Handball - Men's World Championship : presentation and medal winners

Information and history

First edition1938
Editions24 (including 2015)
Official nameIHF World Men's Handball Championship
Wikipedia linkhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IHF_World_Men's_Handball_Championship
OrganiserInternational Handball Federation
First winnerGermanyGermany Germany
Most winsFranceFrance France (5)
Most recent winnerFranceFrance France





All time table since 1938

Team Appearances First appearance Best result Pts MP W D L GF GA diff
1 Sweden 22 1938 1st 210 153 103 4 46 3719 3124 +595
2 Spain 18 1958 1st 199 142 96 7 39 3919 3291 +628
3 France 20 1954 1st 188 142 91 6 45 3549 3142 +407
4 Denmark 21 1938 2nd 174 140 84 6 50 3352 3018 +334
5 Croatia 11 1995 1st 144 93 70 4 19 2710 2283 +427
6 Germany 12 1938 1st 142 99 67 8 24 2757 2327 +430
7 Hungary 18 1958 2nd 138 126 65 8 53 3007 2828 +179
8 Russia 11 1993 1st 128 94 61 6 27 2639 2270 +369
9 Yougoslavia 14 1958 1st 121 92 57 7 28 2185 1832 +353
10 Romania 14 1958 1st 118 92 57 4 31 2076 1840 +236
11 Poland 14 1958 2nd 111 95 54 3 38 2328 2196 +132
12 Iceland 18 1958 - 103 112 49 5 58 2773 2704 +69
13 Czechoslovakia 12 1954 1st 89 72 41 7 24 1439 1213 +226
14 Egypt 12 1993 4th 83 89 39 5 45 2181 2211 -30
15 West Germany 10 1954 1st 82 59 39 4 16 1142 910 +232
   (Calculation Limited to the first 15 and based on W=2 pts, D=1 pts and D=0 pts)




Medal winners since 1938 with links to results and winners

2015 (Host Country : QatarHost Country : Qatar)   1. FranceFrance France 2. QatarQatar Qatar3. PolandPoland Poland
2013 (Host Country : SpainHost Country : Spain)   1. SpainSpain Spain 2. DenmarkDenmark Denmark3. CroatiaCroatia Croatia
2011 (Host Country : SwedenHost Country : Sweden)   1. FranceFrance France 2. DenmarkDenmark Denmark3. SpainSpain Spain
2009 (Host Country : CroatiaHost Country : Croatia)   1. FranceFrance France 2. CroatiaCroatia Croatia3. PolandPoland Poland
2007 (Host Country : GermanyHost Country : Germany)   1. GermanyGermany Germany 2. PolandPoland Poland3. DenmarkDenmark Denmark
2005 (Host Country : TunisiaHost Country : Tunisia)   1. SpainSpain Spain 2. CroatiaCroatia Croatia3. FranceFrance France
2003 (Host Country : PortugalHost Country : Portugal)   1. CroatiaCroatia Croatia 2. GermanyGermany Germany3. FranceFrance France
2001 (Host Country : FranceHost Country : France)   1. FranceFrance France 2. SwedenSweden Sweden3. YugoslaviaYugoslavia Yougoslavia
1999 (Host Country : EgyptHost Country : Egypt)   1. SwedenSweden Sweden 2. RussiaRussia Russia3. YugoslaviaYugoslavia Yougoslavia
1997 (Host Country : JapanHost Country : Japan)   1. RussiaRussia Russia 2. SwedenSweden Sweden3. FranceFrance France
1995 (Host Country : IcelandHost Country : Iceland)   1. FranceFrance France 2. CroatiaCroatia Croatia3. SwedenSweden Sweden
1993 (Host Country : SwedenHost Country : Sweden)   1. RussiaRussia Russia 2. FranceFrance France3. SwedenSweden Sweden
1990 (Host Country : CzechoslovakiaHost Country : Czechoslovakia)   1. SwedenSweden Sweden 2. U.S.S.R.U.S.S.R. U.S.S.R.3. RomaniaRomania Romania
1986 (Host Country : SwitzerlandHost Country : Switzerland)   1. YugoslaviaYugoslavia Yougoslavia 2. HungaryHungary Hungary3. East GermanyEast Germany East Germany
1982 (Host Country : West GermanyHost Country : West Germany)   1. U.S.S.R.U.S.S.R. U.S.S.R. 2. YugoslaviaYugoslavia Yougoslavia3. PolandPoland Poland
1978 (Host Country : DenmarkHost Country : Denmark)   1. West GermanyWest Germany West Germany 2. U.S.S.R.U.S.S.R. U.S.S.R.3. East GermanyEast Germany East Germany
1974 (Host Country : East GermanyHost Country : East Germany)   1. RomaniaRomania Romania 2. East GermanyEast Germany East Germany3. YugoslaviaYugoslavia Yougoslavia
1970 (Host Country : FranceHost Country : France)   1. RomaniaRomania Romania 2. East GermanyEast Germany East Germany3. YugoslaviaYugoslavia Yougoslavia
1967 (Host Country : SwedenHost Country : Sweden)   1. CzechoslovakiaCzechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 2. DenmarkDenmark Denmark3. RomaniaRomania Romania
1964 (Host Country : CzechoslovakiaHost Country : Czechoslovakia)   1. RomaniaRomania Romania 2. SwedenSweden Sweden3. CzechoslovakiaCzechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
1961 (Host Country : West GermanyHost Country : West Germany)   1. RomaniaRomania Romania 2. CzechoslovakiaCzechoslovakia Czechoslovakia3. SwedenSweden Sweden
1958 (Host Country : East GermanyHost Country : East Germany)   1. SwedenSweden Sweden 2. CzechoslovakiaCzechoslovakia Czechoslovakia3. West GermanyWest Germany West Germany
1954 (Host Country : SwedenHost Country : Sweden)   1. SwedenSweden Sweden 2. West GermanyWest Germany West Germany3. CzechoslovakiaCzechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
1938 (Host Country : GermanyHost Country : Germany)   1. GermanyGermany Germany 2. AustriaAustria Austria3. SwedenSweden Sweden

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