Saudi Arabia national handball team

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Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
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Association Saudi Handball Federation
Coach Nenad Kljaić
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Results
World Championship
Appearances 8 (First in 2003)
Best result 19th (2003, 2013)
Asian Championship
Appearances 12 (First in 1977)
Best result 3rd (2002, 2008, 2012)
Last updated on Unknown.

The Saudi Arabia national handball team is the national handball team of Saudi Arabia and is controlled by the Saudi Arabia Handball Association. The team has participated in the 2003 World Men's Handball Championship and 2009.

Results[edit]

World Championship[edit]

  • 1997 – 21st place
  • 1999 – 22nd place
  • 2001 – 21st place
  • 2003 – 19th place
  • 2009 – 23rd place
  • 2013 – 19th place
  • 2015 – 22nd place
  • 2017 – 20th place

Asian Championship[edit]

Year Round
Kuwait 1977 8th
China 1979 did not qualify
South Korea 1983 5th
Jordan 1987 did not qualify
China 1989 5th
Japan 1991 10th
Bahrain 1993 4th
Kuwait 1995 did not qualify
Japan 2000 Withdrew
Iran 2002 3rd
Qatar 2004 5th
Thailand 2006 Withdrew
Iran 2008 3rd
Lebanon 2010 4th
Saudi Arabia 2012 3rd
Bahrain 2014 6th
Bahrain 2016 4th

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the 2017 World Men's Handball Championship.[1]

Head coach: Nenad Kljaić

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 P Ali Al-Ibrahim (1997-04-24) 24 April 1997 (age 19) 1.81 m 14 29 Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli
3 LW Abdullah Al-Abbas (1992-01-30) 30 January 1992 (age 25) 1.65 m 45 160 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
5 P Hassan Al-Janabi (1983-07-25) 25 July 1983 (age 33) 1.86 m 59 73 Saudi Arabia Mudhar
7 CB Sadiq Al-Mohsin (1997-10-23) 23 October 1997 (age 19) 1.80 m 19 110 Saudi Arabia Al-Moheet
8 CB Abdullah Al-Hammad (1990-10-10) 10 October 1990 (age 26) 1.85 m 83 109 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
12 GK Manaf Al-Saeed (1976-05-19) 19 May 1976 (age 40) 1.89 m 206 14 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
13 RW Abdulazez Saeed (1990-01-28) 28 January 1990 (age 27) 1.89 m 14 10 Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli
15 RW Ahmed Al-Abdulali (1988-06-18) 18 June 1988 (age 28) 1.82 m 113 281 Saudi Arabia Mudhar
16 GK Mohammad Al-Salem (1986-04-03) 3 April 1986 (age 30) 1.85 m 131 6 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
18 CB Fahad Al-Farhan (1995-10-25) 25 October 1995 (age 21) 1.76 m 6 1 Saudi Arabia Al-Rawdhah
22 P Mahdi Al-Salem (1990-02-16) 16 February 1990 (age 27) 1.85 m 119 382 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
23 GK Nawaf Al-Mutairi (1989-04-13) 13 April 1989 (age 27) 1.90 m 7 0 Saudi Arabia Al-Wehda
24 CB Hisham Al-Obaidi (1988-03-20) 20 March 1988 (age 29) 1.82 m 117 317 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
33 LW Muneer Abu Alrahi (1990-03-25) 25 March 1990 (age 26) 1.70 m 30 60 Saudi Arabia Mudhar
37 CB Mohammed Al-Abbas (1992-12-19) 19 December 1992 (age 24) 1.68 m 74 146 Saudi Arabia Mudhar
39 CB Hassan Al-Khadrawi (1990-03-02) 2 March 1990 (age 27) 1.74 m 18 46 Saudi Arabia Mudhar
57 CB Mojtaba Al-Salem (1994-06-15) 15 June 1994 (age 22) 1.81 m 39 110 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
87 LB Mohammed Al-Zaer (1987-02-02) 2 February 1987 (age 30) 1.82 m 79 180 Saudi Arabia Mudhar

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