The International Handball Federation is the official association website He stressed that instead of China, Kazakhstan will enter the qualifying group for the No. 2 Olympiad, which will be held in Gyr, in addition to Hungary, Russia and Serbia. It has also been reported that only three teams will participate in the mini-tournament Montenegro instead of four.
|Stein Ofted will face rivals only in the Montenegrin qualifiers (Photo: AFP)|
According to the IHF, a seat in Group 3 became vacant because Kazakhstan was replaced by a withdrawing China. International Federation to replace the Kazakhs first Hong Kong , Then Thailand He requested, but the former did not pledge to leave, while the latter did not reply by the specified date.
Only six teams participated in the Asian qualifying tournament, and in the absence of an additional option, FIFA decided to hold the Montenegro tournament with the participation of three national teams instead of four.
Women’s handball, Olympic qualifications
Group Two Program (General)
Friday, March 19
17.00: Hungary – Kazakhstan
20.00: Russia and Serbia
Saturday 20 March
17.30: Hungary – Serbia
20.30: Russia and Kazakhstan
Sunday 21 March
17.30: Serbia and Kazakhstan
20.30: Hungary and Russia
1 set: Spain (Director), Sweden, Argentina, Senegal
Group 3: Montenegro (director), Norway, Romania *
* Instead of four, three teams will participate in the mini-tournament
The first place winners in the tournaments will advance to the women’s handball championship at the Tokyo Summer Olympics.