Qatar had its first test match tonight, and the Arabian players surely are aware of the hot climate in the Sultinate, so with the Croatians playing their second game within a short period, Qatar kept up the level till the score 6:6, but then it were only the east-europeans hitting the net.
Thanks to their strong goalkeeping and superior performance the Croats dominated the dying minutes winning it clearly b 14:6.
In the second period Qatar put on some pressure on the actual European Champions and for seven minutes the score has been level.
Also, the final minutes brought an equal fight, where thanks to an important time out, the Croats brought home the victory.
Croatia – Qatar 2:0 (14:6) (17:14)