Basle – Switzerland, July 08, 2013: All media can apply for their accreditation for the 2013 Men’s Youth World Championship in Hungary. The online registration has just started, the deadline for applying will expire on 1 August. Late entries might still be possible until 19 August.
You will find the online registration form under the following link:
The Men’s Youth World Championship will be played from 9 to 23 August in the cities of Budaörs and Erd.
Host Hungary will face Germany, Austria, Norway, Venezuela and Gabon in Group D in Erd. The opening match on 9 August will see Hungary playing Venezuela.
Defending champion Denmark is head of Group A in Budaörs and will compete with Egypt, Belarus, Japan, Serbia and Chile in their preliminary round matches.
The results of the draw:
Group A in Budaörs: Denmark, Egypt, Belarus, Japan, Serbia, Chile
Group B in Budaörs: Sweden, Slovenia, Qatar, Tunisia, Korea, Romania
Group C in Erd: Spain, Croatia, Argentina, Brazil, Angola, France
Group D in Erd: Hungary, Germany, Austria, Norway, Venezuela, Gabon
The four best-ranked teams of each group qualify for the eighth-finals, the remaining eight teams compete for the positions 17 to 24 in the President’s Cup.
Find all details, schedules and news on the event website www.handballhungary.com
The playing schedule is also available on the IHF website: http://www.ihf.info/files/Uploads/Documents/11400_Match_schedule_HUN.pdf