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May 18, 2021

Handball WC: Denmark beats Russia 31-27

Russia and Denmark were the stars of the most attractive game of Group B at the World Championships in Spain, the official website of the competition reports. The Scandinavian side, led by a brilliant Mikkel Hansen, beat another of the big names of the tournament in the exciting last moments. The Danish Anders Eggert recorded an 80% of accuracy.Oleg Kuleshov, Russian head coach said: “We have witnessed a great handball match. Denmark have great players, but, most of all, they have Landin. We had many opportunities, but he was sensational”.Ulrik Wilbek, Danish head coach: “The start was great, although afterwards when they marked Hansen very tightly we suffered. Markussen made some very important goals. We cannot underestimate Macedonia. It won’t be easy”.Other results on Sunday night: Chile – Iceland 22-38; Qatar – Macedonia 30-34.

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