/Junior handball team off to Oman for Asian Championship

Junior handball team off to Oman for Asian Championship

DOHA, Qatar's Junior Handball team will leave Doha on Saturday to Sultanate of Oman for 16th edition of Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship will take place from 16-26 July in Salalah, Oman.

Qatar junior team delegation to Oman is chaired by Mr. Khalifa Taiseer, the Assistant Secretary General of Qatar Handball Federation (QHF) accompanied by technical and managerial staff members and 19 players.

In the Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship, Qatar is pooled in group B alongside Iraq, Palestine and Syria. Qatar team will begin campaign in the event against Syria on July 16, followed by a match against Palestine on July 17 and will face Iraq on July 18.

The Asian championship acts as qualifying tournament to 2019 IHF Men's Junior World Championship 2019 scheduled in Spain

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee