Tomorrow it will begin! , This is how you watch the Handball World Cup on TV

The 2023 World Cup (11–29 January) will be co-hosted by Poland and Sweden. In Poland, the venues are Katowice, Kraków, Plock (President’s Cup solely) and Gdańsk, whereas in Sweden the venues are Stockholm (ultimate solely), Gothenburg, Malmö, Jönköping and Kristianstad.

The opening recreation, Olympic champion France towards hosts Poland, is on January 11, 2023 in Katowice, with the ultimate on January 29 – as in EM 2020 – at Stockholm’s Tele2 soccer area. After hosts France, the defending world champions had been the first workforce to qualify for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.

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Gislason requires group win and divulges World Cup favorites

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The World Cup will be held for the second time with 32 groups. There are eight preliminary spherical teams with 4 groups every. The three greatest groups from every of the eight teams advance to the important spherical (4 teams of six), which will be held in Katowice, Kraków, Malmö and Gothenburg. Points/targets from video games towards groups which have additionally certified will be taken into consideration in the important spherical.

After the conclusion of the important spherical, the first and second place winners in every group qualify for the quarter-finals (knockout system).

Fourth in the preliminary spherical in the Presidents Cup (in two teams of 4) for locations 25 to 31 in the World Championship.

Where does the German workforce play?

The workforce of nationwide coach Alfred Gislausson (63) takes place in Katowice in the preliminary spherical Group E. The opponents are Asian champions Qatar (January 13; 6pm), Serbia (January 15; 6pm) and Algeria (January 17; 6pm).

If the DHB choice qualifies for the important spherical, they will meet the three greatest groups in preliminary spherical Group F (Argentina, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway) in Katowice.

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Things will soon get serious for national coach Alfred Gislasson and our national handball team

Things will quickly get severe for nationwide coach Alfred Gislasson and our nationwide handball workforce

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Where can you watch the World Cup on TV?

ARD and ZDF share German sports activities. Eurosport will additionally supply round 15 video games (with out German participation) on free TV – together with the ultimate if Germany does not go that far. Sportdeutschland.television streams (for a payment) all the video games of the 2023 World Cup. Stephanie Muller-Spirra (39) moderates on ARD with skilled Dominique Klein (39). Florian Naas (54) feedback. Katrin Müller-Hohenstein (57) and Sven-Sören Kristoffersen (37) lead via the broadcast on ZDF. The commentators are Martin Schneider (55), Christoph Haim (63) and world champion Markus Bauer (51).

Presenter Stephanie Müller-Spirra makes her World Cup debut for ARD

Presenter Stephanie Müller-Spirra makes her World Cup debut for ARD

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Who are the high favourites?

Olympic champions France, world champions Denmark and European champions Sweden are the large favourites. But Spain, Croatia, Egypt, hosts Poland, Slovenia, Iceland and Germany are additionally lurking.

Who are the stars?

France comes via once more with Nikola Karabatic (38). The four-time world champion simply cannot have sufficient. But the star of the French is Dika Mem (25). The left-handed participant performs for high European membership FC Barcelona.

In world champion Denmark, three-time world handball participant Mikael Hansen (35) is again after cardiac arrhythmia and pulmonary embolism. Two others in the squad present wow results: present world handball participant and goalkeeper Niklas Landin (33, THW Kiel) and Matthias Gidsel (23, Fuchs Berlin). The left-hander and Olympic MVP has been working magic in the Bundesliga since the summer time. Sander Sagosen (27, THW Kiel) of Norway is slot in time after present process two foot surgical procedures. Other stars: Swedish European Championships MVP Jim Gottfriedsson (30, SG Flensburg-Handveit), Aaron Palmersson (32, Iceland), Alex Duzhbaev (30, Spain), Domagoj Duvanjac (34, Croatia/THW Kiel).

National coach Gislason needed to report a workforce of 35 to the world federation IHF by 25 November. This will be lowered to 18 by the time of the World Cup. These have to be reported to the IHF by 8:45 am on 13 January (the first World Cup recreation towards Qatar).

How a lot are the prizes?

The world federation IHF paid the world champion the equal of 101,583 euros. 60,950 Euros for second place, 40,633 Euros for third place and 15,237 Euros for fourth place.

The German Handball Association (DHB) has not but negotiated a premium for the workforce. Most just lately, there have been 500,000 Euros for the title (workforce and workers), 380,000 Euros for second place, 260,000 Euros for third place and 140,000 Euros for fourth place.

How do I get tickets?

Tickets for all German video games can be found on the DHB web site at or at campaign/en/handball23/?affiliate=NEK. Against Qatar, the most cost-effective card prices 29 Polish Zloty (about 6.20 euros).


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