IHF Handball World Championship 2019 (Group C) - Day 3: Tunisia secure first win over Chile 36-30
14/01/2019 17:44, TUNIS/Tunisia
(TAP) - Tunisia's national handball team secured their first win at the IHF Handball World Championship 2019 after defeating Chile's 36-30 (hafltime: 18-15), at a Group C day-3 game played on Monday afternoon in Herning, Denmark.

With the win, Tunisia boost their chances of qualifying for the second round, pending their last two matches against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday and Austria next Thursday.

Tunisia's scorers: Oussama Hosni (2), Mosbah Sanai (6), Jihed Jaballah (3), Rafik Bacha (5), Marouène Chouiref (7), Ramzi Majdoub (1), Khaled Haj Youssef (1), Oussama Boughanmi (4), Mohamed Soussi (7).

Group C results
Day 3
Played Monday:
Tunisia - Chile                                          36-30
(1630): Norway - Austria
(1915): Denmark - Saudi Arabia

Day 2
Played Saturday:
Austria - Chile                   24-32
Norway - Saudi Arabia         40-21
Denmark - Tunisia              36-22

Day 1
Played Friday:
Tunisie - Norway            24 - 34
Saudi Arabia - Austria       22 - 29
Chile - Denmark             16 - 39

Rankings
Pts
G
W
D
L
GF
GA
  Dif.
1) Denmark
4
2
2
0
0
75
38
  37
2) Norway
4
2
2
0
0
74
45
  29
3) Austria
2
2
1
0
1
53
54
  -1
4) Tunisia
2
3
1
0
2
82
100
  -18
5) Chile
2
3
1
0
2
78
99
  -21
6) Saudi Arabia
0
2
0
0
2
43
69
  -26

Top three finishers qualify for the second round.

Next fixtures
Playing January 15 (Tunisia’s time 1615):
Saudi Arabia - Tunisia

Playing January 17 (1730):
Austria – Tunisia
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