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

Information and history

First edition1938
Editions25 (including 2017)
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 (6)
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 23 1938 1st 220 160 108 4 48 3952 3290 +662
2 Spain 19 1958 1st 211 149 102 7 40 4136 3463 +673
3 France 21 1954 1st 206 151 100 6 45 3831 3360 +471
4 Denmark 22 1938 2nd 184 146 89 6 51 3534 3175 +359
5 Croatia 12 1995 1st 156 102 76 4 22 2964 2516 +448
6 Germany 13 1938 1st 152 105 72 8 25 2936 2455 +481
7 Hungary 19 1958 2nd 144 133 68 8 57 3209 3022 +187
8 Russia 12 1993 1st 134 100 64 6 30 2804 2438 +366
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 15 1958 2nd 117 102 57 3 42 2495 2369 +126
12 Iceland 19 1958 - 107 118 50 7 61 2926 2856 +70
13 Czechoslovakia 12 1954 1st 89 72 41 7 24 1439 1213 +226
14 Norway 14 1958 2nd 89 87 41 7 39 2119 1978 +141
15 Egypt 13 1993 4th 89 95 42 5 48 2338 2375 -37
   (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

2017 (Host Country : FranceHost Country : France)   1. FranceFrance France 2. NorwayNorway Norway3. SloveniaSlovenia Slovenia
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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