IHF World Championship 2019 – Germany/Denmark
Main Round, Group II
Herning, Jyske Bank Boxen
Norway played a difficult game against Egypt, which made many problems for the Scandinavians, but a fantastic right back Magnus Abelvik Rød (21) and Sander Sagosen scored 10 goals each, meanwhile, Torbjørn Begerud had very good periods in the Norwegian goal, when he saved clear chances and 7 meters. Egypt deserves to be remarked, they have a good team, with a solid defense and a creative attack, being able to make life difficult for each of the opponents. Norway is still in the race for a semifinal, tomorrow they will meet Sweden after a short rest.
Norway – Egypt 32 – 28 (16 – 14)
Referees: Lopez, Sabrosos (POR)
Topscorers: Magnus Abelvik Rød-Sander Sagosen (NOR) 10 goals each and Mohammad Sanad – Ahmed Elahmar (EGY) 4 goals each
France managed to defeat Iceland easily in the second day of the Main Round.
Iceland – France 22 – 31 (11 – 15)
Topscorers: Om Elvar Jonsson (ISL) 5 and Melvyn Richardson-Valentin Porte (FRA) 5 goals each