
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24 January 2005
16:15
Australia  19–51  Spain Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
Deane, McCormack 4 (4–23) García 8
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24 January 2005
18:15
Japan  25–34  Croatia Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Al-Musaiger, Abul Rethaie (KUW)
three players 6 (14–15) Džomba 8
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24 January 2005
20:15
Argentina  23–30  Sweden Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Bord, Buy (FRA)
Gull 9 (9–12) Lövgren 7
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26 January 2005
16:15
Croatia  38–18  Australia Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Ammar, Fredj (TUN)
Zrnić 11 (24–7) Calvert 5
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26 January 2005
18:15
Argentina  25–27  Japan Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
Gull, Viscovich 6 (13–11) Myazaki 6
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26 January 2005
20:15
Sweden  26–33  Spain Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Bord, Buy (FRA)
Petersson 7 (17–14) Ortega 7
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27 January 2005
16:15
Sweden  32–18  Japan Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Ammar, Fredj (TUN)
Källman 5 (13–7) Matsubayashi, Taba 4
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27 January 2005
18:15
Spain  31–33  Croatia Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
García 9 (15–15) Balić, Lacković 8
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27 January 2005
20:15
Australia  13–34  Argentina Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Al-Musaiger, Abul Rethaie (KUW)
Abuhamed 3 (8–18) Acetti 9
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29 January 2005
16:15
Japan  29–19  Australia Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Al-Musaiger, Abul Rethaie (KUW)
Myazaki, Shimokawa 6 (16–10) Hoppner 5
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29 January 2005
18:15
Spain  35–28  Argentina Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Repenšek, Požežnik (SLO)
García 6 (15–14) Carou 6
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29 January 2005
20:15
Croatia  28–27  Sweden Hall 7th Novembre, Sfax
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Džomba, Vori 6 (14–15) Larholm 6
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Group D (Sousse)[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Serbia and Montenegro 5 4 0 1 139 117 +22 8 Main round
2  Norway 5 3 1 1 142 105 +37 7
3  Germany 5 3 1 1 149 115 +34 7
4  Egypt 5 3 0 2 123 123 0 6
5  Brazil 5 1 0 4 104 146 −42 2
6  Qatar 5 0 0 5 117 168 −51 0
Source: IHF
23 January 2005
17:00
Germany  28–25  Egypt Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
Jansen 7 (15–13) Zaky 9
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23 January 2005
19:00
Serbia and Montenegro  34–26  Qatar Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Ayed, Chebil (TUN)
Đukanović 5 (20–10) N. Al Saad 9
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23 January 2005
21:00
Norway  34–12  Brazil Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Lauritzen 7 (16–5) Pacheco Filho 3
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24 January 2005
16:15
Egypt  24–22  Serbia and Montenegro Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Zaky 7 (13–13) Anđelković 5
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24 January 2005
18:15
Brazil  23–30  Germany Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Repenšek, Požežnik (SLO)
Cardoso 4 (11–17) Kehrmann 7
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24 January 2005
20:15
Qatar  22–33  Norway Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
A. Al Saad 12 (12–17) three players 6
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26 January 2005
16:15
Germany  40–15  Qatar Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Ayed, Chebil (TUN)
Zeitz 6 (20–4) N. Al Saad 10
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26 January 2005
18:15
Egypt  24–20  Brazil Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Repenšek, Požežnik (SLO)
El-Ahmar 5 (11–12) Rui 6
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26 January 2005
20:15
Serbia and Montenegro  25–24  Norway Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Sudzum 9 (10–13) Kjelling 11
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27 January 2005
16:15
Qatar  29–31  Egypt Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
A. Al Saad 7 (10–17) Zaky 6
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27 January 2005
18:15
Serbia and Montenegro  33–19  Brazil Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Ayed, Chebil (TUN)
Muratović 8 (15–13) Pacheco Filho 7
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27 January 2005
20:15
Norway  27–27  Germany Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Repenšek, Požežnik (SLO)
Kjelling 12 (12–15) Velyky 8
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29 January 2005
14:00
Germany  24–25  Serbia and Montenegro Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
Velyky 7 (13–10) Muratović, Nikolić 7
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29 January 2005
18:15
Brazil  30–25  Qatar Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Ammar, Fredj (TUN)
three players 6 (14–13) A. Al Saad 6
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29 January 2005
20:15
Norway  24–19  Egypt Olympic Sports Hall, Sousse
Referees: Bord, Buy (FRA)
Hagen 6 (13–9) Zaky 8
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Main round[edit]

Group I (Radès)[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Tunisia 5 2 3 0 150 128 +22 7 Semifinals
2  France 5 2 2 1 127 120 +7 6
3  Greece 5 2 1 2 134 138 −4 5 5th place game
4  Russia 5 2 0 3 126 137 −11 4[a] 7th place game
5  Czech Republic 5 2 0 3 131 147 −16 4[a] 9th place game
6  Slovenia 5 1 2 2 142 140 +2 4[a] 11th place game
Source: IHF
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c Russia 4 Pts; Czech Republic 2 Pts; Slovenia 0 Pts
31 January 2005
16:15
Greece  29–37  Slovenia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Alvanos 6 (13–17) Rutenka 8
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31 January 2005
18:15
Tunisia  36–25  Czech Republic Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
Hmam 12 (20–13) Juříček 10
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31 January 2005
20:15
France  25–22  Russia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
Karabatić 8 (12–8) Koksharov 8
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1 February 2005
16:15
Czech Republic  26–31  France Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Imbronjev, Grković (SCG)
Filip 9 (9–16) Fernandez, Guigou 5
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1 February 2005
18:15
Slovenia  26–26  Tunisia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
Jovičič, Natek 6 (9–11) Megannem 8
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1 February 2005
20:15
Russia  24–29  Greece Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Koksharov 9 (14–13) Karypidis, Voglis 6
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3 February 2005
16:15
Greece  29–31  Czech Republic Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
Alvanos 9 (16–16) Filip 7
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3 February 2005
18:15
Tunisia  35–24  Russia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Imbronjev, Grković (SCG)
Hmam 13 (19–11) Koksharov 8
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3 February 2005
20:15
France  26–26  Slovenia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Guigou 8 (12–10) Zorman 7
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Group II (Nabeul)[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Croatia 5 4 0 1 139 135 +4 8 Semifinals
2  Spain 5 3 1 1 155 139 +16 7
3  Serbia and Montenegro 5 2 2 1 127 126 +1 6 5th place game
4  Norway 5 2 1 2 137 139 −2 5 7th place game
5  Germany 5 1 1 3 132 135 −3 3 9th place game
6  Sweden 5 0 1 4 132 148 −16 1 11th place game
Source: IHF
31 January 2005
16:15
Spain  32–28  Germany Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Garralda 11 (15–12) Jansen 8
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31 January 2005
18:15
Sweden  26–26  Serbia and Montenegro Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
Källman 6 (15–12) Nikolić, Sudzum 6
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31 January 2005
20:15
Croatia  25–28  Norway Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Bord, Buy (FRA)
Vori 7 (11–12) Kjelling 7
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1 February 2005
16:15
Germany  26–29  Croatia Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
Kehrmann 5 (11–15) Lacković 11
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1 February 2005
18:15
Serbia and Montenegro  28–28  Spain Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Stojanović 7 (16–19) Garralda 7
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1 February 2005
20:15
Norway  34–31  Sweden Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
Skjærvold 9 (14–15) Ahlm 9
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3 February 2005
16:15
Sweden  22–27  Germany Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Andersson 7 (13–14) Kehrmann 7
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3 February 2005
18:15
Croatia  24–23  Serbia and Montenegro Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
Balić, Džomba 6 (10–11) Anđelković, Milosavljević 5
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3 February 2005
20:15
Spain  31–24  Norway Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
Uríos 7 (15–12) three players 5
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Placement Matches[edit]

11th place game[edit]

5 February
11:00
Slovenia  29–32  Sweden Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Dolejš, Kohout (CZE)
Rutenka 9 (14–17) Petterson 7
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9th place game[edit]

5 February
13:00
Czech Republic  34–39  Germany Salle Bir Challouf, Nabeul
Referees: Baum, Góralczyk (POL)
Bruna, Filip 8 (15–16) Jansen 8
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7th place game[edit]

5 February
10:00
Russia  27–30  Norway Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Adjemian, Götz (ARG)
Koksharov 11 (15–14) Hagen 7
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5th place game[edit]

5 February
12:30
Greece  26–37  Serbia and Montenegro Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Referees: Arnaldsson, Viðarsson (ISL)
Karypidis 6 (12–15) Stojanović 6
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Final round[edit]

Bracket[edit]

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
5 February – 15:00 (Radès)
 
 
 Tunisia30
 
6 February – 17:30 (Radès)
 
 Spain33
 
 Spain40
 
5 February – 17:30 (Radès)
 
 Croatia34
 
 Croatia35
 
 
 France32
 
Bronze Match
 
 
6 February – 15:00 (Radès)
 
 
 France26
 
 
 Tunisia25

Semifinals[edit]

5 February
15:00
Tunisia  30–33  Spain Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Attendance: 14,000
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Hmam 9 (16–18) Romero 8
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5 February
17:30
Croatia  35–32  France Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Attendance: 10,000
Referees: Vakula, Ljudovik (UKR)
Balić 8 (15–14) Guigou 7
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Third place game[edit]

6 February
15:00
France  26–25  Tunisia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Attendance: 13,500
Referees: Lauren, Nielsen (DEN)
Guigou 6 (10–14) Hmam 11
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Final[edit]

6 February
17:30
Spain  40–34  Croatia Hall 7th Novembre, Radès
Attendance: 14,000
Referees: Lemme, Ullrich (GER)
García 11 (21–13) Dzomba 7
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Final standings[edit]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 Spain
 Croatia
 France

See also[edit]

References[edit]